State of North Carolina Wake County Edmond DUNCAN of the County is of Dupiland who being Duly Sworn on the Holy Evangelist of Almighty God deposeth and bequeath that as well as he this deponent can Remember sometime in the year 1700 this deponent entered one Hundred Acres of Land with the Entery taken of Dupiland County ----- the same on the Land of Jacob KORNEGAY of his own lines, that the Said Jacob KORNEGAY combining with a certain Joseph DICKSON surveyor for said County of Dupiland has by a Warrant Pretended to be of an Older Date than this Deponents Warrant Rumor? Bound to be Run a false? Line so as Admitting? The Said Jacob KORNEGAY to have his full compliment of Lands agreeable to his Pretended Claim by Running the Lines Duly as they Aught to be Run in that can the surplus of one Hundred acres of Land would? Remain for the Purpose of this deponent to say his Warrant ---- therefore He Prays that His Excellency the Governor Would Suspend the Issuing of any Grant in favor of the said Jacob KORNEGAY until a Legal investigation of the same can be had. Sworn before me at the City of Raleigh this 17th Nov. 1795. Edmind DUNCAN M. L---------- State of North Carolina To James GLASGOW, Esqr. Secretary You are hereby notified that I have suspended the execution of the Grant mentioned within agreeably to the prayer of the deponent which you will Certify to the Justices of the County accordingly. Raleigh, November 6th, 1795 Rich'd Dobbs SPAIGHT By Command Frans. HAWKS, P.Secry.
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