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To all to whome these presents shall Come I Richard Bennett Esq Governour and Capt Generall of Virginia send greeting in our Lord God everlasting where as by the Articles dated at James Citty the twelfth of March one thousand six hundred fifty & one Concluded and Signed by the Commssrs appointed by Authority of parliamt for the [illegible] settling & governing of Virginia at [illegible] & aided that the [illegible] of fifty acres of land for every prson transpoorted into Virga Collony should be confirmed as formerly granted and whereas by act of A Grand assembly made ye twenty first of Aprill one thousand six hundred fifty and five it was provided that all pattents shall hereafter be signed [illegible] ye Goverer & filed wth the Secretaries & shal be