Joy B. Ripoll collection of deeds, land grants, and surveys
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Joy B. Ripoll collection of deeds, land grants, and surveys

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Title: Joy B. Ripoll collection of deeds, land grants, and surveys
Dates: 1830-1868
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 2246

Biographical/Historical Note

Joy B. Ripoll lived in Virginia when this collection was donated in 1987.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains five deeds arranged in chronological order. There are also two grant with surveys and seals. The materials come from Decatur, Troup, and Thomas Counties.

Also within are two grants with surveys and seals; one is from Irwin County, one is from Baldwin County.

Index Terms

Brooks, Aaron.
Bryant, James.
Evans, John W.
Gardner, Samuel E.
Garner, Charles.
Griffin, James B.
Land grants--Georiga.
Land grants.
Marshall, William M.
McAlilly, Matthew M.
Perry, Obed.
Ripoll, Joy B.
Smallwood, Robert I.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Joy B. Ripoll collection of deeds, land grants, and surveys, MS 2246, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Joy B. Ripoll, 1987.


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



1Decatur County deed between Robert I. Smallwood/John W. Evans and Samuel E. Gardner, 1857 July 4


1Troup County deed between Obed. Perry and Aaron Brooks, 1859 August 26


1Decatur County deed between Charles Garner and William Marshall, 1861 November 29


1Decatur County deed between William M. Marshall and James B. Griffin, 1868 November 6


1Thomas County deed between Mathew M. McAlilly and James B. Griffin, 1868


1Irwin County grant to James Bryant for former Creek and Cherokee land, 1830 November 30


1Baldwin County grant to Obed Perry for former Cherokee land, 1839 February 26