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.


Will of Samuel Everett Dated January 9, 1859, Probated August 16, 1867; Recorded in Will Record G page 142. Relationships listed; wife Rebecca; step-son Zenas M. Weed, Hannah Write, my daughter's heir, sons Richard Everett and William A. Everett and daughter Cemanthann Wade. Signed by Samuel Everett in the presence of Ezekial Rutledge, Quincy A. Ruark and John W. Boren who in the presence of said testator and in the presence of each other signed as witnesses.

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