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:

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34 / Book A
640 acres
State of Tennessee
No. 947
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.

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