Virgil Homer Vivion indenture
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Virgil Homer Vivion indenture

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: McIntosh, Charlotte.
Creator: McIntosh, Hampden.
Title: Virgil Homer Vivion indenture
Dates: 1807
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0824

Biographical/Historical Note

Lachlan McIntosh served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War, being station in Valley Forge during the winter of 1778. After his death in 1806, his descendants, including Hampden McIntosh and wife Charlotte, sold off parcels of inherited land. Virgil Homer Vivion purchased the tract outlined in this indenture. Vivion was also a military man, having served in Pray's Regiment (2nd Regiment of Georgia) during the War of 1812.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of an indenture conveying the sale of land by Hampden and Charlotte McIntosh to Virgil Homer Vivion on June 4, 1807. The land, located in McIntosh County, Georgia, once belonged to General Lachlan McIntosh.

Index Terms

McIntosh County (Ga.)
McIntosh, Charlotte.
McIntosh, Hampden.
McIntosh, Lachlan, 1725-1806.
Real property.
Vivion, Virgil Homer.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Virgil Homer Vivion indenture, MS 824, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 1951.


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. Hampden McIntosh and wife, Charlotte, sell to Virgil Homer Vivion a tract of land in McIntosh County, GA, late the property of General Lachlan McIntosh, 1807 June 4 (2 p.)