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Records held in the Public Domain of Worcester County, Maryland
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This record is from our Family Court records.
John Chambers Cropper

Information in this record:
That John Chambers Cropper of Worcester County sells to Joseph Bratten for 50 pounds, all the remainder of a tract called CROPTON, formerly possessed by Samuel Showell and this part called DISPUTE ENDED, was conveyed by Showell to Ebenezer Evans and afterwards on the 5 November 1754 was conveyed by Evans to John Chambers Cropper. DISPUTE ENDED 20 acres. This land was in dispute between Cropper and the heirs of Armwell Showell.
Land Records of Worcester County, Md. Book K, pg. 90. Date of document:17 June 1778.

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