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ABSTRACTS FROM PATENT CERTIFICATE BOOKS


Patent Book # 12



Folio 592
Dated 19 July 1670
Came John Pritchett of Talbot Co. and proved right to 50A for transporting himself into this province to inhabit. Warrent then issued in the name of the said John Pritchett for 50A of land due him for the consideration aforesaid.
On the back side of a warrent for 150A granted Daniel Jenifer 1 Dec 1668 - Daniel Jenifer of St. Maries Co. sells to John Pritchett of Talbot Co. a warrent for 150A



Patent Book # 21



Folio 283
Dated 20 Feb. 1680/81
John Pritchett a certificate of survey for "Ringwood" 50A on assignment from Thomas Pattison from a 400A warrent bearing date 1 Dec 1680



Patent Book # 21



Folio 541
Dated 25 April 1683
John Pritchett a certificate of survey for "Little Goshen" 50A on assignment from Thomas Smithson of Talbot Co. from a warrent dated 28 March 1683 for 3000A.



Patent Book CB # 2



Folio 373
John Pritchett - a patent
Due by assignment from Thomas Pattison 50A part of a warrent for 483A granted Pattison 1st Dec. Last Past. Patent granted John Pritchett 14 Nov 1684 for "Ringwood" on north side of a small bay called Rehoby Bay near the mouth on the east side of Hungar River. Survey bearing date 20 Feb. 1683/84



Patent Book IB &IL # 3C



Folio 112
John Pritchett - a patent
Due by assignment from Thomas Smithson part of a warrent for 3000A granted Smithson 28 March 1683. Patent granted John Pritchett 10 Aug. 1684 for "Little Goshen", 50A lying amongst the broken islands near a creek called Tedious Creek next to land called "Galloway" runs along Tedious Creek from mouth
Date of survey 25 Ap. 1683



Patent Book EE # 6



Folio 141
Zebulon Pritchett - a certificate of survey dated 24 Feb. 1713/14 for "Hazzard", from a warrent dated 13 Oct 1713

Folio 238
Edward Pritchett - a certificate of survey dated 11 March 1714/15 for "Addition to Hope" from a warrent dated 28 Feb. 1714/15

Folio 282
Zebulon Pritchett - a certificate of survey dated 25 Sept 1714 for "Addition to Hazzard" from a warrent dated 6 May 1714



Patent Book CE # 1



Folio 1
Zebulon Pritchett - a patent
Patent granted 10 Dec 1714
Survey taken 25 Sept 1714
Warrent dated 6 May 1714
For "Addition to Hazzard" 50A in woods on west side of Blackwater River on a ridge by side of great swamp

Folio 25
Edward Pritchett - a patent
Patent granted 10 April 1715
Survey taken 11 March 1714/15
Warrent dated 28 Feb. 1714/15
For "Addition to Hope" 67A on east side of a cove that maketh out on the east side of Hungar River, and on the west side of the main road that leadeth down to the streights

Folio 68
Zebulon Pritchett - a correction of courses for patent on page 1 of Patent Book CE # 1

Folio 112
Zebulon Pritchett - a patent
Patent granted 10 Dec. 1714
Survey taken 24 Feb. 1713/14
Warrent dated 13 Oct. 1713
For "Hazzard" 50A in woods near the edge of a deep swamp on west side of Blackwater River"



Liber IL # A



Folio 262 - 1723
"King's Hazard" located on the south side of West(or Wett) Savanah on path that leads from plantation of Charles Thompson to plantation where Major Henry Ennals did formerly live and on the west side of the northwest fork of the Nanticoke



Liber BC & GS # 1



Folio 41
"Harper's Lott" location in 1753 listed as near westward end of "King's Hazard" and to the northward of the road that leads from Cratchers Ferry to Mr. Trippes containing 17A.



Liber BC & GS # 12



Folio 209
Andrew Willis - 113A - called "Friendship Regulated" patented 23 September 1760 - rent 4 - 6 1/2
6 April 1754 - a warrent dated 31 October 1753 to resurvey land called "Friendship" originally granted to Thomas Hackett in 20 July 1734 for 70A.
Start - north corner of Davis's Old Field near Abraham Collings dwelling Plantation, runs into an older tract called "Grantham" granted to Edward Day 10 August 1684 located in woods near Cataiens Creek.




Liber BC & GS # 13




Folio 289
Same information as BC & GS # 12 Folio 209, except says Thomas Hackett patent 20 July 1743.




Liber BC & GS # 14




Folio 471
Lott Pritchett a certificate of survey
Dated 7 Aug 1761
For "Canteburry" on assignment from Doctor Henry Murray of Talbot Co. and John Manning from Dorchester Co. to Lott Pritchett of Dorchester Co. - land said to be below where Prichart lives now.



Liber BC & GS # 17




Folio 564
Patent granted 7 August 1761
Survey bearing date 7 Aug. 1761
Lott Pritchett - a patent
For 57A on assignment from Henry Murray from a grant for 57A dated 25 Feb 1761
And for 40A on assignment from John Manning from a grant for 40A dated 18 April 1761
Land called "Canteberry" containing 97A on south west side of the long branch that issuath out of west side of North west Fork of Nanticoke



Liber BC & GS # 23




Folio 578
No new information.




Liber BC & GS # 24




Folio 673
Andrew Willis - his certificate for 304A "Friendship Regulated" patented 25 March 1764 - Rent 12 - 2
Resurvey of land originally patented 23 September 1760 113A
New survey 108A 108A originally, add to it 196A of vacant land - all not patented under name "Friendship Regulated" .
Only landmark listed - adjacent land called "Grantham" formerly belonging to Day Scott


Liber BC & GS # 30




Folio 443
Edward Pritchett - certificate for "Pritchett's Lott"
Special warrent for resurvey 29 Dec. 1763
Survey examined and passed 11 July 1765
Patent granted 6 Dec. 1765
A resurvey of "Harper's Lot" originally surveyed on 10 Aug. 1753 granted to John Harper contained 17A. Resurvey shows only contained 13A clear, 4A overlaps into an older survey called "Kings Hazzard" original survey 10 Sept 1723 granted to John King.
To the remaining 13A surveyor added 79A of vacant land and called whole "Pritchett's Lott". Touches land called "Hope" on north east side of a pond that makes out of main branch of Travers Creek.



Liber BC & GS # 31




Folio 15
Edward Pritchett Patent for "Pritchett's Lott" granted 6 Dec. 1765



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