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title:“Warrant issued to James Scott”
authors:George Mason
date written:1779-7-12

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Mason, George. "Letter to James Scott." The Papers of George Mason. Vol. 2. Ed. Robert A. Rutland. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1970. 532-34. Print.
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Manuscript, Henry E. Huntington Library, San Marino, Calif.

Warrant issued to James Scott (July 12, 1779)

[12 July 1779]
List of Geo: Mason's Certificates & Assignments of Importation Rights Certificates granted by Fairfax County Court
1773. June 22d to Harry Piper for Importation of 377. Persons
1773. July 20th. to Robert Adam for " " 87.
1773. July 20. to George Mason for " " 5.
469.
[532]
1779
Do. by Prince William County Court
1773. August 2d. to John Smith for " " 28.
1774. March 11th. to Cumberland Willson for 40.
Do. " " Do. " " " 20.
Do. " " Do. " " " 17.
77.
Do. to Alexander Campbell for " " 41.
Do. " " Do. " " " 28.
69.
1773. Decemr. 6th. to John Graham for " 132.
Do. " " Do. '' " 85.
217.
391.
Do. by Henrico County Court,
1774. May Court to Thomas Smith for " " 137.
997.
NB. The Certificates of Assignments of all the above Importation Rights were examined &certified by Benjm:
Waller Esqr. in the Secretarie's Office in June 1774.
Certificates granted by Fairfax County Court
1776. May 20th. to William Ramsay for Importation of 37.
1776. June 17th. to Robert Adam for '' " 84.
1776. Octor. 21st. to Carlyle & Dalton for " " 66.
1776. Octor. 21st. to John Dalton for " " 6.
193.
Do. by Caroline County Court
1776. Novr. 24th. to James Dunlop for " " 7.
1197.
1197. Charter Rights at 50 Acres each is. . . . . . .59,850. Acres of Land July 12th: 1779. Warrants assured to George Mason of Fairfax County Esqr., Warrant No. 1. for. . .168. Right . . .8,400. Acres Do. " 2. for. . .166. Do. . . . . .8,300.
Do. " 3. for. . .164. Do. . . . . .8,200.
Do. " 4. for. . .162. Do. . . . . .8,100.
Do. " 5. for. . .160. Do. . . . . .8,000.
41,000.
Do. " 6. for. . . 91. . . . . . . . . .4,550.
Do. " 7. for. . . 84. . . . . . . . . .4,200.
Do. " 8. for. . . 82. . . . . . . . . .4,100.
Do. " 9. for. . . 80. . . . . . . . . .4,000.
16,850.
Do. " 10. for. . . 40. . . . . . . . . .2,000.
1197. Rights 59,850. Acres vid: the oth[er] Side
[reverse side]
Warrant issued to James Scott of Prince William County Clerk July 12th. 1779. vizt. No. 11 for 59 Rights (at 5o Acres each) is
2950. Acres of Land

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