John McCoy deed, land grant, and plat
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John McCoy deed, land grant, and plat

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: McCoy, John.
Title: John McCoy deed, land grant, and plat
Dates: 1833-1843
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0518

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an 1833 deed for Lot 903, 21st District in Cherokee County, Georgia, from John McCoy to John Grubs, both of Burke County, as well as an 1843 land grant to John McCoy for Lot 903, 2nd District in Cherokee County. The land grant includes a plat and pendant seal. These lots may have been gold lots, since they are for 40 acres each, and the sales date to the Cherokee County gold rush time period.

Index Terms

Cherokee County (Ga.)
Land grants.
Land speculation.
McCoy, John.
Plats (maps)
Seals (artifacts)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], John McCoy deed, land grant, and plat, MS 518, 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: Deed of Conveyance, John McCoy to John Grubs, 1833 May 3 ( 2.0 p. )
Both of Burke County, Georgia, deed to Lot 903, 21st Dist. In Cherokee county, Ga.
Item 2: Land grant to John McCoy of Burke County, Ga., 1843 June 22
Grant for Lot 903, 21st Dist., 2d Sec. in Cherokee County, Ga., Plat and pendant seal.