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Petition of Richard Ogelsby, 1728 May 16.

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Virginia Ss. To the Honble William Gooch Esqr Lieut Govr & Comdr in Chief this Dominion In Council Richard Ogelsby prays That no Patent may Issue to Amos Lad for the Broad Lowgrounds against Totero above the Seven Creeks in the County of Henrico containing Two hundred and fifty Acres until your Petr is heard on his Right to the said Land before your Honr in Council And yr Petr shall pray &c

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