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Monday, February 22, 2010
Andrew Jackson's 640 Acres In Franklin Co., TN
Andrew Jackson's Deed Hanging on the wall at the Jail House Museum in Winchester, Franklin Co., Tennessee:
State of Tennessee
Virtue of Certificate #325
25 August 1807
Entered: 31 August 1807
Franklin County, Second District, 9th Range of Third Section on Waters of Elk River on Both sides of P...Creek and bordered by John Rutledge's property...
27 September 1808
Witnessed: John Sevier, Governor of Tennessee, 22 March 1809
Robert Houston, Secretary
See Jim's blog for his trip to the Jail House Museum while I was at the Archives researching. Another blogger's trip to the Winchester area can be found here.