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.


Will of Mary A. McChristy. Dated October 23, 1879; Probated April 21, 1885; Recorded in Will Record H, page 26. Excerpt from Provision #3. “…purchase a suitable monument to be erected at the graves of my father Oliver Mathewson and my mother Agnes C. Mathewson.” Signed by Mary A. McChristy, in the presence of Alexander Devin and John W. Ewing.

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