Travis Abstracts index
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Travis Abstracts index

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Unknown.
Title: Travis Abstracts index
Dates: circa 1800s
Extent: 0.14 cubic feet (7 microfilm rolls)
Identification: MS 1387

Biographical/Historical Note

No organization history is available.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an index labeled "The Travis Abstracts," that records the transfer of property for Savannah City lots, Chatham County lots, and some Effingham County lots. The index is arranged alphabetically by grantor and grantee. The information contained in this index came from records housed at the Chatham County Courthouse and the State Archives in Atlanta (the index cards marked with a "C" are from records in the Georgia State Archives).

The index was microfilmed in Savannah, Georgia in 1965 by the Genealogical Society of Salt Lake City, Utah, and the Department of Archives and History, Atlanta, Georgia.

Index Terms

Chatham County (Ga.)
Effingham County (Ga.)
Indexes (reference sources)
Real property.
Savannah (Ga.)

Location of Originals


Physical and Technical Access Restrictions

A microfilm reader is required to access this collection.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Travis Abstracts index, MS 1387, 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



1C-1387-01. Surnames A - Deusier, M.


2C-1387-02. Surnames Deusier, P. - Jacobs, K.


3C-1387-03. Surnames Jackson, A. - Payne, W.


4C-1387-04. Surnames Peacock - Wall


5C-1387-05. Surnames Wallace - Zubly


6C-1387-06. Chatham County land conveyances; Savannah City lots, Wards A - G


7C-1387-07. Savannah City lots, Wards H-W; Garden lots