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.


Harry C. Morrison, being first duly sworn on his oath deposes and says, that he was personally acquainted with Marinda Thompson, who on the 19th day of November 1904 executed a deed of conveyance to George W. Gibson County Indiana, and he positively knows that at the time of executing said deed of conveyance the said Marinda Thompson was a widow and had no living husband to join with her in said conveyance. Signed Harry C. Morrison. Subscribed and sworn to before me on this 9th day of February 1926 signed Charles W. Benton, Notary Public

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