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Land Grant Number
Give a brief description of the inhabitant. The man. The legend. Do we know any significant details about these guys? If yes, great! Include that here. If not, then this can just be ignored.
D-10 (200 acres, 2 Sept 1790)
JJohn Dowland. Origin: Loyalist.
John Dowland was a Private in the King’s Rangers out of Augusta, Georgia in 1781, and was subsequently promoted to Sergeant. He received 200 acres in the Hamilton’s area of Long Island on 2 Sept 1790; this parcel was bounded by the land of Alexander Todd, James Clement, William Symmery, and the sea. His land was later commuted to Arthur Newman.
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