Records


Bon Secour, Alabama
Land Records




1832
South
Weeks Bay
Township 8S
Range 2E
North
Bon Secour
Township 8S
Range 4E
South
Bon Secour
Township 8S
Range 3E
South
Bon Secour
Township 9S
Range 3E



1837
Bon Secour
Township 8S
Range 3E
Bon Secour
Township 9S
Range 3E
Bon Secour
Township 9S
Range 3E
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1845
North
Bon Secour
Township 8S
Range 4E
South
Bon Secour
Township 8S
Range 3E
Bon Secour
Township 8S
Range 3E
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These land records represent the initial transfer of land titles from the Federal government to individuals. In most cases they represent purchase of the land by individuals from the United States Government. Others are the result of homesteading, Indian cessions or treaties, or bounty lands given to military veterans.

Each person in the list below owned land in and around the Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama area. Each person has a Land Office Certificate that can be viewed by clicking on their last name. More information can also be found on file at The Official Federal Land Records Site.

Last Name First Name MI SEC- TION TOWN SHIP RANGE MERIDAN CD TOTAL ACRE SIGN DATE REMARKS
ALLEN JAMES   26 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 160.33 1879/12/30  
BAPTISTE JACOB   30 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 58.96 1839/07/10 WILLIAM D HOLLY
BENTON THOMAS H 27 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 161.6 1891/06/29  
BENTON WILLIAM H 15 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1860/06/01  
BENTON WILLIAM H 12 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 30 1860/06/01  
BENTON WILLIAM H 11 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 60 1860/09/01  
BENTON WILLIAM H 15 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 80 1861/05/10  
BRIGHT GEORGE H 10 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 40.24 1854/11/15  
BROOKS THOMAS P 32 8S4E ST STEPHENS 158.87 1860/06/01  
CALLAWAY JAMES S 24 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.11 1852/01/01 NIMROD UNDERWOOD
CALLOWAY JAMES S 32 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 156.1 1860/09/01  
CARNEY WILLIAM M 5, 8 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 321.205 1861/05/10  
CARVER JOHN W 27 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 161.6 1891/07/28  
CARVER JOHN H 28 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.24 6/21/1916  
CHILDERS BARTHOLOMEW W 22 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 94 1860/09/01  
CHILDRESS BARTHOLEMEW   21 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1852/01/01  
CHILDRESS BARTHOLEMEW   22 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 62 1852/01/01  
CHILDRESS BARTHOLEMEW   20 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 80 1852/01/01  
CHILDRESS BARTHOLEMEW   20 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1852/01/01  
CHILDRESS BARTHOLEMEW   20 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1852/01/01  
CHILDRESS GORDON B 29 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 160.17 1905/10/02  
COBURN JOHN  15, 22 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 130 1883/03/01  
COOK ALEXANDER   12, 13 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 321.28 1860/02/01  
COOK HENRY   13 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 320.84 1860/02/01  
COOK JEROME   22 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 80.73 1882/10/30  
COOK JEROME   6 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 321.16 1898/10/04  
COOK JOACHIM   7, 12 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 241.46 1860/09/01  
COOK JOHN   27 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.4 1852/01/01  
COOK JOHN   27 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 80.8 1852/01/01  
COOK JOHN   27 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.4 1854/11/15  
COOK JOHN   12 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 80.505 1854/11/15  
COOK JOHN  12 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.2525 1854/11/15  
COOK JOHN  7, 12 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 322.13 1860/02/01  
COOK JOHN  14, 24 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 321.3 1860/02/01  
COOK MARY G 20 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 160 1906/07/21 WIDOW OF SAMUEL C COOK
COOK NICHOLAS   6 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 321.16 1860/02/01  
COOK NICHOLAS   39 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 387.92 1918/10/28  
COOK NICHOLAS   38 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 855.32 1918/10/28  
COOK SAMUEL C 19 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1906/02/05  
COOK THOMAS W 4 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 36.98 1897/08/30  
DONNER ALBERT  26 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 80.82 1906/12/14  
DOWTY STEPHEN   9 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 320 1859/03/01  
EVANS SAMUEL  1 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 81.21 1841/01/05  
FJELDNES HILMAR  36 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 80.54 1906/08/07  
FROST JOSEPH W 28 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.24 1854/11/15  
FROST JOSEPH W 27 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 80.8 1859/03/01  
FROST JOSEPH W 28 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 80.48 1859/03/01  
FROST JOSEPH W 21, 22 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 161.2925 1859/03/01  
FULFORD JAMES W 29 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 120.19 1907/05/06  
GAAR WILLIAM M 15 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 120.64 1899/04/17  
GAAR SIMEON D 34 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 79.55 1900/02/08  
GAAR SIMEON D 27 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 80.37 1910/10/10  
GAVIN THOMAS W 14, 15 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 120.28 1860/09/01  
GAVINS THOMAS T 25 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 120.15 1898/03/08  
GREEN JOHN  26 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1899/04/17  
GRIST JOHN W 15 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 322.24 1860/02/01  
GWIN JOSEPH C 34 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 318.7075 1860/06/01  
HALL JOHN A 1 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 81.21 1889/10/07  
HELTON HENRY J 4 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 80.1 1896/05/21  
HELTON HENRY T 10 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 120.72 1892/02/29  
