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.
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sources relating to Gibson County, E-Mail the County
the Gibson Circuit Court, Gibson County Indiana, January Term 1903.
Comes now William C. Hudelson, Administrator of the estate of Thomas H. Gillespie, deceased…further shows to the court by his sworn statement
in writing that said decedent Thomas H. Gillespie left him surviving as his
only heirs at law his seven children, namely, Silas L. Gillespie, Louis F. Gillespie, Jane E. Kell, Henry A. Gillespie, Thomas P. Gillespie, Mathew J. Gillespie and William W.
Gillespie. Probate order Book No. 16, page 366.