GRANTEE Alverson, Becknell. grantee. [son of Teleif Alverson] DATE 5 August 1736. NOTE Location: Northumberland County. NOTE Description: 41 acres escheat land. At the upper end of Mattapony Neck. NOTE Source: Northern Neck Grants E, 1736-1742, p. 4 (Reel 291). NOTE Recorded survey available. Northern Neck Grants E 1736-1742, p. 4a. NOTE Part of the index to recorded copies of land grants issued by the agents of the Fairfax Proprietary between 1690 and 1781 and by the Commonwealth between 1786 and 1874. Original and recorded surveys are also indexed when available. The collection is housed in the Archives at the Library of Virginia.
From: Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1694 - 1742, by Gray, p. 120
E-4: Becknell Alverson of Northumberland Co., planter, set forth his father Telief Alverson Sr. of Richmond Co., dec'd had 41 A. on Mattapony Neck in Northumberland Co. of 400 A. formerly purchased by James Moor dec'd of Ant. Linton. Moor devised to Sarah his wid. who with Loughly Conolin afterwards her husband sold to Alverson. Alkverson was an alien, land Escheats. Escheat Grant to Becknell Alverson a Native of this Dominion. James Fontaine, Clk. Adj. Rd. to Flint Mill, Henry Hutson, Br. of Broad Cr. 5 Aug 1736.
From: Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Vol. XIX, Northumbria Collectanea, 1645 - 1720, abstracted by Beverly Fleet.
Alversone, Becknell (?) wit bond Churchill to Harrison 19 Dec 1705. 17.161