Dempsey McCoulars land grant and plat
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Dempsey McCoulars land grant and plat

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: McCoulars, Dempsey.
Title: Dempsey McCoulars land grant and plat
Dates: 1835
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0517

Biographical/Historical Note

Dempsey McCoulars lived in Parr's District, Burke County, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains an 1835 land grant of Lot 525 (40 acres) in the 19th District, 3rd section of Cherokee County. The plat and pendant seal are included. This may have been a gold lot, since the grant is dated during the time period of the Cherokee County gold rush.

Index Terms

Cherokee County (Ga.)
Land grants.
Land speculation.
McCoulars, Dempsey.
Plats (maps)
Seals (artifacts)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Dempsey McCoulars land grant and plat, MS 517, 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 to Dempsey McCoulars of Parr's District, Burke County, Ga., 1835 December 12 ( 3.0 p. ) View online.
Grant of Lot 525 in the 19th Dist. 3d Sec. Cherokee County, 40 acres. Plat and pendant seal.