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Title Towns: Colonel Renssalaer's 1774 patent, legal status of
Dates of Creation 1791
Scope & Content A 1791 letter dated from [?] Benson to Samuel Jones regarding a grant to Colonel Renssalaer ca.1774.
Administrative/Biographical History Colonel Renssalaer exchanged one grant for another about 1774 and in his will devised the real estate to his heirs about 1783. Several tennants living on the grant prior to Renssalaer's purchase are bringing suit for ownership about 1791.
Related People Jones, Samuel
Credit line Bequest of Hall Park McCullough
Catalog Number 2009.163.113.19