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.


Alexander N. Sturges, deceased, departed this life in testate on the 19th day of January 1923.... and left him surviving as his heirs and only heirs at law his widow Sarah L. Sturges, and his children, Dale Sturges, Agnes Sturges, N.V. Sturges and Gertrude Sturges, born of his said wife. Probate Order Book No.31 page 475.

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