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Petition of Benjamin Clifton, 1718 Apr. 2.

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Virga. To the honble Alexander Spotswood his Majtys Lieutenant Governor and Comander in Chief of this Dominion Benjamin Clifton Sheweth That Josiah Draper late of the County of York died seized of 100 Acres of Land in Charles Parish in the said County: and the Petr [petitioner] prays that a Warrant may Issue to enquire into the said Land and if it be found to Escheate it be granted to yr Petr. he being ready to pay Composition and he shall pray

April 2d 1718 Let a Warrt issue AS