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.


August Georges, being first duly sworn on his oath deposes and says, that he is a son of Michael Georges and Purlina Georges his wife, and he positively knows that said Purlina Georges, mother of this affiant departed this life, in testate, in the year 1907. Signed August Georges. Subscribed and sworn to before me on this 26th day of December 1930 signed Charles W. Benton, Notary Public.

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