Amon B Rice Grant


Originally copied by Wm R Stevens and held at the Campbell County Historical & Genealogical Society in Alexandria.

Old Kentucky Entries and Deeds by Willard Rouse Jillson, Kentucky Historical Society Vol 12

Original Survey No 2959 to Amon B Rice; Acreage-374 1/2 in Campbell County; Watercourse-Licking River; Survey date-9 Feb 1798; Original book 5, page 36-37 to Charles Morgan & James Taylor & their heirs; Grant date-12 Mar 1799

 James Garrard, Esquire Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky by virtue & in consideration of a Land office treasury warrant No 12810.  There is granted by the said Commonwealth to Charles Morgan and James Taylor, assee of Aman B Rice, a Certain tract or parcel of land, containing three hundred Seventy four and a half acres by Survey bearing date the 9th day of February 1798 lying & being in Campbell County on Licking River and bounded as followeth to wit.

Beginning at a Maple and Buckeye on the West Bank of licking corner to a survey of 3939 acres ___? of Land made for said Rice on the aforesaid entry and running down the meanders of Licking binding on said survey to three sugar trees and a Beech on the lower side of the Mouth of a branch; thence East twenty five Poles Crossing Licking to a Beech in the line of James Taylor's land; thence with said line South thirty nine degrees East ninety poles up Licking to a sugar tree with another line of said Taylor's land North forty six and a half degrees East one hundred and twenty Poles to a Beech; thence East thirty four Poles to a sugar tree on the side of a hill; thence South Seven hundred and forty four poles Crossing Licking to the Beginning on the 12th day of March in the year of our Lord 1799.

Delivered to the Owner 12 July 1799

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