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.


In the Gibson Circuit Court, Gibson County Indiana, September term 1915

Probate Order Book 25 page 189 states Anna E. Gudgel, deceased, departed this life, in testate on the 9th day of October 1915. Probate Order Book 26 page 139 states Anna E. Gudgel left her surviving as heirs and only heirs at law the following named children: Luella Camp, Morton Gudgel, Arthur Gudgel, Della Reynolds, Rebecca Ward, Roy Gudgel, Katherine Gudgel and Ora J. Gudgel.

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