Humphrey Best’s land grant for 1779 in Kentucky
Why have you picked it?
“The document connected Jerry’s 6x great grandfather Humphrey Best to the American folk hero Daniel Boone! Humphrey was awarded the land grant in 1779 on account of him planting corn in 1775 – the year that Fort Boonesborough was founded by Daniel Boone.”
Where did you find it? Kentucky Archives ( kdla.ky.gov)