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Early Records of Georgia

Volume 1, Wilkes County

abstracted and compiled by Grace Gillam Davidson,

published in 1933 at Macon, GA

 Submitted by Christina Palmer

Thank you to Donna & CJ Crawford & Jennifer Reddish for your transcription assistance.

 

Land Lotteries, 1821

EXPLANATORY
The land disposed of in this lottery was obtained by treaty with the Creek Indians at Indian Springs Jan. 8, 1821, covered by five original counties at the time of survey, namely Dooly, Houston, Monroe, Henry and Fayette counties, since divided into twenty-one counties.

A list of names entitled to draw for land in the 164th. Dist. or Capt. David P. Hillhouse's Co., in Maj. Thomas Gordon's Batt. in Wilkes Co. Ga.

 

Draws

   

Draws

Allison, Robert M.  
Allison, William C.  
Allison, Rebecca wid. 
Anderson, James M.  
Anderson, John R.  
Anderson, William Q.  
Brown, Lewis S.  
Branham, Peter T.  
Buckner, Daniel, Sr.  
Burton, Sarah wid.  
Burton, Edward orph. of John  
Boswell, Charles  
Bailey, Samuel  
Barnett, Samuel  
Brewer, Hopkins W.  
Beasley, Royland  
Coats, Drucilla wid.  
Coats, John D. 
Coats, Lesley 
Corbet, Eleanor wid  
Corbet, James, orphs. of  
Cleveland, Aaron A. 
Campbell, Duncan G. 
Carter, Thomas A.  
Christmas, John Robert 
Deveaux, William  
Dickinson, Francis B.  
Decker, George, orphs. of

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Foster, Granville W.  
Foster, Patsy wid.  
Foster, John H., orphs of  
Foster, Harden, orphs. of  
Foster, Francis 
Fisher, Seth 
Guien, Philip C. 
Gardner, Samuel
Hoxey, Asa, Jr. 
Hubbard, Booker W. 
Head, Samuel B. 
Holtzclaw, Rhoda wid. 
Holtzclaw, Timothy, orphs. of 
Holtzclaw, Jincy wid. 
Holtzclaw, Nathan, orphs. of  
Huling, James
Huling, George 
Huling, Elizabeth wid. 
Hodges, Samuel K. or R. 
Hay, Felix G.  
Haden, William 
Hendricks, Catharine wid. 
Jones, William  
Johnson, Patrick H.  
Kain, Eugenia wid. 
Kain, William M., orphs of  
Little, Thomas  
Little, Thos., son of Archibald

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Long, Nicholas, orphs. of  
Long, John J.  
Lane, Mark A.  
Leitner, John C.
Mullikin, William  
McCleskey, John  
McKee, John  
Mayo, David  
Minton, Henrietta orph.  
Minton, Stephen, Jr.  
Minton, Stephen, Sr., orphs. of
Northrop, David A.  
Norman, Sarah wid. 
Norman, George, orphs. of  
Pope, William H. 
Parkes, Ezekiel C.  
Prince, Oliver H. 
Pray, Ann wid. 
Qualls, Alfred M. 
Rogers, Martin D. 
Rembert, James 
Rees, Albert
Rice, Charles H.  
Rorie, William

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Robertson, Frances, wid.  
Ridley, Henry  
Sansom, William C.  
Sansom, Martha E. orph  
Sims, Thomas W. orphs. of  
Sims, Benjamin D.  
Semmes, Thomas, Jr.  
Sneed, Archibald H.  
Sneed, William  
Sherman, Clement 
Toombs, Lawrence C.  
Terrell, Thomas, son of Peter  
Terrell, William A. 
Turpin, Sacker P.  
Telfair, Thomas, orphs. of  
Tendall, William  
Wingfield, Overton  
Wingfield, Mary wid.  
Wingfield, Archibald S.  
Weaver, Edward, orphs. of  
Wilkinson, Nathaniel G.  
Worsham, Richard, Jr.  
Worsham, Joseph T.

 

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165TH DIST. CAPT. SEABORN CALLAWAY'S
CO. MAJ. THOS. D. GORDON'S BATT.

