LAUDERDALE COUNTY, ALABAMA
LAND RECORDS

RANGE 10 WEST
Townships 1, 2, and 3

Abstracted July 2000
by
Jeanene Daniels

These are the names of people to whom land was originally transferred from the government in Range 10 West in Lauderdale County, Alabama. Original documents along with more detailed information can be found at the Bureau of Land Management - General Land Office website


Township 1 South, Range 10 West

Both Lawrence County, Tennessee and Wayne County, Tennessee border this township to the north. It contains the community of Pruitton. The upper part of Shoal Creek runs the length of the township from north to south.


 ANDERSON, JOHN  -  04/01/1852              JOHNSON, MATTHEW  -  04/01/1852
 ANDERSON, JOHN  -  04/01/1852              KENNEDY, CURTIS A  -  11/15/1852
 ANGELL, WILLIAM  -  06/15/1854             KENNEDY, DAVID L  -  04/01/1850
 ATWELL, JACOB H  -  03/01/1858             KENNEDY, HIRAM  -  04/01/1852
 ATWELL, JOHN H  -  04/01/1852              KENNEDY, HIRAM  -  09/10/1834
 BAILEY, WILLIAM C  -  04/01/1852           KENNEDY, JOHN S  -  04/01/1852
 BAILEY, WILLIAM C  -  04/01/1852           KENNEDY, JOHN S  -  04/01/1852
 BAILEY, WILLIAM C  -  04/01/1852           KENNEDY, JOHN S  -  04/01/1852
 BAILEY, WILLIAM C  -  03/01/1858           KENNEDY, JOHN S  -  04/01/1852
 BEARD, ABNER  -  08/10/1850                KENNEDY, JOHN S  -  04/01/1852
 BEARD, ABNER  -  08/10/1850                KENNEDY, JOHN S  -  06/15/1854
 BEARD, ABNER  -  04/01/1852                KENNEDY, JOHN S  -  03/01/1858
 BEARD, ABNER  -  09/01/1860                KENNEDY, JOHN S  -  10/29/1906
 BEVIS, JAMES  -  11/15/1852                LAFAN, JAMES  -  11/15/1852
 BEVIS, JAMES  -  11/15/1852                LAWSON, ANDREW J  -  03/01/1858
 BLACKBURN, CAROLINE  -  03/01/1858         LAWSON, IVY  -  03/01/1858
 BLACKBURN, JOHN  -  06/15/1854             LAWSON, JAMES R  -  03/01/1858
 BRADLEY, JOHN C  -  04/01/1852             LAWSON, JAMES R  -  03/01/1858
 BRYAN, JOHN  -  03/10/1852                 LEATH, ISHAM R  -  05/01/1850
 BRYANT, JOHN  -  08/10/1850                LEATH, ISHAM R  -  05/01/1850
 BUMBASS, GABRIEL  -  08/01/1839            LEFAN, WILLIAM T  -  03/01/1858
 BUMPASS, GABRIEL  -  07/01/1845            LILES, WILLIAM  -  03/10/1852
 CANADAY, EDMUND  -  05/01/1850             LOWERY, THOMAS  -  04/01/1852
 CANADAY, EDMUND  -  08/10/1850             MCBRIDE, GILES  -  05/01/1861
 CANADAY, JAMES  -  04/01/1852              MCBRIDE, THOMAS  -  10/14/1834
 CANNADAY, EDMUND  -  04/01/1852            MCDONALD, AMOS  -  04/01/1852
 CANNADAY, EDMUND  -  04/01/1852            MCDONALD, JOHN  -  03/10/1852
 CANTRELL, JINSEY  -  07/01/1845            MCDONALD, JOSEPH E  -  03/01/1858
 CANTRELL, JOHN  -  08/15/1826              MCDONALD, MATTHEW  -  04/01/1852
 CARSON, JAMES N  -  03/10/1852             MCDOUGAL, ALEXANDER C  -  08/10/1850
 CAUHORN, JOHN  -  04/01/1852               MCDOUGAL, ALEXANDER C  -  04/01/1852
 CAUHORN, JOHN  -  08/01/1853               MCGEE, JACOB  -  09/10/1838
 CAUHORN, JOHN  -  08/01/1853               MCMURTRY, JOHN  -  06/28/1900
 CAUHORN, JOHN  -  03/01/1860               MCMURTRY, WILLIAM  -  04/01/1852
 CHISHOLM, RUFUS K  -  12/01/1859           MILES, SARAH  -  04/01/1852
 CHOATE, SQUIRE E  -  04/01/1852            MILNER, ISAAC  -  04/01/1850
 CHOATE, SQUIRE E  -  04/02/1857            MILTON, JESSE  -  10/16/1835
