Jesse Pugh Jr. - Land Survey - 1789

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Jesse PUGH junr.
267 Acres
Frederick County
Recd. 30th Septemr. 88
Grant (Issued?) 2d.
April 1789
Examd.

Frederick County Sct. By Virtue of a Warrant from the Office of the
late Proprietor of the Northern neck N 1380. Dated the 16" day
of January 1789 I have Surveyed for Jesse PUGH Junr. the following
tract of Land in Frederick COunty Aforesaid. Adjoining the lands
of James LAURENCE son of John LAURENCE dec'd on Hog creek which
is bounded as follows. Beginning at a white oak and hickory
corner to the land of James LAURENCE (formerly John LAWRENCE and
running thence with his line reversed S 49 3/4 degr. W 196 poles crossing
a branch several times to a pine on a hill said LAURENCES corner thence
along said LAURENCES line again reversed N 34 3/4 ds. W 45 poles to two
white oaks corner to John WHITE thence along WHITES line South
25 3/4 degs. W (crossing the branch) 82 poles to a large white oak
stump in a Valley in said WHITES line and corner to CLEAVER
thence S 74 d. E 66 poles to a white oak on the South side of a hill
thence down the hill S 40 degrees E 34 poles to a hickory on CLEAVES line

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line thence along it S 61 degs. E 28 poles crossing Hog creek to a pine
on the side of a hill CLEAVERS corner and the course continued in all
42 poles to three pines thence N 40 degrees E 34 poles to two Pines
on a hill thence N 60 E 178 Poles to two chesnut oaks on a high hill
thence N 40 E 100 poles to a white a Spanish oak on the N W
side of a hill in the line of said James LAURENCE thence N 12 degs.
W 66 poles to Spanish oak on the side of a hill thence S 84 1/4 dgs.
W 130 poles to the beginning Containing 267 Acres of which the above
is a Plott Surveyed the 27th day of September 1788.

John Cordell D S F C
Ben Ashby S F C

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