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Land transactions

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Caney Creek Land dispute

Identifier: MM.2020.015
Scope and Contents Tenn., Hawkins Co. 1807 thru 1858, Land Conveyance dispute involving Stockley D., Richard, and Willie Mitchell, over the Caney Creek knobs land. This document researches the land transfer history of the John Smith property from 1807, when it was sold to Samuel Milligan and Alex. M. Cause with only 1 tract being properly recorded. In 1810 these two men executed a Deed of Division and did not have proper title to the second lands lying next to Hezekiah Hamblen. In 1811 Milligan conveyed some...
Dates: 1837 - 1838

Jesse Brown (1776-1847) Family Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0303
Scope and Contents Family papers of Jesse Brown (1776-1847) of Washington County, Va., and Carter County, Tenn., and descendants, especially Jesse Brown's son Elijah Brown (1817-1891) of Blount County, Tenn., as well as his family and descendants. The gift includes four Bibles, three having family records (Jesse Brown, Enoch Dexter Brown, and W. R. Hood-S. A. Rule). The collection includes a handmade record book on Jesse Brown's family, as well as land transaction documents regarding tracts in the following...
Dates: 1803-1952