Georgia Revolutionary Bounty Land Records
1783-1785

Nicole M O'Kelly and Mary Bondurant Warren
Heritage Papers
PO Box 7776; Athens GA 30604
1992


Pages 28-48
Certificates for Bounty Warrants Issued 1783-84 to Refugee Citizens,
and Soldiers of the Revolutionary War
Record Group 3-4-4, vol. 1, 8080-0?
[facsimile reprint made 1928 by Ruth Blair]

[Account of Bounty Land Certificate issued to persons claiming as
Refugees, or Citizens, by resolve or Act of the 19th & 20th August 1781,
by his Honor Governor Houstoun in the year 1784, Continued
Columns: Persons Claiming, Quantity mentioned in each Certificate,
Vouchers of such Claim to being entitled, No. [of certificate], Persons
taking up such Certificates for themselves or others.


[pg 28][15 Mar 1784]
Baxton Jordan   250 ac  Jenkin Davis, Col    528   David Howell (his mark) for Barton Jordan

[pg 36][15 Mar 1784]
Jacob Jordan    250 ac  Elijah Clark, Col          Thomas Morphet (his mark) for Jacob Jordan

[pg 44][15 Mar 1784]
Demsy Jordan    250 ac  Elijah Clark, Col


Pages 48-82
Orders for Certificates of Land Issued in 1783 and 1784
Record Group 3-4-4, 8080-04
Ledgers, Certificates for bounty warrants issued in 1783 and 1784 to
refugee citizens, Vol. 2.

Persons names, Quantity of Land in Certificate, No., Vouchers Names,
By whom taken up


[pg 62][1784]
Baxter Jordan   250     528     Jinkins Davis, Col              [blank]
Jacob Jordan    250     793     E Clarke, Col                   [blank]
Demsy Jordan    250    1051     E Clarke, Col                   [blank]
Samuel Jordan   250    1114     E Clarke, Col                   [blank]
Jacob Jordan    250    1137     E Clarke, Col                   [blank]
Charles Jourdan 250    1247     E Clarke, Col                   [blank]



Pages 82-90
An Account of Certificates Granted for Bounty Lands
to Refugees and Citizens
Record Group 3-4-4. 8080-04



[pg 82]
Needam Jordan, Lt       400     03 Apr  Gen Lach. McIntosh      Arth. Heyes, Lt


Pages 127-203
Bounty Warrants
Record Group 3-4-7, 8080-05
Spine title: Bounty Warrants, Washington, Franklin 1784

[pg 156][[Names for]Franklin County, Date of Warrant, No., Quantum
[acreage]on Purchase, Quantum of Bounty.]

Samuel Jordan           14 Jul 1784     632     287 1/2


[pg 156][[Names for]Washington County, Date of Warrant, No., Quantum
[acreage]on Purchase, Quantum of Bounty.]

Sterling Jordan         17 May 1784     846
Jacob Jordan            17 May 1784    1543
Jacob Jordan.2          17 May 1784     796
Dempsey Jordan          17 May 1784    1770


[pg 157][[Names for]Washington, Date of Warrant, No., Quantum
[acreage]on Purchase, Quantum of Bounty.]

Lewis Jourdine          17 May 1784     788
Baxton Jordan           17 May 1784    1808
Jacob Jordan            17 May 1784    1451
Reuben Jourdan          17 May 1784     166


[pg 192][Names, Date of the Warrant 1784, Acres]

William Jordan          17 May 1784     460


[pg 196][Persons Names, Quantity of Land acres, No. Warrant, Date of
Taking out 1784, County]

Reubin Jourdan (HR)     1000    166     Jul     Washington


Pages 212-254
Augusta Land Court 1784-1785
Record Group 3-4-8, 8080-06
Spine title: Augusta Land Court 1784-1785

[pg 231][no defined headings; petitioners, date, acreage, location, warrant no.
"Bo'y"=Bounty]

Samuel Jordan   287 1/2         Franklin        14 Jul 1784     632


[pg 249][List of Duplicate Warrants delivered Capt. Nat'l Pearre, 26th
November 1784]

Reubin Jordan           1000    166     Washington      Jul 1784


Page 254-287
Bounty Warrants --1784--May 17th
Record Group 3-4-9, 8080-06

[Three pairs of columns: Names, Warrant No.; Names, Warrant No.;
names, Warrant No.]

[pg 264][Name, Warrant #][17 May 1784]

Sterling Jordan         846


[pg 265][Name, Warrant #][17 May 1784]>
Jacob Jordan           1543

[pg 267][Name, Warrant #][17 May 1784]
Jacob Jordan.2          796

[pg 268][Name, Warrant #][17 May 1784]
Reuben Jordan           166

[pg 269][Name, Warrant #][17 May 1784]
Dempsey Jordan         1770

[pg 276][Name, Warrant #][17 May 1784]
Lewis Jourdine          788

[pg 278][Name, Warrant #][17 May 1784]
Baxton Jordan          1808

[pg 285][Name, Warrant #][17 May 1784]
Jacob Jordin           1451