Bradford Survey of 27 & 28 May 1792 - Transcribed by Gail M. Walczyk
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By virtue of an Order of the Worshipful Court of Accomack County bearing date March 1892 - I Parker Barnes D. Surveyor of the sd County have on the 27th and 28th day of May 1792 with the sherif of sd County and a Jury impaneled for the purpose of dividing the land of Zephaniah Bradford which land do lie in the Parish of St. Geo. and County aforsd in the lower end of Bradfords Neck adjoining the lands of the late Abel Upshur Decd and are bounded as follows (towit) On the N. E. By the lands Argil Kellam late of Thos Bradford on the N. W. by Matchapungo Creek on the S. W. by Upshur Neck and on the S. E. by the Bay shore for the Courses, Distances, Plat and Divisions see below.
Parker Barnes D. S. A. S.

No 1 Mary's part . . . . . 90 acrs up land
No 2 Esther do . . . . . . 69 . . . . . . . . . .
No 3 Jane do . . . . . . . 92 . . . . . . . . . .
No 4 Abel do . . . . . . . 95 . . . . . . . . . .
No 5 Elizb do . . . . . . . 84 . . . . . . . . . .
. . . . . . . . . 430 high land
. . . . . . . . . . 75 Acres Good Marsh
. . . . . . . . . . 33 Do of Sunken Do
Total . . . . . 538

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Source:
_____. Accomack County Plat Book I, p. 205

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