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Cline Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3177
Abstract

This collection houses records documenting the Cline family. It includes a delayed birth certificate for Charlie Winford Cline (born 1889) from 1955, an agreement of Joe Cline's heirs in 1930, and a deed recording property sold to the family in 1927.

Dates: 1927, 1930, 1955

Conner Burnette Collection of Knox County, Tennessee Land Deeds

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2819
Abstract

This collection contains seven land deeds and six land grants from Knox County and, specifically, Knoxville, Tennessee. Two of the land grants are signed by governors of Tennessee, William Carroll in 1839 and William B. Campbell in 1852. Another land grant is signed by John Sevier. Two clerks, M. S. Patterson and R. A. Brown signed the Clerk and Master's Deeds.

Dates: 1808, 1835-1879, 1901, 1924, 1939

Davidson County (Tenn.) Deed Book

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1578
Abstract

This collection consists of a deed book from Davidson County, Tennessee in the late 1700s and early 1800s containing a list of people who owned deeds of land along with descriptions of the land indentures to act as receipts of ownership. Additionally, inside the book is a newspaper clipping from the January 13, 1930 issue of the Nashville Banner newspaper.

Dates: 1785-1831, 1930; Majority of material found within 1785-1831

Deeds to the University of Tennessee

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0760
Abstract

This collection contains copies of deeds of university property dating from 1795-1927, with contracts listing who the property was bought from, when, and the conditions of the transaction. The deeds include landmark additions: acquisitions from Blount College, various farm properties, the president's home, and athletic fields. Digital surrogates are online in the TRACE Repository.

Dates: 1795-1927

Green Hill Land Grant

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0228
Abstract

This collection contains a land grant from the State of Tennessee for Mr. Green Hill, totaling 40 acres in Rutherford County, Tennessee. The document bears the signature of Governor John Sevier.

Dates: 1809 January 20

James B. McDowell Land Deed

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2185
Abstract

This land deed, dated April 1, 1829 and signed by Andrew Jackson, documents James B. McDowell's purchase of 80 acres of land in Township Sixteen of Indianapolis, Indiana. McDowell was then living in Marion County, Indiana.

Dates: 1829 April 1

John J. Daturic Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0505
Abstract

This collection consists of two letters, three deeds belonging to John J. Daturic, and two monthly reports from the Knoxville Business College of R. A. Anderson. Daturic bought and sold real estate in Knox County. These materials span from circa 1877-1890.

Dates: circa 1877-1890

John R. Patrick Deed

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0229
Abstract

This collection contains one deed dated February 1, 1841. It was written by High Sheriff John R. Coffey of Jackson County in Alabama stating that the lands mentioned in the document, ceded by Samuel M. David and set to open auction, were purchased by John R. Patrick for 49 dollars. This granted him, his heirs, and attendants all rights to the property.

Dates: 1841 February 1

McMinn County Deeds and Indentures

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0288
Abstract

This collection consists of a survey map pertaining to the purchase of "Walker Mill Reservation" and four deeds all from McMinn County, Tennessee. The deeds date from 1847-1869.

Dates: 1847-1869

Tipton County Register of Deeds

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1574
Abstract

This bound register consists of deeds from Tipton County, Tennessee, documenting May 1895 to May 1896.

Dates: 1895 May-1896 May