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.)
the Gibson Circuit Court,
David Higginbotham, administrator of the estate of Elmer Marshall, deceased.... shows to the court by his sworn statement in writing that said Elmer Marshall died in testate, leaving him surviving as his heirs and only heirs at law, his widow Lula Marshall and his children, Hollis Marshall, Violet M. Marshall, and Howard J. Marshall each of which said children is under age Twenty-one years (source Probate Order Book No.30 page 201).