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Land tenure -- Tennessee -- Sevier County.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Fifth Survey District of Tennessee's Land Survey Book

Identifier: MS-2424

This collection consists of the Fifth Survey District of Tennessee's land entry survey book for the years 1811- 1815. It includes sketches and descriptions of land bought and sold in the area, names of land owners and descriptions of their property, and sketches of land plots in Knox, Claiborne, Anderson, Jefferson, Grainger, and Sevier Counties during these years.

Dates: 1811-1815

McMahan Family Deeds

Identifier: MS-3349

These land deeds document the tracts that the McMahan family owned in Sevierville, Tennessee during the 19th century. All of these deeds are photocopies of the originals.

Dates: 1807 June 6-1874 October 13

Sevier County Communities and Land Grants Research

Identifier: MS-3918

Collection contains scans of documents listing the original land grants for Sevier County. These scans were likely made on August 19, 1976. Also included is a copy of a map displaying the original communities in Sevier County and a copy of a newspaper article describing how the list of land grants was recently made available to the public. All of the original documents were created circa 1970s.

Dates: circa 1970s