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.


Landon Kell, being first duly sworn on his oath deposes and says, that he was personally acquainted with W. W. Blair to whom on the 9th day of April 1887, Catherine Gray and husband John Stott conveyed Lot # 30 in the Original Plan of the Town (now city) of Princeton, in Gibson County and he was personally acquainted with William W. Blair who conveyed a portion of said lot to Frank Blair...and he positively knows that the said W. W. Blair, and the said William W. Blair were one and the same person. Signed Landon Kell Subscribed and sworn to before me on this 1st day of October 1926 signed Charles W. Benton, Notary Public.

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