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Drake, Michael, ca. 1755-1898


Biographical Note

Michael Drake was born in 1755 in Montgomery County, Virginia, and died in 1798. He married Jane Davison.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Francis Preston Receipt,

Identifier: Ms-2013-067

The collection includes a receipt issued to Francis Preston of an amount totaling 9 pounds paid to Robert McGee on behalf of Michael Drake in 1791.

Dates: 1791 - 1791

John Rittenhour Deed

Identifier: Ms-1976-004

The collection consists of a deed for 300 acres on Sinking Creek of the New River in Montgomery County, Virginia, granted to John Rittenhour, assignee of Michael Drake.

Dates: 1795

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Botetourt County (Va.) 1
Montgomery County (Va.) 1