Documents Proving  Land Titles

Gibson County,


Compiled documents relating to proof of land titles.

(Most of the documents were assembled in the 1920's, but often refer to events from much earlier.  There is a tremendous amount of detail referring to proof of family relationships.)

This information is made available courtesy of Don Hoke and the Gibson County Historical Society.


Will of William P. Abell Dated February 23, 1922, Probated November 22,1922; Recorded in Will Record K page 92. Relationships listed; wife Teresa Abell; children named Catherine Lucille, Mildred Lenora, Dorothy May, Norman Leo, and Gilbert William. Signed by William P. Abell in the presence of F. B. Unthank and W. T. Dorsey who in the presence of said testator and in the presence of each other signed as witnesses.

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