John Spitler Land Grant

Northern Neck Grants Book C - No. 2
Pages 300 & 301

James Pleasants Esquire Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia to all to whom these presents shall come Greeting, know ye that in conformity with a survey made on the 27th day of April 1824 by virtue of a Land Office Treasury Warrant No. 641 issued the 19th of March 1816, There is granted by the said commonwealth unto John Spitler a certain tract or parcel of land containing thirty acres situate in the county of Shenandoah, on the drains of and near Stoney Creek and bounded as followith to wit, Beginning at a large pine where three pines formerly stood corner to Daniel Stout’s land, now the said John Spitler’s and also corner to Joshua Voltegs land, thence with the said Voltegs Lines N25 W64 poles to four chestnut oaks thence N5 W264 poles to a white oak by a small branch corner to Adam Sines land and also corner to John Sine, thence with John Sines line N83 E14 poles to an ash and a gum tree by said branch corner to said John Sine in Peter Craigs line (formerly said Daniel Stouts) Thence with said line S7 E80 poles to two pines a dividing corner between said Craig and John Hottels land ,thence west to said Hottels line and the said John Spitlers line. The same course S7 E continued 240 poles farther to the beginning, to have and to hold the said tract or parcel of land with its Appurtenances to the said John Spitler and his heirs forever, In witness whereof the said James Pleasants Esquire Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia hath hereunto set his hand and caused the Lesser Seal of the said Commonwealth to be affixed at Richmond on the nineteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty - five and of the Commonwealth the fiftieth

James Pleasants
John Spitler
30 acres