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.


Herman G. Graper, being first duly sworn on his oath deposes and says, that he was personally acquainted with George Sollman who on the 31st day of January 1896, executed a deed of conveyance to Rosina Block his daughter for the SE of the SE of Section 31 township 3 south, Range 10 west and he positively knows that the said George Sollman departed this life on or about the 12th day of March 1906. Signed, Herman G. Graper. Subscribed and sworn to before me on this 17th day of June, 1931 signed Charles W. Benton, Notary Public

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