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Land Records Collection

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Land Records Collection

Guide to the Land Records collection
MS0028

Summary Information

Repository
J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections, UNC Charlotte
Creator
J. Murrey Atkins Library (University of North Carolina at Charlotte).
Title
Land Records collection
ID
MS0028
Date [inclusive]
1801, 1811, 1862
Extent
3.0 Items
General Physical Description note
16 leaves in various foliations
Language
English
Mixed materials [Box]
OF1
Container
7
Abstract
Miscellaneous records (3 oversize documents, 1 framed), pertaining to property in Mecklenburg and Lincoln counties.

Preferred Citation note

Land Records Collection. J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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Scope and Contents note

Miscellaneous records pertaining to property in Mecklenburg and Lincoln counties. Includes a property survey (2/15/1801) of 368 acres owned by Charles Connor in Mecklen¬burg County. Signed by John McKnitt Alexander; state land grant (12/5/1811) to Samuel Boyes for 30 acres in Mecklenburg County. Signed by North Carolina Governor Benjamin Smith. Attached is handwritten description (10/25/1811) of Boyes's property by surveyer John Black; and county land indenture (10/22/18¬62) to John Nixon for 165.75 acres in Lincoln County. Signed by William J. Hoke, Clerk and Master of Equity for Lincoln County.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections, UNC Charlotte 1986

9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC, 28223
704-687-1170
spec-coll@uncc.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Alice Alexander Conner, 1986; some from unknown source.

Processing Information note

Processed by Randy Penninger, 1986.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • North Carolina. Office of Archives and History.

Geographic Name(s)

  • North Carolina--History

Subject(s)

  • County government--North Carolina
  • Land titles--North Carolina--Lincoln County--19th century
  • Land titles--North Carolina--Mecklenburg County

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