Land Records

Bureau of Land Management- United States


James Monroe
President of the United States of America

Know ye, That in presence of the Acts of Congress appropriating
and granting Land to the Late Army of the United States, passed on and since
the sixth day of May, 1812,

David Walraven

having deposited in the General Land-office a Warrant in his favor,
numbered 23,3/18 there is granted unto the said David
Walraven___________ late a private in Calhouns
Company of Riflemen _____________a certain tract of land,
containing One hundred & sixty acres being the South East quarter
of Section Four of Township fourteen north, in
Range Four, East in the Tract appropriated (by the Acts afore-
said) for Military Bounties, in the territory of Arkansas
TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the said quarter, Section of Land,
with the appartenances thereof, unto the said, David Walraven
and to his
heirs and assigns forever.

IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have caused these letters
to be made patent, and the Seal of the General Land Office
to be herewith affixed. Given under my Hand at the
City of Washington this twenty seventh day
of November ______ in the Year of our
Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty
and of the Independence of the United States of America
the forty - fifth.
By the President, James Monroe

James Monroe Commissioner of the General Land Office

Details Patentee David Walraven....... Warantee David Walraven
Survey Arkansas........Acres160........ Metes/Bounds No
Title Transfer Nov 27 1820 Land Office Arkansas
Cancelled NO
Authority May 6, 1812 Script Warrant Act of 1812 (2 STAT. 728)
Document Nr23348
Accession Serial Nr AR 2950
BLM Serial Nr. AR NO S/R

Some Land Grants of North Carolina

Anson County

Baker, Samuel
Entry No. 367
File No. 012
Warrant: To Samuel Baker 600 acres above John Wilson's
11 May 1753
Matt Rowan directed to Mr. Sam Young Deputy Surveyor

Baker, Samuel
File No. 013
Warrant: 600 Acres to Samuel Baker on Golden Grove above his other survey.
11 May 1753
Matt Rowan

Mecklenburg County
Garvin, John
File No. 850 (1571)
GR No. 580
Book 23 p. 315
319 acres on Bullocks Creek –McAdowes corner–Riggs line–Thomas Prices line–Flintons corner
29 Apr 1768
Wm Tryon

Garvin, John
File No. 851 (1572)
GR No. 83
Book 17, p. 392 (18, 359)
147 acres on waters of Turkey Creek adjacent his own land....Cedar Fork
25 Apr 1767
Wm Tryon

Tryon County
Spence, John
File No. 547
Grant No. 422
Book No. 22 p. 101

Plat: Surveyed for John Spence 176 acres on the south side of Ellysons Creek of the Catawbaw River...McDowalls corner
20th July 1771
Jno Kirkconell, John black & William McDowall,
C. B. Grant issued 22 May 1772


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