Documents Proving  Land Titles

Gibson County,


Compiled documents relating to proof of land titles.

(Most of the documents were assembled in the 1920's, but often refer to events from much earlier.  There is a tremendous amount of detail referring to proof of family relationships.)

This information is made available courtesy of Don Hoke and the Gibson County Historical Society.


Milton Cushman, being first duly sworn before the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Gibson County aforesaid upon his oath says, that John Wesley Williams departed this life in said County, in testate as he believes on the 5th day of July 1911. Signed, Milton Cushman  Subscribed and sworn to before me the 26th day of June, 1917 signed John T. Ballard, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Gibson County

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