10/8/1723 Isle of Wight, VA. Peter bought land from a famous family:
"Thomas Boone and wife Elizabeth of the lower parish to Peter Mackcone of the same, 180 acres in the lower parish adjoining Andrew Griffin, the Gun (Gum) Branch, Col. Arthur Smith, the Long Branch, Ratliff Boone, Johnson and the Horse Swamp (being part of the 1803 acres granted "to my father, Matthew Strickland, on 20 Apr 1680") dated 8 Oct 1723,
S: Thomas (X) Boone, Elizabeth (X) Boone,
Wit: Andrew Griffin, Andrew Giles, and John Rice."
At a court held for Isle of Wight County the 25th day of November 1723:
"Thomas Boone came into court presented and acknowledged this his deed to
Peter Mackcone & it is admitted to record."
3/20/1727 Peter Mackcone, along with Richard and Geroge Teasley witnessed the will of Philip Pearce.
9/9/1727 He again witnessed a will, that of Richard Bowin, with Richard Pierce and Richard Teasley.