Hammond family papers

Hammond family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Hammond family papers
Creator: Hammond family
Inclusive Dates: 1782-1921
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms1523
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of documents which deal mainly with land transactions relating to the Hammons / Hammonds and allied families of Walton, Wilkes and Oglethorpe County, Georgia. There is some Hammond and Ellsbury family genealogy. Some names involved include: Josiah Amerson, Isaiah C. Brand, W.K. Hammond, Moses Jernigan, Green H. Lirsey, Kinchin Rambo, and William Trammell.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hammond family papers, MS 1523. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The documents were the property of Mr. and Mrs. W.O. Dean, Jr., 11 The Prado, Atlanta, Georgia in 1965.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Amerson, Josiah - land grant for lot 116, 4th district, Walton County, 1822 Access Online
12Austin, Charles - indenture with Allen Chandler for lot 117, Walton County, 1821 Access Online
13Bailey, James P. - indenture with William Edwards, 4th district, Walton County, 1881 Access Online
14Barber, Frederick - land grant for lot 74, 4th district, Walton County and indenture with Morgan Brown, 1819, 1822 Access Online
15Bentley, Isaac - indenture with Wyatt Chandler for land, 4th district, Walton County, 1823 Access Online
16Brand, E. M. - deeds for land 4th district, Walton County, 1877, 1881 Access Online
17Brand, Isaiah C. - sheriff's deed for lot 152, 4th district, Walton County, 1833 Access Online
18Brand, Thomas - indentures, Walton County , 1830, 1833, 1839, 1842 Access Online
19Brand, William and Samuel - indenture, 5th district Gwinnett County, 1854 Access Online
110Braswell, Issac D. - indentures, lot 186, 4th district, Walton County, 1830, 1833 Access Online
111Brooks, C.- receipt, 1817 Access Online
112Brown, A. O. - receipt, 1877 Access Online
113Brown, Morgan - indenture lot 74, Bay Creek, 4th district, Walton County, 1826 Access Online
114Chandler, Allen - promissory notes and deed lot 116, 4th district, Walton County, 1827, 1828 Access Online
115Cooksey, Robert - indentures, 4th district, Walton County (originally Gwinnett), 1834, 1844, 1853, 1854 Access Online
116Ellsbury (Ellisberry) family - transcript of Benjamin Ellsburry will; letter E. F. Ellsburry regarding Ellsburry genealogy, 1915 Access Online
117Garrett, James R. - indenture, lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County , 1858 Access Online
118Gilbert, Wm. T. receipt for ribbon and calico, 1808 Access Online
119Godfrey, Aaron- indenture lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1835 Access Online
120Groan, Lawrence receipt, 1809 Access Online
121Hamilton, William - indenture, lot 29, 4th district, Walton County, 1835 Access Online
122Hammon (Hammond), Abram (Abraham) - tax receipts, indentures, deeds, surveys regarding land in Walton and Wilkes Counties [near Soap Creek and Haynes Creek], 1805-1842 Access Online
123Hammond, John J. - will, receipts, indentures, deeds regarding land in Walton, Baldwin, and Wilkes (Camp Creek, Upton Creek, Soap Creek) Counties, deed of gift to Abraham Hammons for land, slaves, household items, 1791-1921 Access Online
124Hammond, Isaac - certification for services in state militia and affidavit of valuation of stolen horse, 1782, 1789 Access Online
125Hammon, Jacob and John - receipts and article of agreement between Anthony Ealer and Jacob Hammons for land in Rockingham County, Virginia , 1778-1820 Access Online
126Hammond, R. A. - exam dates for Jefferson Medical College, reciepts, bonds, deeds, and indentures for land in Gwinnett and Walton Counties; certificate of appointment as Chief Medical Examiner, 1876-1905 Access Online
127Hammond, W. K. - letters regarding estate, 1892 Access Online
128Herring, Jesse P. - indentures for lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1833, 1838 Access Online
129Howell, Arthur - land grant, lot 117, 4th district, Walton County, 1821 Access Online
130Jerrigan, Moses - land grant, lot 114, 4th district, Walton County, 1821 Access Online
131Kirk, George - indenture, lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1854 Access Online
132Livcey, Green H. - title for lot 116, 4th district, Walton County, 1831 Access Online
133McCaskill, Murdock - indenture, lot 116, 4th district, Walton County, 1835 Access Online
134McElvaney, John S. - indentures, lot 195, 5th district, Gwinnett, and lot 191, Mill Shoals and timber, 1837, 1850 Access Online
135McMeckins, Nathaniel - indenture, Wilkes County (Soap Creek), 1813 Access Online
136Moore, Willis - sheriff's deed, lot 117, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1828 Access Online
137Nalley, Daniel - indenture, lot 119, 4th district, Walton County, 1832 Access Online
138Parramore, John - indenture, lot 114, 4th district, Walton County, 1821 Access Online
139Porter, Wm. - receipts and indentures for land in Wilkes County (Soap Creek, Upton Creek) , 1791-1829 Access Online
140Rambo, Kinchin - deed of gift for enslaved man named Middleton; letter regarding the challenges of crops in Rome, Ga. , 1861, 1872 Access Online
141Ricky, William - bond for having a horse levied in his possession, 1815 Access Online
142Roberts, Green B. - letter regarding home insurance, 1890 Access Online
143Robins, John B. - essay Duty that we owe to our Country Access Online
144Rockmore, W. A. - indentures, Walton County, 1876-1889 Access Online
145Shipp, Richard - indenture, lot 185, 4th district, Walton County, 1833 Access Online
146Slade, Jeremiah - power of attorney for selling land, lot 195, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1824 Access Online
147Smith, B. B. - Fi Fa, in favor of Hammons and Robinson, 1886 Access Online
148Talbot, J. and Matthew Sr. - promissory note, description of property, 1789 Access Online
149Tate, Henry - receipt, 1804 Access Online
150Trammell, William - affidavit, ownership of mare being in possession fo Samuel Gray, 1812 Access Online
151White, Wm. H. - indenture, lots 152-153, Walton County, 1833 Access Online
152Wright, Asa B. - bond, lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County Access Online
153Yonge, George - indenture, 10th district, Newton County, 1869 Access Online
154Miscellaneous receipts and notes Access Online
155Hammond genealogy Access Online
156Certificates [Imnachuk Gold Mining Company, Seminole Club, Duncan and Company, Chamber of Commerce Realty Company], certificate cards Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia, 1875-1913 Access Online
157Underwood, William - power of attorney, conveyance for lot 195, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1821-1822 Access Online

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