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Kilty's Land-Holder's Assistant, and Land-Office Guide
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my great seal in manner aforesaid, either a part or upon
surrender of the grant of the lands on such resurvey, to include
by a new grant the surplus in the whole, regarding what
usually has been done in such cases heretofore. And the said Henry
Darnall to do all other act and acts, thing and things pursuant
to the conditions of plantation aforenamed, and to execute all
and every the powers, authorities and instructions by me last
given and granted to my said committee for land affairs,
commonly called the council for lands in as full and ample manner
as the said committee might or ought by virtue of the said
powers authorities and instructions to have done, and as if
the same had been here particularly mentioned and named;
hereby revoking annulling and making void all former
commissions authorities powers and instructions touching the
premises to any other person or persons by me or my authority
formerly given: This commission and the powers
hereby granted to continue during my pleasure. Given at
London under my greater seal at arms the thirtieth day of
December in the year of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ one
thousand six hundred ninety and five.

    LIBER W. R. C. No. 1, fol. 761. Court of Appeals W.



    " Instructions power and authority to be observed and
pursued by Charles Carroll my agent and receiver generall
in Maryland, given him by me this twelfth day of September
one thousand seven hundred and twelve.

    " Upon your arrivall in Maryland you are to publish my
directions to you for opening the land office, and that for the
future, the caution usuall paid for land warrants in tobacco
according to my last condicon of plantations is to be paid in
money, upon the taking out of such warrants at the rate of
one penny per pound; and that having found a great
inconveniency in the parcelling out warrants by the people obtaining
the same, so as noe account could be kept regularly when such
warrants were out, but severall surveyors have returned
certificates for more land than was contained in the warrants upon
which they grounded their surveys, being chiefly occasioned by
severall little petty assignments made out of the said warrant;
wherefore for the future noe warrants must be so parcelled
out by assignment, but the whole warrant may be assigned, or
after a survey is made by virtue of part of it, the remainder
of the said warrant may be assigned. And this you are to
express in proper terms to be inserted in all warrants.

    " And whereas by the methods heretofore taken by the
surveyor, in menconing a great many bounders in the certificate

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