English Crown Grants in St George Parish
(later Burke County) Georgia 1755-1775


Page 13

Berryhill, Andrew

100 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on July 5, 1774 Grant Book M, page 7

100 acres bounded on the east by Absalom Wells and on all

other sides by vacant land.

Page 100

Johnson, Lewis

1500 acres in St. George and St. Matthew Parish

Granted on July 7, 1767 Grant Book F, page 297

1500 acres partly in the tow parishes and bounded on the west

by land laid out for Alexander Wylly, east partly by Bryan

Kelly and partly by land vacant.

Johnson, Margaret

300 acres in St. George Parish

Surveyed on November 20, 1766 Plat Book C, page 99

Granted on September 6, 1768 Grant Book G, page 179

300 acres bounded on the northwest by Absalom Wells, south by

Briar Creek and surveyed as Margaret Johnston.

Page 163

Parkinson, John and Quinton Pooler

250 acres in St. George Parish

Original survey date unknown

Resurveyed on August 20, 1828 Plat Book M, pages 113 & 117

Granted on May 5, 1772 Grant Book I, page 602

250 acres bounded on the south by Absolom Wells, west by

Catherine Gray. Resurveyed for the estate of Dr. John

Powell in 1828 and found to contain 308 acres.

Page 168

Pooler, Quintin and John Parkinson

250 acres in St. George Parish

Original survey unknown

Resurveyed on August 20, 1828 Plat Book M, pages 113

Granted on May 5, 1772 Grant Book I, page 602

250 acres bounded on the south by Absolom Wells, west by C

Gray. Resurveyed for the estate of Dr. John Powell in 182

and found to contain 308 acres.

Page 169

Powell, John

250 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on October 1, 1771 Grant Book I, page 440

250 acres bounded on all sides by vacant land.

Powell, Dr. John

250 acres in St. George Parish

Original survey unknown

Resurveyed on August 20, 1828 Plat Book M, pages 113 & 117

Granted on May 5, 1772 Grant Book I, page 602

250 acres granted to Quintin Pooler and John Parkinson and

bounded on the south by Absolom Wells, west by Catherine

Gray. Resurveyed for the estate of Dr. John Powell in 1828

and found to contain 308 acres.

Powell, Lewis

200 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on July 7, 1772 Grant Book I, page 694

200 acres bounded on all sides by vacant land.

Powell, William

150 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on August 4, 1767 Grant Book F, page 322

150 acres bounded on the northwest by Josiah Dixon.

Page 224

Wells, Absalom

200 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on May 5, 1767 Grant Book F, page 262

200 acres bounded on all sides by vacant land.

Wells, George

100 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on May 4, 1773 Grant Book I, page 1001

100 acres bounded on all sides by vacant land.

Wells, John

200 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on October 29, 1765 Grant Book E, page 306

200 acres bounded on the north by Bryar Creek.

Wells, John

100 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on April 5, 1768 Grant Book G, page 90

100 acres bounded on all sides by vacant land.

Wells, Mary

100 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on January 3, 1775 Grant Book M, page 969

100 acres bounded on the west by the widow Thompson.

Page 225

Wells, Mary

100 acres in St. George Parish

Granted on September 6, 1774 Grant Book M, page 392

100 acres bounded on all sides by vacant land.


Source: English Crown Grants in St George Parish in Georgia 1755-1775
Author: Marion R. Hemperley
Call Number: F292.B95B78
Library of Congress: No. 75-620925

Provided by Laurie Ann Wells - Elam, Washington


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