Colonial Province of South Carolina Hand-Drawn Survey and Royal Grant dated: 30th June 1742

South Carolina, Pursuit to a warrant to me issued by James St. John, Esq. his Majesties Surveyor general for the Province of South Carolina bearing date __ Nov. 1748. I have admeasured and laid out onto Gabriel Guignard a tract of land containing two thousand and thirty-seven acres of vacant marsh land situate lying and being on the east side of the Ashley River near Comings's Point in Berkley County in the Province of South Carolina...Southward on land & marsh of Mr. John Harlston, northwestwardly on vacant marsh land near Ashley River, northwardly on vacant marsh land and partly on land three-quarters of a mile, to the northward of the said Commins's point & eastwardly on land adjoining northwardly on the said marsh of the said Mr. John Harlston and hath such shape form and marks as appears by the above delinated plot these of given under my hand this 30th day of June 1742. William Smith, Deputy Surveyor
One page, ink on paper, framed, sight H27" W17 3/4"

Provenance: Dr. & Mrs. C.G. Hopper, Jr. Collection

Other Notes: Gabriel Guignard (1708-1757) born in France, immigrated to the Americas with his wife Jacqueline Jamet (dates unknown), and had one daughter born in Charleston, Magdalen Margarrett Guignard (1754-1817).

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