William Claiborne -- Land Grant


James City, Virginia

Land Granted by Gov. Francis Wyatt - 1624

William Claybourne, of James City, Gent., (for his first dividend) 150 acres on the West side of Southampton river, in the Corporation of Elizabeth City; divided into two parcels (vizt.) 50 acres adjoining the lands of John Gunnery and William Lansden; and 100 acres adjoining the other side of said Lansden's land, and that of Wm. Capps.
Due for the transportation from England of three servants (vizt.) William Harris, who came in the Georg, 1621, and William Morris and Jon. Pipps who came in the Tyger 1621.

Granted by Wyatt, June 3d, 1624.

(Source: Virginia Land Records, From The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, the William and Mary College Quarterly, and Tyler's Quarterly, published in 1982.)

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