A Guide to the Deed to John Custis, 1719 Jan 13 Deed to John Custis, 1719 Jan 13 MS 1946.1.b (1X)

A Guide to the Deed to John Custis, 1719 Jan 13

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Manuscript Number MS 1946.1.b (1X)


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 1946.1.b (1X)
Title
Deed to John Custis, 1719 Jan 13
Extent
[1] leaf ; 31x41 cm.
Creator
Blaikley, William.
Language
English

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Preferred Citation

Deed to John Custis, 1719 Jan 13, Manuscript # MS 1946.1.b (1X), John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1946.

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Scope and Content Information

Deed of release for property in Williamsburg, Virginia, known as "Custis Square," which Blaikley had purchased from John Tullitt in 1716. Witnessed by Robert C. Turner, Joseph Davenport, Samuel Cobbs, and James Frazer. Endorsed by Catherine Blaikley and signed by William Robertson, Clerk of the Court.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Blaikley, Catherine.
  • Cobb, Samuel, fl. 1716-1726.
  • Custis, John, 1678-1749.
  • Davenport, Joseph, d. 1724.
  • Frazer, James.
  • Robertson, William, 1721-1793.
  • Tullit, John, fl. 1700-1719.
  • Turner, Robert Cobb.
  • Subjects:

  • Property --Virginia --Williamsburg.
  • Geographical Names:

  • Custis Square (Williamsburg, Va.)
  • James City County (Va.) --People.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Blaikley, Catherine.
  • Cobb, Samuel, fl. 1716-1726.
  • Custis, John, 1678-1749.
  • Davenport, Joseph, d. 1724.
  • Frazer, James.
  • Robertson, William, 1721-1793.
  • Tullit, John, fl. 1700-1719.
  • Turner, Robert Cobb.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Custis Square (Williamsburg, Va.)
  • James City County (Va.) --People.