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    Brazoria County Second Class Head Right Certificate issued to James Henderson. One page, 8" x 8.75", printed form, engrossed in ink. Brazoria County, June 7, 1838. Certificate No. "593". In part: "This is to certify that James Henderson has appeared before us, the Board of Land Commissioners for the County of Brazoria, and proved according to the law, the he arrived in the country in April 1837 and that he is a single man, and entitled to 640 acres of and upon paying at the rate of two dollars for each Labor if Irrigable land..." Signed at bottom by Thomas Blackwell as Clerk, and two Associate Commissioners.

    Condition: Flattened folds and light creases; with uneven toning. Right margin is uneven with some chipping and light red staining occurring at very edge, well away from text. A few stray chips at left margin.


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