" the above said Certificate being of late style, which is the|
" sixth of August one thousand six hundred sixty five¾the
" said John Edmondson desiring that no Patent may issue
" for the said three hundred acres until his right and clame
" be first heard and determined.
LIBER, No. 8, folio 208.
September14, 1668. " Came Benjamin Rozer of Charles
" County Gent. and enters Caveat against the Certificate of
" Geo. Thompson of the said County, Gent. on behalf of the
" Lord Proprietary, being for one hundred and fifty acres
" of land called Ely, lying in the aforesaid County, that no
" Patent or Grant Issue for the same out of the Secretary's
" Office until his said Lordship's clame be heard and
LIBER No. 11, folio 510.
" Mr. John Llewellin,
" I desire you to enter a Caveat in the Land Office that
" no Patent issue upon a Certificate returned in the name
" of Wm. Wilkinson for acres of Land until I on the
" behalf of an orphan Mary Clarke have a hearing
" concerning the same land before his Lordship and Council, &c.
" From Sir, yours to serve you
" MILES GIBSON."
May 9th, 1682.
LIBER W. C. No. 4, folio 183.
" Mr. Llewellin,
" In May last I entered a Caveat against William
" Wilkkinson that no Patent should issue forth till I had a
" hearing before his Lordship about a piece of land belonging to
" an orphan: I would desire you to withdraw the said
" Caveat which at present is all from, Sir;
" Yours to command, &c.
" MILES GIBSON."
Nov. 15th, 1682.
LIBER W. C. No. 4, folio 278.
" By the Council; June 27th, 1684.
" MARYLAND ss.
" Ordered that Caveat be entered in the Land Office
" at the request of Nicholas Hackett against two Certificates
" there lately returned by Mr. William Coursey (viz.) one
Source: John Kilty. Land Holder's Assistant and Land Office Guide.
Baltimore: G. Dobbin & Murphy, 1808. MSA L 25529.