 

Arnold, James  
Binns, George S.  
Binns, Sarah wid.  
Binns, Christopher, orphs. of  
Brook, Preston  
Barton, Wellborn G.  
Colly, Sarah wid.  
Callaway, Capt. Seaborn
Callaway, Winneford wid.  
Callaway, Isaac, orphs. of 
Callaway, Jeptha  
Callaway, Isabella wid.  
Callaway, Jesse M.  
Callaway, Jacob  
Carleton, Eliza, orph. of Jacob  
Dobbs, John 
Dent, Michael L.  
Dent, Joseph M.  
Dearing, Robert

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Dearing, James  
Dicken, Elizabeth wid.  
Dicken, Isaac, orphs. of  
Garland, Thomas  
Hanson, John M.  
Holtzclaw, Silas  
Hoff, Washington  
Hoff, Susannah wid.  
Hoff, Charles, orphs. of  
Hill, John  
Hughes, Ann wid.  
Holmes, William  
Johnson, Tyre  
Lackey, Samuel  
Lackey, William  
Layden, Patrick, orphs. of  
Montgomery, Hezekiah  
Montgomery, Robert  
Montgomery, James 

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Montgomery, Rebecca wid  
Montgomery, Jane wid.  
Montgomery, John S., orphs. of
Maddox, John A.  
Maddox, Thomas  
Matthews, Isaac N.  
Moore, Jesse  
Minton, Jane wid.  
Pool, John S.  
Parkes, Mary wid.  
Parkes, William, orphs. of  
Parkes, Levi

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Runnels, Hugh 
Rozier, Isham 
Reeves, Thomas  
Slack, John, Jr. 
Snelson, William, Jr.  
Thomas, William 
Thomas, Augustin 
Truitt, Purnell 
Wootten, John T.
Wheetley, Abel  
Wooddy, George

 

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166TH DIST. CAPT. WILLIAM HUDSPETH'S
CO. MAJ. THOS D. GORDON'S BATT.

 

 

 

 

 

Appling, John
Appling, Burwell  
Andrews, Martin  
Armor, William C.  
Armor, Newton D. 
Arthur, Jane wid.  
Brook, Henry  
Bolton, Elizabeth wid.  
Bolton, Issac, orphs. of  
Covington, Daniel  
Covington, King  
Cunningham, Drury  
Crews, James  
Callaway, Joshua  
Callaway, John  
Chelton, Harrison  
Chambers, John  
Dodson, George W.  
Dodson, Charles  
Dodson, Chloe wid.  
Dodson, Ignatious, orphs. of  
Estes, John

Gartrell, John  
Griffis, Joshua, orphs. of  
Hancock, Tabitha wid.  
Hancock, Martha, orph. of Richard  
Hudspeth, Capt. William  
Hill, Burwell P. 
Hill, Thomas, orphs. of  
Hampton, John M. 
Johnson, John

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Johnson, Stephen  
Johnson, Robert M.  
Johnson, William, Jr.  
Jackson, Jinny wid.  
Moore, John 
Moore, Lewis  
Moore, Robert H.  
Maxwell, Wiley  
Orr, Christopher  
Orr, Jonathan  
Pritchett, Delpha wid.  
Pritchett, Nicholas, orphs. of  
Peteet, Richard  
Peteet, Simeon  
Rumsey, William, Sr.  
Rumsey, William, Jr.  
Reeves, William  
Roby, William L.  
Short, John  
Short, David, orphs. of  
Short, William, orphs. of  
Spratlen, John  
Spratlen, Jesse  
Spratlen, Winnefred wid.  
Smith, George  
Talley, Rachel wid.  
Talley, Obediah's orphs.  
Warthen, James  
Wise, Sarah wid.  
Wise, Mary wid.  
Wise, Ervin, orphs. of  
Weems, William

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167TH DIST. CAPT. HENRY JOSSEY'S
CO. MAJ. THOS. D. GORDON'S BATT.

