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Murray State University

200 Pogue Library

Murray, Kentucky 42071

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Land Records

Collection Title: Land Records


Series Number: MS98-05


Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on May 5, 2010.


Date Listed: May 5, 2010


Date Span: 1785-1832


Size of Collection: 0.10 linear feet.


Number of Boxes: 1 legal sized file folder; 12 items.


Type of Material: Documents.


Condition of Material: Fair with tears and foxing caused by aging and improper storage.


Arrangement: Organized by state of origin; Chronological arrangement.


Biographical / Historical Information: N/A


Scope and Content: Collection consists of twelve hand scribed copies of land records from Kentucky, Virginia, Maryland and Ohio. The land records were issued to: Isaac Parker (1835) of Tennessee; N. R. Knight (1857) Ann Threlkeld (1801) and Francis Ash (1794) of Kentucky; John Williams (1787), John Moylan (1791), John Lewis (1785) and George Farrow (1788) of Virginia; John Heathcote (1814 & 1833) of Maryland; and Avery Henry (1832), James Taylor (1832), John Blair (1832) and Ezekiel S. Haines of Ohio. 


Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Land titles – Registration and transfer – Kentucky.

Land titles – Registration and transfer – Ohio.

Land titles – Registration and transfer – Virginia.

Land titles – Registration and transfer – Maryland.

Land titles – Registration and transfer – Tennessee.

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