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West Jersey, New Jersey Deed Records, 1676-1721

By: John David Davis

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2005

Seller ID: D3553

ISBN: 0788435531

Condition: 370 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 370 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Sir George Carteret was appointed New Jersey's first governor in August 1665, at the age of twenty-five. In July 1673, the Dutch reconquered New York and New Jersey and they remained until Britain regained the two colonies in November 1674. In March 1674, Sir George agreed to a partition of the province into East and West New Jersey. The diagonal boundary gave Sir George all the inhabited lands. The two "divisions" remained separate until 1702, when New Jersey became a royal province. The format followed in the abstraction of the deeds of West Jersey, New Jersey is: date of transactio... View more info

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Bucks County, Pennsylvania Deed Records, 1684-1763

By: John David Davis

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1997)

Seller ID: D0779

ISBN: 0788407791

Condition: 528 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1997), 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 528 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1681, William Penn was granted a charter by Charles II, giving him and his heirs a sparsely populated tract of land that would eventually become the state of Pennsylvania. Bucks County was created in 1682 as one of Pennsylvania's original three counties. Ten deed books are abstracted in this volume. A typical entry includes some or all of the following information: page number, date of transaction, name of grantor, occupation of the male grantor, place of residence of the grantor, name of grantee, occupation of male grantee, place of residence of grantee, sales price, area of land involved,... View more info

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Frederick County, Virginia Minutes of Court Records, 1743-1745

By: John David Davis

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001)

Seller ID: D1883

ISBN: 0788418831

Condition: 322 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2001), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 322 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1632, the first settlers from Europe who journeyed into the Shenandoah Valley were Jesuit missionaries. They inhabited the region that was to become Frederick Co., VA. The missionaries paved the way for those who moved into this region from MD and PA, many of whom were of Scottish, German and French descent. Originally part of Orange Co., Frederick Co. was formed in 1638, but its government was not officially organized until 1743. This work documents the minutes of court records during the first few years following the inception of the county government (1743-1745). A full name index covers... View more info

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Bergen County, New Jersey Deed Records, 1689-1801

By: John David Davis

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1995)

Seller ID: D0311

ISBN: 0788403117

Condition: 420 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2010, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 420 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


420 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2010, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 420 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info