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, March term 1848

In the year 1836 John Barlow, John Ames and Charles T. Hillyer, were doing business under the name of Barlow, Ames & Co., and continued in business under said firm name until the year 1846. Source Order Book “G”, Page 239

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