William McCree land grant

William McCree land grant

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: McCree, William
Creator: Telfair, Edward, ca. 1735-1807
Title: William McCree land grant
Dates: 1859
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms864

Biographical/Historical Note

Edward Telfair served three terms as Georgia's governor in the late 1700s. He was the first governor to serve under the Georgia Constitution of 1789.

For more information, see his congressional biography.


Scope and Content Note

A copy of a land grant made to William McCree, October 30, 1793, by Governor Edward Telfair; 285 acres in Wilkes County. Copy made March 29, 1859.


Index Terms

Georgia--History--1775-1865--Sources.
Land grants--Georgia--Wilkes County.
Land grants.
Real property--Georgia--Wilkes County.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William McCree land grant. MS 864. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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