James B. Smith land grant, plat, and deed
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James B. Smith land grant, plat, and deed

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Smith, James B.
Title: James B. Smith land grant, plat, and deed
Dates: 1832-1833
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0739

Biographical/Historical Note

James B. Smith lived in Burke County, Georgia.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a grant to James B. Smith of Burke County, Georgia for Lot 269, 160 acres, in the 77th District, 2nd Section of Cherokee County, 1833. A plat and pendant seal are attached. This lot was probably a gold lot. The collection also contains a deed for the same lot of land from James B. Smith to Stephen Corker, both of Burke County, bearing the same date as the original grant.


Index Terms

Cherokee County (Ga.)
Deeds.
Land grants.
Land speculation.
Plats (maps)
Seals (artifacts)
Smith, James B.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], James B. Smith land grant, plat, and deed, MS 739, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Unknown.


Restrictions

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.


Sponsorship

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

Container List

 
Item 1: Grant to James B. Smith of Burke County for Lot 269, 160 acres, in 77th Dist., 2nd Section of Cherokee County, 1833 March 14 ( 2.0 p. )
Plat and pendant seal attached.
 
Item 2: Deed, James B. Smith sells to Stephen Corker, both of Burke County, the lot in the above grant, 1833 March 14 ( 2.0 p. )