Pipkin Family Association

Elisha Pipkin Land Grant, 10 Nov 1784

Secretary of State Land Grant Office
Warrants, Plats, etc. Dobbs County

No. 1775
County - Dobbs
Name - Elisha Pipkin
Acres - 250
Grant No. - 520
Issued - 10 Nov 1784
Warrant No. - [blank]
Entry No. - 696
Entered - 9 Aug 1779
Book No. - 57
Page No. - 233
Location - On the north side of Falling Creek

No. 696
Richard Caswell, Jun.
Entry Officer of Claims for Lands in the County of Dobbs

To the Surveyor of the said County, Greeting,

You are hereby required, as soon as may be, to lay off and survey, for Elisha Pipkin a Tract or Parcel of Land, containing two hundred & fifty Acres, lying in the County aforesaid, on the North side of Falling Creek Joining his own Joshua Granthams & Stephen Pipkins lines.

Observing the Directions of the Act of Assembly in such Case made and provided for running out Lands. Two just and fair Plans of such Survey, with a proper Certificate annexed to each, you are to transmit, with this Warrant, to the Secretary's Office without Delay.

Given under my Hand at Kingston
the 9th Day of August Anno
Dom. 1779
Rich'd Caswell Jun'r

State of North Carolina
Dobbs County
May 7th 1779
Survey'd for Elisha Pipkin a plantation containing two hundred & fifty acres land in Dobbs County on the North side falling Creek, Begining at a pissimon tree standing in a Meadow on Jno Bizzels line & 35 pole from sd Bizzels Corner thence runing with sd line South Eighty nine & East two hundred & eighteen pole to a white oak in sd Bizzels line then with Joshua Granthams line South one hundred & eighty five pole to a Blackjack, Elisha Pipkins corner thence with his line West two hundred & eighteen pole to a pine then a Direct line to the Begining.

Jn. Markland Surv'r
Jonathan Taylor } CC
Hardy Newsom }

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