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Douthit land grants and deeds. Gift of Earl Alexander.

Identifier: QMM.2018.007

Scope and Contents

1. Land grant no. 288 to Samuel Douthitt 248.75 access in Blount County figured by John Sevier and R. Houston, 4 Oct 1808. ADS 1 pc. 2. Land grant no. 13024 to Samuel Douthitt 100 acres in Blount Co — signed by William Carroll and David Graham, 3 Aug 1826. ADS 1 pc. 3. Land grant no. 3804 to Isaac Douthitt 120 acres of land in Blount County signed by N. Brown and James S. Bridges, 12 Feb 1848. DS 1 pc. 4. "Exhibit A" Will of William Rockhold of Sullivan County. 7 January 1856 prov. 8 Jan 1861. ADS 1 pc. (2 pages). 5. Plat for Elizabeth Douthitt, 422.25 acres of land in Loudon Co. on the waters of the Little Tennessee. 11 June 1884. J.D. Wear, surveyor. ADS 1 pc. (torn). 6-8. Deed Mary R. Griffiths, formerly Mary R. Douthit, and Ursula H.B. Griffiths, Margaret E. Douthit, and Florence W. Douthit, all of Loudon Co. Joseph L. Jackson of Knox Co — for $6000 a tract in 7th and 8th civil districts, Loudon County. 11 January 1898 and two notarized acknowledgments to deed. ADS 1 pc. (2 pages) + two DS.


  • 1808-1884

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1 oversize folder (8 pcs.)


All items had conservation treatment and are encased in Japanese tissue paper before they were doinated. Received with Bound book Roane County, Tennessee Loose Papers Pertaining to William Brittain, His Family and Heirs: 1827-1858 (Revision 1) — 15 September 1998 .
Douthit land grants and deeds. Gift of Earl Alexander.
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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