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Land titles -- Tennessee.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

John Sevier Indenture

Identifier: MS-0637

This collection consists of a photocopy of an indenture dated November 18, 1800 recording John Sevier's sale of 100 acres of land in Smith County, Tennessee to James Shaw for $150.00.

Dates: 1800 November 18

John Stone Letter

Identifier: MS-1963
Abstract In this letter to Andrew Jackson (then practicing law in the Mero District), John Stone reports that General Winchester will deliver Colonel Martin Armstrong's obligations for "two thousand five hundred acres of Land, If he will make good titles to good Land in or near the Settlement on Station Camp Bledsoes or Goose Creek." Stone requests two 640-acre tracts for himself, provided the titles are made without delay and without any further trouble. On the verso, Jackson has noted "John Stones...
Dates: 1798 October 15

Thomas Humes Papers

Identifier: MS-1965

This collection houses two documents dating from the early 1800s describing Thomas Humes's land holdings in Knox County near the French Broad River.

Dates: 1804 December 7-1808 February 29