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  • Gaelic chiefs and some autonomous Norman-Irish lords were actively encouraged to surrender their lands to the king, and then have them regranted (returned) as freeholds paying a "Chief Rent" under a royal charter if they swore loyalty to him. — “Surrender and regrant - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Dukedom was surrendered and regranted with a remainder excluding this James Douglas The regrant is also the reason for the later separation of the titles: the regranted titles were regranted with remainder to heirs general, whereas the unregranted titles (the ones inherited by the 1st Duke,. — “Talk:Marquess of Queensberry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • José María Armenta, was born in Mexico in 1761 and was granted the half square league Rancho Punta de Pinos in 1833. In 1844 the land was regranted to José Abrego by Governor Manuel Micheltorena. José Abrego (1803–1878) came to California in 1834 with the Hijar-Padres Colony. — “Rancho Punta de Pinos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

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  • But, in course of time, the territory was partly regranted to more favored individuals, and partly cleared and occupied by actual settlers. — “The House of the Seven Gables” by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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