William Akers' 1780 Virginia Land Grant
Governor Thomas Jefferson, Esq.
This document grants William Akers 400 acres in what was then Henry County Virginia in exchange for 40 shillings sterling.
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Publication: 1 February 1780.
Other Format: Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Grants A-Z, 1-124, reels 42-190; Virginia State Land Office. Grants 125- , reels 369-.
Note Location: Henry County.
Description: 400 acres on Lazy Run of Blackwater River adjoining Thomas Miller.
Source: Land Office Grants A, 1779-1780 (v.1 & 2 p.1-685), p. 258 (Reel 42).
Part of the index to the recorded copies of grants issued by the Virginia Land Office. The collection is housed in the Archives at the Library of Virginia.
Subject - Personal Akers, William. Miller, Thomas.
Subject - Topical Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- Virginia -- Henry County.
Subject -Geographic Henry County (Va.) -- History -- 18th century.
Genre/Form Land grants -- Virginia -- Henry County.
Added Entry Virginia. Land Office. Register. Land grants, 1779-
Library of Virginia. Archives.
Source accessed online November 11, 2003