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3 edition of First United States land surveys, 1786. found in the catalog.

First United States land surveys, 1786.

Charles Whittlesey

First United States land surveys, 1786.

Seven ranges in Ohio.

by Charles Whittlesey

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Published in [Cleveland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ohio
    • Subjects:
    • Ohio -- Surveys.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas Hutchins, geographer. By Col. Charles Whittlesey.
      SeriesWestern reserve historical society. Tract [v. 2, no.] 71
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF495 .W62
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[491]-495 p.
      Number of Pages495
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6944294M
      LC Control Number04022370
      OCLC/WorldCa3000319

        Search or browse digitized United States Land Office certificates of title for soldiers, their heirs, and assignees, dated from to and arranged alphabetically by the last name of the soldier. These land grants (generally 40 acres) were given in token of military service during the Creek, Cherokee, and Seminole Indian Wars, the Mexican War, the Florida War, and the War of or. James SKAGGS, Jr. first appeared in the records in when he received lands from his father and mother, James and Rachel SKAGGS. He may be the one designated as "Little James SKAGGS jr." who reported in that he had seen Indians between Ninian CLOYD's and Peter POOR's (Chalkley, Chronicles, III, ; Preston Papers, Draper Mss., 3 QQ 54).

        From to , Meriwether Lewis and William Clark explored and mapped the area with considerable accuracy for the time period, allowing for the western expansion of the United States. Other famous land surveyors. There are, of course, other examples. The United States of America was created on July 4, , with the Declaration of Independence of thirteen British colonies. In the Lee Resolution of July 2, , the colonies resolved that they were free and independent states. Their independence was recognized by Great Britain in the Treaty of Paris of , which concluded the American Revolutionary War.

      Plan of Bradley and Eddington area contain acres. Adjacent to east side of Penobscot River and New Worcester surveyed by Barnabas Dodge in Surveyed for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in Includes notation "11, acres, including Ponds, assigned for Jonathan Eddy and other Refugees from Nova Scotia with such Settlers as Settled thereon before the first day of . The Land Ordinance of was adopted by the United States Congress of the Confederation on It set up a standardized system whereby settlers could purchase title to farmland in the undeveloped west. Congress at the time did not have the power to raise revenue by direct taxation, so land sales provided an important revenue stream.


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