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Letter to Rev. Jeremiah Heath

Date: Jan. 20 1850 | Identifier: 0276-b1-fb
The letter written from [?] Nixon to Reverend Jeremiah Heath of New Bern, N.C. discusses a plot of disputed land rendered to a Mr. Wright. The letter states that Heath had been paid for the land survey and plot but it has not yet been completed and should be done before the next meeting of the Onslow Court. A Mr. Saunders and Mr. Mantfort are also mentioned in the letter, though their involvement with the situation is unclear. Jeremiah Heath was a prominent surveyor in Craven County, N.C., and served as pastor of the Free Will Baptist Church in New Bern. more...