ISAAC FLEETWOOD - Revolutionary War Land Warrant Document - February 9, 1784
This document was obtained from the Kentucky Secretary of State web site. The land warrant was issued for Isaac's service in the Virginia State Navy during the Revolutionary War. The property is now in the state of Kentucky, but when the warrant was issued, Kentucky was part of Virginia.
Below, I have it transcribed line by line.
| Land-Office Military Warrant, No. 2430
To the principal SURVEYOR of the Land, set apart for
the Officers and Soldiers of the
THIS shall be your WARRANT to survey and lay
off in one or more
his Heirs or Assigns; the Quantity of one hundred
Acres of Land, due unto the said Isaac Fleetwood
in consideration of his Service for three years as a Seaman
of the State Navy.
agreeably to a Certificate from the Governor
and Council, which is received into the Land-Office