John Brinton land grants
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John Brinton land grants

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Georgia. Governor.
Title: John Brinton land grants
Dates: 1794
Extent: 1.0 cubic feet (1 oversize box)
Identification: MS 0091

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information on John Brinton is available.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of nineteen land grants, 1,000 acres each, in Washington County, Georgia. The grants are all to John Brinton and all dated August 29, 1794. The seals are attached and the grants are numbered one to five and seven to twenty. Each grant is signed by Governor George Matthews.

Index Terms

Brinton, John.
Georgia. Governor.
Land grants.
Washington County (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[Item identification], John Brinton land grants, MS 91, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

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