Shield Survey 13 October 1800 - Transcribed by Gail M. Walczyk
Spelling remains the same.
In Obedience to an Order of the Worshipful Court
of Accomakc County dated Septemr Court 1800 I Parker Barnes D. Surveyor of said county
have on the 13th day of October 1800 gone on the lands of Aser Shiled in company
with a Jury impailed by the Sherif and Surveyed & divided the lands of the aforsd.
A. Shield which are situate lying & being in the Parish of St. George & County aforesaid
near Watchapreague and bounded as follows (to wit) on the N. E. by a creek dividing
from the lands of Jno. Custis (SS) and by a small gut & line of marked trees dividing
from the lands of the heirs of Jesse Kellam, on the S. W. by the lands of Levi Long
& Peter Sheild & on the S. E. by the lands of the aforsd Peter Sheild for the plat
Courses, distances and the division see below
of 20 Ch to an inch
No 1 Nancy Sheild lot next to Longs & Shield
. . . 20 Acres
No 2 James Shield (orchard lot) . . . 22 Acres
No 3 Jno Shield
(House lot) 24 . . . Acres
No 4 James Wharton in right of his wife Sarah 31 Acres
next to Custis & Kellams
Total 101 Acres
SEE: Shield Survey 13 October 1800
_____. Eastern Shore Stuff Original Scans and Document Photographs - Accomack County Survey Book 3, p. 22. Accessed 31 May 2012.
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