Grant to Thomas Reeves for 79 Acres in Jackson County
State of Georgia
By His Excellency William Rabun Governor, and Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of this State, and of the Militia thereof.
To all to whom these Presents shall come, GREETINGS:
KNOW YE, That in Pursuance of the At for opening the Land Office, and by virtue of the Powers in me vested, I HAVE given and granted, and by these Presents, in the Name and Behalf of the said State, DO give and grant unto Thomas Reeves his Heirs and Assigns forever, ALL that Tract or Parcel of Land, containing Seventy nine Acres, situate, lying, and being, in the County of Jackson in the said State, butting and bounding South by Unknown West by Scurlocks and N Easterly Marbury’s land.
having such Shape, Form, and Marks as appear by a Plat of the same hereunto annexed; together with all and singular the Rights, Members, and appurtenances thereof, whatsoever, to the said Tract or Parcel of Land belonging, or in any wise appertaining; and also all the Estate, Right, Title, Interest, Claim and Demand, of the State aforesaid, of, in, to, or out of the same: TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the said Tract or Parcel of Land, and all and singular the Premises aforesaid, with their and every of their Rights, Members, and appurtenances, unto the said Thomas Reeves his Heirs and Assigns, to his and their own proper Use and Behoof forever, in Fee-Simple.
GIVEN under my Hand in Council, and the Great Seal of the said State, this Nineteenth Day of February in the Year of our Lord, One Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighteen and of the Independence of America the Forty Second
Signed by his honor the President, Wm. Rabun
the 19th day of February 1818
E. Woods S.E.D.
Registered the 19the day of November 1818
Source: Georgia Headright and Bounty Land Records, 1783-1809, Register of Grants, 1816-1818, Vol. LLLLL, p. 647, Family Search, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-23311-7057-49?cc=1914217&wc=MMYG-GX6:n297050128