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The Bruen Lands Feud


1796

Western Virginia land grant gave 200,000 acres of land to Bruen

Other events that happened on or around 1796

1845

Bruen land agents had sold a number of farm sites to northern settlers

Other events that happened on or around 1845

1846

Heirs of Matthias Bruen of New York City inherited 200,000 acres of land

Other events that happened on or around 1846

1877

Bruen agents reappeared in the Jackson County area accompanied by U.S. Deputy Marshal Nathan Cunningham

Other events that happened on or around 1877


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