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Land records

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

F. W. Taylor Family Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0239
Scope and Contents F.W. Taylor family papers, including: estate settlement papers of L. D. Franklin (n.d., 1841-1878); Graham family papers; Miller and Taylor family history; cabinet card of David Crockett; Treaty of Dumplin Creek program; Marshall J. Hughes patent papers, 1886; land grants and deeds, mostly in Grainger, Cocke, and Jefferson Counties, Tenn, n.d., 1795-1854 (some signed by William Carroll, Jos. McMinn, and President Franklin Pierce). Photocopies of land records are in folder 38; the donor kept...
Dates: 1841-1878

McMahan Land Dispute Settlement

Identifier: MM.2020.018
Scope and Contents The McMahan Clan of Jones Cove, Sevier County (Tenn.) 1857 state land grant, concerning land settlement dispute between the heirs of Archibald W. McMahan, decd. and his brother, William decd., (both mentioned) filed by brother Robert L. McMahan, beginning in 1864 (death of Wm.) To Judge O.P. Temple Chancellor Presiding at Sevierville, from Hon. G. W. Pickle of Sevier and Cocke Co. Robt. McMahan vs. Rebecca McMahan, Sept. 4, 1871,1864 thru 1871 (period of contest) handwritten by...
Dates: 1864 - 1871

Wiley and McAdoo Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0168
Scope and Contents

Papers of the Wiley and McAdoo families, 1817-1913 (most from 1870s-1880s). Papers include: letters; deeds and wills; coal mining papers; some family history (McAdoo, Wiley, Gibbs, Grills, Ingles, Boyd); land surveys; printed material.

Dates: 1817-1913; bulk 1870-1890