Facts and Events
Acquisition of Land in Fairfax County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants 1742-1775, Vol. 2:
- F-205: Mr. Bryan Fairfax, son of William Fairfax Esq., 543 acres in Fairfax County adjoining 230 acres of Bryan Fairfax on Little River of Goose Creek including in resurvey by Mr. Wm. West, on Hungry run, adj. Chinn, William Stamp. 19 Jan. 1744. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, pg. 11].
Acquisition of Land from Northern Neck Warrants & Surveys:
- Bryan Fairfax & William Henry Fairfax, 29 Sept. 1747 - 27 Nov. 1747; 1,500 acres in the great fork of the Rappahannock River below Devil's run & Mountain Run, Muddy Run Mt.; adj. Doctr. Thomas Houseing, Robt. Green, John Derrit & Butler & land pat. by Lewis Davis Yancy. Plat shows adj. Jno. Aull, Robt. Green (now Martain Aull's land), Robert Green (now Richd. Tutt's land). Chain Carriers - Alexr. McQueen & Wm. Tutt. Pilots - Lewis Davis Yancy & James Tutt. Surv. George Hume. [Abstracts of Virginia's Northern Neck Warrants & Surveys, Orange & Augusta Counties, with Tithables, Delinquents, Petitioners, 1730-1754, Volume One, Peggy Smomo Joyner, pg. 4].