Documents Proving Land Titles
Compiled documents relating to proof of land titles.
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.
To add additional
sources relating to Gibson County, E-Mail the County
the Common Pleas Court, Gibson County Indiana, May Term 1855.
John Ennis, administrator, shows by his sworn statement that Joseph D.
Nixon, deceased, left as his heirs and only heirs at law, James
W. Nixon, William Nixon, Amanda Price, John Nixon, Elizabeth Nixon and Eliza Curry, all over 20 years of age except Elizabeth Nixon and Eliza
Curry. Probate Order Book No.1 page 281.