Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies, Volume 44, 1738. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1969.
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South Carolina Land Grants
A register of grants of land in South Carolina between the years 1675 and 1765 has been preserved under the reference CO. 5, 398. The entries for 1738 have been extracted and are given below. The register records the name of grantee, place where the land granted lay, number of acres, date of grant and rent. The rent for all grants made in 1738 was 3J. sterling per 100 acres.