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Burnt Ground

Land Grants

D-66 (140 acres, 13 Aug 1789)

Joseph Lightbourn (e). Origin: Old Inhabitant.

Joseph was granted 140 acres of land 13 Aug. 1789 in the current settlement of Burnt Ground, without mention of him being a Loyalist, and with only a two year waiver on quit rent payments. The land was bounded by land of William Johnston, Abraham Pratt, the sea, and Jew Fish Creek.

A John Lightbourne witnessed the will of John Bethel in 1752.

Reference: JR, Grant.

Joseph Lightborn

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