Taylor, Michael and Church, Jesse — year: 1796 — place: Cumberland County
Names listed in the documents: Michael Taylor, Jesse Church
The former is a Yorkshire man, who has been in the province twenty years, has never had any land granted him and his wife and six children. Requests a grant of 750 acres on the west side of the road leading from Amherst to Cobequid, within Amherst Township. Church is a minor; whose father died some years ago, the land he had bought is insufficient to support the family. Requests a grant of 250 acres be included with Taylor's.
"To be laid before council when H.M. pleasure is made known in respect to making grants of land in Nova Scotia." C.M.