HOLLY WILLIAM D 19 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 183.9 1840/10/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HOLLY WILLIAM D 18 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 39.84 1840/10/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HOLLY WILLIAM D 28 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 121.96 1840/10/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HOLLY WILLIAM D 20 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 39.84 1840/10/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HOLLY WILLIAM D 29 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 153.6 1840/10/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HOLLY WILLIAM D 33 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 51.6 1840/10/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HOLLY WILLIAM D 11 8S 2E ST STEPHENS 32.4 1840/10/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HOLLY WILLIAM D 3 8S 2E ST STEPHENS 61.25 1840/10/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HOLLY WILLIAM D 12 8S 2E ST STEPHENS 205.5 1843/03/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HOLLY WILLIAM D 13 8S 2E ST STEPHENS 198.4 1843/03/10 JACOB BAPTISTE AND DAVID STEPHENSON
HURLEY CORNELIA A 19 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 160 1891/11/23  
JORDAN ANDREW J 17 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 160.7 1860/12/01  
KING GEORGE   27 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 160.74 1899/12/30  
KNOX CHARLES C 7 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 161.12 1898/10/04  
LACOSTE AUGUSTIN   18 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 262.22 1845/06/01  
LACOSTE AUGUSTIN   19 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 80 1845/06/01  
LACOSTE JOHN   12 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 164.32 1841/01/05 LEWIS A CORTELLI
LASS CHARLES   31 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 237.85 1860/02/01  
LEAVINS JOHN   4 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 40.05 1901/12/04  
MCCOY FRANKLIN J 17 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 40.175 1860/02/01  
MCCOY FRANKLIN J 10 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 80.48 1861/05/10  
MCCOY FRANKLIN J 20, 29 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 80.18 1911/05/08 WILLIAM M CARNEY Warrantee: ARCHIBALD DILL
MCCOY FRANKLIN J 10 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 80.48 1911/09/11 WILLIAM M CARNEY Warrantee: ROBERT STIMSON
MCCOY FRANKLIN J 11 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 80.44 1958/02/05 WILLIAM M CARNEY Warrantee: JULIUS A BINGHAM
MCCOY FRANKLIN J 24 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.13 1926/01/25 JAMES BONHAM
MEDCALF JAMES C 19 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1860/09/01  
MILLER ANDREW  2, 11 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 74.22 1859/03/01  
MILLER ANDREW  11 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 100 1859/03/01  
MILLER ANDREW  15 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 80 1860/06/01  
MILLER ANDREW  11 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1860/06/01  
NELSON ASA W 33 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 318.99 1898/11/11  
NELSON DAVID W 19 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1859/03/01  
NELSON JOSEPH D 21 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 70 1905/11/27  
NELSON JOSEPH D 21 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 80 1908/09/08 JOSEPH DRURY NELSON
NELSON JOSEPH W 12 8S 2E ST STEPHENS 138 1906/02/05  
NELSON THOMAS  11 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 75 1860/09/01  
NELSON THOMAS  11 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 80 1861/05/10  
NELSON THOMAS P1 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 72 1911/03/23  
NELSON TIMOTHY   19 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1852/01/01  
ORRELL ALBERT G 11 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 321.8 1859/03/01  
ORRELL CHRISTOPHER C 2 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 320.92 1860/02/01  
ORRELL JOHN C 2 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 320.92 1859/03/01  
ORRELL WILLIAM R 1 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 309.88 1860/09/01  
REDDITT ALEXANDER T 9 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 319.63 1859/03/01  
REDDITT ALEXANDER T 24 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.11 1860/09/01  
REDDITT ALEXANDER T 24 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.13 1909/08/16 THOMAS B WINDHAM
ROBINSON GEORGE W 10 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 40.24 1888/07/12  
ROGERS SAMPSON  14 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 160 1905/04/17  
SIBLEY CYRUS  29 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 34 1840/10/10  
SMITH FERDINAND  26 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 160.66 1879/12/30  
STYRON CRELIOUS J 22 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 80.73 1897/09/22  
SUARES JOSEPH L 26, 35 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 159.87 1903/11/24  
TAYLOR ELIJAH S 33 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 199.3675 1860/06/01  
TAYLOR ELIJAH S 31, 32 8S 4E ST STEPHENS 120.46 1860/06/01  
WALLACE ALLEN L 12 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 319.775 1860/12/01  
WALLACE JOHN C 14, 23 9S 3E ST STEPHENS 325 1860/12/01  
WEEKES CORINE W 4 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 68.14 1860/02/01  
WEEKES DORVAL W 3 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 189.79 1860/02/01  
WEEKES DORVAL W 3 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 120.72 1860/02/01  
WEEKES OSCAR W 10 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 160.14 1860/02/01  
WEEKES SIMON   10 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 80.4375 1860/02/01  
WEEKES SIMON W 10 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.23 1860/09/01  
WEEKES WILLIAM  3 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.24 1854/11/15  
WEEKES WILLIAM  3 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 76.53 1854/11/15  
WEEKES WILLIAM  3 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.24 1854/11/15  
WEEKS DORVAL W 12 8S 2E ST STEPHENS 91 1888/06/05  
WEEKS OSCAR W 10 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 160.87 1860/02/01  
WEEKS SIMON W 10 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 160.875 1860/02/01  
WEEKS WILLIAM   4 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 80 1839/07/10  
WEEKS WILLIAM   4 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 320 1880/11/20  
WEEKS WILLIAM   4 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 100 1899/05/31  
WILLIAMS JOHN G 8 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 291.52 1859/03/01  
WILLIAMS JOHN G 23 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 81.64 1906/06/30 JOHN W GRIST
WILLIAMS JOHN G 9 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1859/03/01 ALEXANDER T REDDITT
WILLIAMS JOHN G 6 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 36 1860/08/01 ALEXANDER T REDDITT
WORTHINGTON CHARLES M 23 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.82 1888/06/05  
WORTHINGTON CHARLES M 15 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.28 1888/06/05  
WORTHINGTON CHARLES M 23 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.82 1888/06/05  
WORTHINGTON CHARLES M 26 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40 1888/06/05  
WORTHINGTON CHARLES M 27 8S 3E ST STEPHENS 40.4 1888/06/05