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Deed between Zachariah Cox and John Sevier, September 4, 1797

 Collection
Identifier: QMM.2012.001

Scope and Contents

September 4, 1797 deed between Zachariah Cox of Montgomery County, Georgia and John Sevier of Tennessee. $2, 500.00 paid by John Sevier for 20,000 acres of land described in deed. Printed document with handwritten portions. ADS 1 pc. Signed by Zach. Cox and Mathias Maher. Curved cut on top of document, seal and ribbons at lower right. Tear at lower bottom edge. Zachariah Cox, Mathias Maher, and associates called the Tennessee Company.

Dates

  • 1797

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

1 folder

General

Photocopy of article from seller by Robert McAllister included in folder. Related to the Yazoo land fraud and the Tennessee Company in which John Sevier was involved. Related item: QMM.2012.002.
Title
Deed between Zachariah Cox and John Sevier, September 4, 1797
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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