|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Georgia. Governor (1851-1853 : Cobb)|
|Title:||James A. Waters land grant and plat|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Howell Cobb (1815-1868) served as congressman (1843-1851; 1855-1857), Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives (1849-1851) and secretary of the treasury (1857-1860) in addition to his term as governor of Georgia, 1851-1853. He was born in Jefferson County, Georgia on September 7, 1815; he died on October 9, 1868. No biographical information is available for James A. Waters.
This collection consists of a land grant to James A. Waters of Bulloch County, Georgia, for a tract of 60 acres in Bulloch County, 1851. A plat and pendant seal are attached.
[item identification], James A. Waters land grant and plat, MS 841, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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|Item 1: Land grant to James A. Waters of Bulloch County, a tract of 60 acres in Bulloch County, 1851 December 2 ( 2.0 p. )|
|Plant and pendant seal attached.|