 

 

 

 

 

Akin, Francis, lunatic or idiot  
Andrews, James  
Barker, William 
Callaway, Jesse  
Crews, Stanley  
Corbin, Elizabeth wid.  
Davis, Jonathan 
Davis, William, Jr.  
Davis, Jeptha V. 
Deshields, William 
Dearing, Asa  
Fullilove, Willis  
Fullilove, John  
Floyd, Robert  
Floyd, Margaret wid.  
Floyd, Richard, orphs. of  
Hoff, William  
Harvie, Daniel  
Harvie, Salley wid.  
Hubbard, Vinson 
Hubbard, Woodson  
Hubbard, William  
Hillyer, Rebecca wid.  
Hillyer, Shaler, orphs. of  
Jordan, John  
Keith, Israel  
Lipscomb, Baker  
Lindsey, John

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McLaughlin, Thomas D.  
Mallory, Thomas P.
McGehee, John S. 
Mays, Seaborn J.  
Martin, Marshall 
Nickles, John 
Phillips, Mary wid.
Phillips, Jonathan  
Phillips, David, orphs. of  
Phillips, William  
Phillips, Stephen  
Pope, Wylie, orphs. of  
Pope, Mary wid.  
Pope, Josiah W.  
Patton, Solomon, orphs. of  
Rucker, Willis  
Stovall, Thomas  
Stokes, A. M.  
Taber, Darkes wid.  
Taber, John, orphs. of  
Towns, Solomon  
Taylor, George D., orphs. of  
Wynn, Jane wid.  
Woodruff, Richard  
Wilson, William S.  
Watkins, Zacharius T.  
Wilkins, Agnes wid.  
Wilkins, Leroy orphan 

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168TH DISTRICT OR CAPT.
BERIAH B. REEVES' DISTRICT

 

 

 

 

 

Arnold, Owen  
Albert, John  
Alexander, Joseph  
Brazell, Nathan  
Bowen, Dickson  
Barrett, Erasmus D.  
Burroughs, Peggy wid.  
Coats, Martha J., orph. of Wm.
Chambers, Nathaniel  
Chambers, James, orphs. of  
Callaway, Lewis B.  
Cooper, Thomas  
Colly, James, Jr. 
Combs, Thomas E.

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Cheney, John  
Davis, Samuel  
Davis, Micajah W.  
Dicken, John W.  
Echols, Mary wid.  
Echols, Simeon  
Echols, Benjamin  
Echols, Jocephus D.  
Eckles, Joel  
Eckles, Edward, Jr.  
Eckles, Edward, Sr.  
Eason, Isaac  
Fanning, Bryan  
Fling, John, orphs. of

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Floyd, Solomon  
Gorman, Thomas B.  
Harper, Banister  
Holmes, James C.  
Hood, John  
Hancock, William, Jr.  
Hancock, Larkin  
Hancock, Bennett  
Hancock, William, Sr.  
Hancock, Isaac  
Hancock, Nancy wid.  
Hancock, Thomas, orphs of  
Hancock, Elijah  
Jackson, Harris  
Jackson, Sarah, wid.  
Jackson, Green B.  
Jackson, Early  
Jarrell, Margaret wid.  
Jarrell, Thomas, orphs. of  
King, Mary wid.  
King, Bennett, orphs. of  
King, John  
Knox, Robert D.  
Lanham, Asa  
May, Richard  
May, Solomon  
McLaughlin, James  
Mathis, Winefred wid.  
Malone, Jesse  

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Matthews, Abraham M.  
Mounger, Elijah C.  
Owen, Sarah wid.  
Powell, Robert  
Powell, Moses 
Poss, Jacob
Poss, Nancy, orph. of Nicholas
Pullen, Thomas  
Rumsey, Reuben  
Rumsey, Richard  
Reynolds, Ann, wid.  
Reynolds, Elzy B.  
Reynolds, Harden  
Reeves, Beriah B., Capt.  
Reeves, Joseph 
Sappington, William J.  
Sappington, Fadda 
Simons, Elizabeth wid.  
Simons, Elias, orphs. of  
Simpson, Joseph  
Trammel, Peter  
Trammel, Pleasant 
Trammel, Thomas, orphs. of  
Tomlinson, George  
Terrell, Charles J.  
Willis, Wm. C., orph. of Geo. D.  
Willis, James D.  
Washington, George H. 

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We certify that the persons whose names are herinbefore recited have complied with the Requisition of the Act of Assembly passed at Milledgeville on the 15th. of May last, for the distribution of the late Acquired Territory by the U. S., for the use of Georgia of the Creek Nation of Indians, by a treaty made and concluded at the Indian Spring on the 8th. day of Jan. 1821. July 14, 1821.

                                               LEROY SALE, 
                                               JOHN McCORD, 
                                                         R. N.
 
 

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