Jacob Mars land grant and plat
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Jacob Mars land grant and plat

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Mars, Jacob, active 1816-1832.
Title: Jacob Mars land grant and plat
Dates: 1832
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0541

Biographical/Historical Note

Jacob Mars lived in Chatham County, Georgia. He married Affy Cleary on November 14, 1816 in Chatham County.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a land grant to Jacob Mars of Chatham County for Lot. No. 819, 12th Dist., 1st Sec., Cherokee county, Ga., containing 40 acres. The grant is dated 1832 and has a plat of the land attached. This is probably a "gold lot."

Index Terms

Cherokee County (Ga.)
Land grants.
Land speculation.
Mars, Jacob, active 1816-1832.
Plats (maps)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[Item identification], Jacob Mars land grant and plat, MS 541, 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: Land grant to Jacob Mars of Chatham County, 1832 December 19 ( 2.0 p. )
For Lot No. 819, 12th Dist., 1st Sec., Cherokee County, Ga., containing 40 acres. Plat attached.