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Abstracts from Deed Record Book A

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From the pages of the Winter 2006 "Lafayette County Heritage News"

Thanks to Melissa Kitchens, Editor of the The Lafayette County Historical and Genealogical Society's LAFAYETTE COUNTY HERITAGE NEWS who included ABSTRACTS OF LAFAYETTE COUNTY DEEDS - BOOK A in the HERITAGE NEWS Winter 2006 , Volume XXVIII, No. I page 4 Quarterly issue. Melissa took this from Lafayette County Deed Records, Book A found in The Lafayette County Historical and Genealogical Society Room Lafayette Co / City of Oxford Library.

Deed Record Book A-1 through A-11 [Patents]

Abstracts in this issue of LAFAYETTE COUNTY HERITAGE NEWS included the following names.

Warrenty Deed / Bk-pg A-1
Grantor - CHARLES MCDONALD
To
Grantee- EDWARD FEATHERSTON

Warrenty Deed / Bk.-pg A-1 [#2]
Grantor: Ah Fah Lah ma tubby (Chickasaw Nation)
To
Grantee: ROBERT McDONALD Others involved: BENJ. REYNOLDS, AGENT ; ISACC JAMES, JOHN L TINDALL, CHIEFS:JAMES COLBERT, HENRY LOVE,[Res. No. 751]

Warrenty Deed / Bk.-pg A-2
Grantor: PEPAHMOUNTUBBY (Chickasaw Nation)
To
Grantee: JOSEPH CAROTHERS
others mentioned: BENJ REYNOLDS, AGENT: C.H. MOSS; G. W. LONG: ERASMUS McDONALD. Chiefs: JAMES COLBERT; HENRY LOVE. [Res. No. 724]

Warrenty Deed / Bk-pg A-3
Grantor: IMMIACHUBBY [Chichasaw Nation]
To
Grantee: CHARLES McDONALD
Others involved:
BENJ REYNOLDS, AGENT: MALCOLM McGEE, P. M. McKENNIE. Chiefs: BENJ LOVE, JAMES COLBERT. [Res. No. 722]

A-4 was omitted:

Warrenty Deed / Bk - pg A-5
Grantor: CHARLES MCDONALD
To
Grantee: EDWARD FEATHERSTON

Warrenty Deed / Bk-pg A-5 [#2]
Grantor: JOSEPH CAROTHERS
To
Grantee: STONE LOVE
Witnesses: VOLNEY PEEL; HENRY LOVE.

[The following is one of the largest land patents of the period covering 4 1/2 sections which equals 2880 acres in Lafayette and Panola Counties which became known as WYATT's Plantation or WYATT. EMC]

Warrenty Deed / bk-pg A-6
Grantor: Capt.ISSAC ALBERTSON (Chickasaw Nation)
To
Grantee: C. MICHEAL WYATT
Others involved: Benj Reynolds, Agent; Chickasaw Nation:
ERASMUS P. McDOWELL, BENJ. LOVE, VOLNEY PEEL. Chiefs: BENJ. LOVE, JAS. COLBERT. [Res. No. 728]

Warrenty Deed / Bk - pg A-7
Grantor: C. N. SHATUBBY (Chickasaw Nation)
To
Grantee: JOSEPH CARUTHERS [other spelling: CAROTHERS] Others Involved: Benj. Reynolds: Agent. Witnesses: J. Kemp, G. W. Long, Erasmus P. McDowell, Commissioners: ISHTEHOTOPA, ISSAC ALBERTSON, GEORGE COLBERT. [Res. No. 833]

Warrenty Deed / Bk-pg A-8
Grantor: IMMAHHOU_ _ _TUBBY (Chickasaw Nation)
To
Grantee: JOSEPH CAROTHERS:
[Others involved]BENJ. REYNOLD, AGENT of the CHICKASAW Nation. Witnesses: JOHN B. MOORE, JAMES DAVIS, Commissioners: BENJ. LOVE, [Res. No. 831]

Warrenty Deed / Bk-pg A-9
Grantor: Lecka (Chickasaw Nation)
To
Grantee: JOSEPH CAROTHERS
[others involved] BENJ. REYNOLDS, Agent - CHICKASAW NATION, Witnesses: J. KEMP, ERAS. McDOWELL, Commissiors: BENJ. LOVE, JAMES COLBERT. [Res. No. 831]

Warrenty Deed / Book-pg A-10
Grantor SHIMNAH CHOMA [Chickasaw Nation]
To
Grantee: JOSEPH CAROTHERS
[Others involved] Benj. Reynolds, Agent Chickasaw Nation. Witnesses: COLBERT MOORE, WALTER B. COWLES, Commissioners: HENRY LOVE, ISH TA HO TOPA, JAMES COLBERT, GEORGE COLBERT. [Res. No. 931]

Warrently Deed / Bk-pg A-11
Grantor: Eno wah tubby (Chickasaw Nation)
To
Grantee: JOSEPH CAROTHERS [640 acres, emc] [Others involved] Benj. Reynolds, Agent Chickasaw Nation; Witnesses J. KEMP, E.P. McDOWELL, CHIEFS: BENJ. LOVE, JAMES COLBERT . [Res. No. 198]

LAFAYETTE COUNTY DEED ABSTRACTS CONTINUED IN NEXT NEWSLETTER:


This ends the LAFAYETTE COUNTY DEED ABSTRACTS DEED RECORD BOOK A on this website.

It appears that while Mr C. Mitchell Wyatt bought the largest amount of acrage in one sale, Mr Joseph Carothers bought a total of 5400 acres less 640 acres he sold = 4960 arces in single sales; the largest Plantation at this time.

To find the remainer of the Abstracts of Lafayette County Deed Abstracts either join the The Lafayette County Historical and Genealogical Society [See FORM LINK near top of page] or send a query to Melissa Kitchens; Lafayette Heritage News Editor SHGS, PO Box 1382, Oxford, MS 38655.

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