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.


Recorder’s office Gibson County,                            November 19, 1834

I, John I. Neely, recorder for Gibson County, State of Indiana do certify that agreeable to the receipts of the Commissioner for the sale of the Seminary Township in said county now on file and of record in my office Samuel Hudelson has made full payment for the East of the northwest quarter of section 35, in said township. Signed John I. Neely (SEAL). Record “B” of Final Certificates of Seminary Lands, Page 1.

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