North Carolina USA
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James Foster(1787) NC land grant #1722 640 acres (@ 50 shillings per 100 acres) on the Yadkin River, at mouth of Dutchman'sCreek above the Rock Ford, near Bucknors Mill in Rowan Co., NC. Grant was adjacent to land owned by Thomas (Foster), Jacob Bucknorand William Copeland in the southeastern corner of Davie County (see1976 Lagle map and Hughes maps). Transaction is cited in theRowan/Davie County land records as Number 854, pg. 688. 11 July, 1788
The above property, owned (in May, 1998) by Milburn Stevens and his wife, is approximately four and one-half miles from Highway 64 on Highway 801 in the Fork Community. There is acemetery on the property containing at least twenty-five graves,possibly more. To reach the burial site, turn left on Dillon Road,then down to the second utility box. The cemetery is in the woods on the south side of the road. The site overlooks the Yadkin River.