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Bill Wooten collection of Georgia land documents

Bill Wooten collection of Georgia land documents

Descriptive Summary

Title: Bill Wooten collection of Georgia land documents
Creator: Wooten, Bill
Inclusive Dates: 1831-1905
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms2510
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of deeds and indentures for properties in the following Georgia counties: Cobb, Bryan, Cherokee, Henry, and Franklin. The collection also includes the will of Malachi Reeves, a plat in Bryan County, Georgia signed by William Schley, and a plat signed by Wilson Lumpkin.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Gift of Bill Wooten.

Preferred Citation

Bill Wooten collection of Georgia land documents, ms2510, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Lumpkin, Wilson, 1783-1870
Plats (maps)
Real property -- Georgia -- Bryan County.
Real property -- Georgia -- Cobb County.
Schley, William, 1786-1858
Wills -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Cobb County land deed sold by Peter Strickland to Malaciah Reeves, Cobb County (formerly Cherokee County), 1837 August 1
12Cobb County land indenture sold by John H. Stone to Malachiah Nevy, 1837 December 16
13Cobb County land deed, recording sale from Malachi Reeves estate to John P. Boring, 1859 November
14Cobb County land indenture showing sale from John P. Boring to Thomas Fowler, 1863
15Cobb County land indenture showing sale by Thomas Fowler to Lacy W. Fowler , 1867 June 27
16Cobb County land indenture between Thomas Fowler and N.A. Fowler , 1868 March 4
17Cobb County land indenture between N.A. Fowler and T.W. Fowler , 1869 January 23
18Cobb County land deed showing sale from L.W. Fowler to G.W. Gresham, 1874 Feb 3
19Cobb County Executor's Deed: bill of sale for 160 acres of land from the estate of Georgia W. Gresham to R.A. McCollum, 1905 November 7
110Bryan County land indenture documenting sale from Andrew Bird to Peter Strickland, 1833 October 7
111Cherokee County land grant to Andrew Bird for 40 acres, signed by Governor William Schley, 1837
112Henry County land grant document for Crawford Tucker, for Georgia gold region/ Cherokee territory, signed by Governor Wilson Lumpkin (partial), 1831 December 24
113Henry County land plat and survey for Crawford Tucker showing 40 acres in Cherokee/gold territory , 1832 May 28
114Henry County land deed documenting sale from James Coker to John Randal, 1835 February 25
115Henry County land deed, documenting sale by Crawford Tucker to James Coker, 1836
116Franklin County land deed showing sale by John Randal to John Stone, 1836 February 10