An Instruction to our Trusty & well Beloved Sam: Ogle Esqr
Governor of the Province of Maryland.
You are to give Directions to our Judge of the Land office that
for the Future he is not to make out any Grant of Land or Lands
to any part Exceeding the number of one Thousand Acres and the
same Thousand Acres to be made out in two Distinct Grants not
Exceeding five Hundred Acres Each wth the usuall Reservations
Given at London in Janry 1740 in the 27 Year of our Dominion
Anno Domini under our hand & Lesser Seal at Arms.
By his Lordspp's comd
Jno Browning Secretary.
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