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TITLE
Land Grant to William Smith, North Carolina
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB232_D928_A_I_02
PLACENAME
North Carolina
DATE OF IMAGE
1769
PERIOD
1760s
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
5520
KEYWORDS
land grants
USA
plantations
emigration
emigrants
colonies
Land Grant to William Smith, North Carolina

This certificate dated 6 May 1769 grants 100 acres of land at Richland Creek, a branch of McLendons Creek, in the county of Cumberland, North Carolina, to William Smith junior. The certificate gives a full description of the land and was enrolled in the office of the Auditor General at Wilmington.

The document is part of the JLM Mitchell Archive of the Gaelic Society of Inverness. Sheriff James Lachlan Martin Mitchell (b. 13 June 1929) was a native of Inverness and son of well-known doctor, Lachlan Mitchell. He was appointed full-time sheriff in Edinburgh in 1978 and served there until his retirement in 1995. He died on 26 November 2001


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Land Grant to William Smith, North Carolina

1760s

land grants; USA; plantations; emigration; emigrants; colonies

Highland Archive Centre

Sheriff JLM Mitchell (documents)

This certificate dated 6 May 1769 grants 100 acres of land at Richland Creek, a branch of McLendons Creek, in the county of Cumberland, North Carolina, to William Smith junior. The certificate gives a full description of the land and was enrolled in the office of the Auditor General at Wilmington.<br /> <br /> The document is part of the JLM Mitchell Archive of the Gaelic Society of Inverness. Sheriff James Lachlan Martin Mitchell (b. 13 June 1929) was a native of Inverness and son of well-known doctor, Lachlan Mitchell. He was appointed full-time sheriff in Edinburgh in 1978 and served there until his retirement in 1995. He died on 26 November 2001 <br /> <br /> <br /> For further information about this item and the collection to which it belongs, please <a href="mailto: archives@highlifehighland.com">email</a> the Highland Archive Service