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 Andrew Mason dated, January 5, 1881; Probated Sept. 22, 1882; Recorded in Will Record G page 530. Heirs named, his wife Sarah Mason; children Jeremiah H. Mason, Vertinda Jane Mason, Eliza Ann Mason, Susan A. Mason, stepdaughter Winne C. Read heirs and children of present wife, Andrew J. Mason, George W. Mason, Thomas J. Mason, William M. Mason, Oliver L. Mason, Ulisus G. Mason and Sarah E. Mason. Signed by Andrew Mason in the presence of George C. Henderson and Cynthia B. Shanner, who in the presence of said testator and in the presence of each other signed as witnesses.

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