Alexander Lane, Jr. land grant
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Alexander Lane, Jr. land grant

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Lane, Alexander, Jr.
Title: Alexander Lane, Jr. land grant
Dates: 1793
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0477

Biographical/Historical Note

Alexander Lane, Jr. was a private in John Rawls' Company of the Effingham Militia.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a land grant by the State of Georgia to Alexander Lane, Jr. for 200 acres in Effingham County, Georgia, 1793. Also included is a plat of the land. The document is fragmented and pasted onto paper; the seal is detached but enclosed.

Index Terms

Effingham County (Ga.)
Land grants.
Lane, Alexander, Jr.
Seals (artifacts)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Alexander Lane, Jr. land grant, MS 477, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

Item 1: Grant by State of Georgia of 200 acres in Effingham County, Georgia, 1793 August 6 ( 2.0 p. )
To Alexander Lane, Jr., with plat. Fragmented and pasted on paper; seal enclosed but detached.