 CLEMMONS, AARON  -  03/10/1852             MOATES, JEREMIAH  -  06/08/1833
 CLEMMONS, AARON  -  03/01/1858             MOBLEY, STERLING J  -  06/15/1854
 CLEMMONS, HENRY  -  04/01/1852             MOBLEY, STERLING J  -  05/05/1897
 CLEMMONS, THOMAS W  -  08/10/1850          MOORE, PETER S  -  03/01/1858
 CLEMMONS, THOMAS W  -  04/01/1852          MYRICK, JAMES C  -  12/01/1859
 CLEMMONS, THOMAS W  -  04/01/1852          OLIVE, WILLIAM  -  03/10/1852
 CLEMMONS, WILLIAMSON  -  03/01/1858        OSTEEN, LOVICK B  -  03/01/1858
 CLEMONS, AARON  -  04/01/1852              REYNOLDS, HUGH  -  10/16/1835
 CLEMONS, AARON  -  12/01/1859              REYNOLDS, WILLIAM C  -  11/15/1852
 COHORN, MILLS  -  04/01/1852               REYNOLDS, WILLIAM C  -  03/01/1858
 COLE, JOSEPH  -  06/17/1898                RICHARDSON, BLUFORD  -  03/01/1858
 CORHORN, WILLIAM J  -  04/01/1852          RICHARDSON, ISHAM  -  04/01/1852
 CURTIS, WINEFRED D  -  12/01/1859          RICHARDSON, ISHAM  -  04/01/1852
 EDDLEMON, JAMES A  -  03/01/1858           RICHARDSON, ISHAM  -  03/01/1858
 ENGLISH, WILSON  -  10/10/1840             RICHARDSON, JOHN  -  08/01/1849
 FOSTER, GEORGE W  -  04/01/1852            RICHARDSON, JOHN  -  04/01/1852
 FOSTER, GEORGE W  -  04/01/1852            RICHARDSON, JOHN  -  08/01/1853
 FOSTER, THOMAS J  -  04/01/1852            RICHARDSON, OBEDIAH  -  11/15/1852
 FOSTER, THOMAS J  -  04/01/1852            ROBERTSON, HENRY M  -  05/01/1850
 FOSTER, TURNER S  -  04/01/1852            ROBERTSON, MILLS  -  08/01/1839
 FOSTER, TURNER S  -  04/01/1852            ROBINSON, THOMPSON  -  03/01/1858
 FOUST, DAVID  -  03/01/1858                ROSS, THOMAS  -  04/01/1852
 GARNER, LEWIS  -  08/01/1853               ROSS, THOMAS  -  04/01/1852
 GARNER, LEWIS  -  08/01/1853               ROSS, WILLIAM  -  11/15/1852
 GIST, JAMES  -  08/10/1850                 ROSS, WILLIAM  -  03/01/1858
 GIST, JAMES  -  04/01/1852                 SIMPSON, JAMES  -  04/01/1852
 GIST, JAMES  -  04/01/1852                 SIMPSON, JAMES  -  04/01/1852
 GIST, LEVI  -  08/10/1850                  SMITH, DUNCAN  -  04/01/1852
 GIST, SIND  -  03/10/1852                  SMITH, DUNCAN  -  04/01/1852
 GRIMES, GEORGE  -  03/10/1852              SMITH, HENRY D  -  04/01/1852
 GRIMES, GEORGE  -  03/10/1852              SMITH, JOSHUA  -  08/01/1839
 GRIMES, GEORGE  -  03/10/1852              SPAIN, JOHN  -  08/01/1839
 GRIMES, GEORGE  -  03/10/1852              SPAIN, JOHN  -  10/14/1834
 GRIMES, GEORGE  -  03/01/1858              SPEARS, DICKSON  -  09/04/1835
 GRIMES, GEORGE  -  07/30/1833              SPEARS, DICKSON  -  09/04/1835
 GRIMES, MARTHA  -  12/01/1860              STEWART, DUNCAN  -  08/10/1850
 HAM, JORDEN  -  03/01/1858                 STEWART, DUNCAN  -  08/10/1850
 HAM, THOMAS  -  04/01/1852                 STUTTS, JACOB  -  04/01/1852
 HAM, THOMAS  -  04/01/1852                 STUTTS, JOHN R  -  04/01/1852
 HAMM, JAMES R  -  03/10/1852               STUTTS, JOHN R  -  08/01/1853
 HAMM, JESSE  -  03/01/1858                 STUTTS, LEONARD W  -  03/01/1858
 HAMM, JORDAN  -  08/01/1839                STUTTS, THOMAS B  -  03/01/1858
 HAMMELL, ELIZABETH  -  08/01/1839          STUTTS, WILLIAM  -  08/01/1839
 HARRISON, LUKE R  -  03/01/1858            STUTTS, WILLIAM  -  08/01/1839
 HEFFINGTON, DAVID  -  11/15/1852           STUTTS, WILLIAM  -  03/10/1852
 HEFFINGTON, HENRY  -  08/10/1850           STUTTS, WILLIAM  -  03/10/1852
 HEFFINGTON, HENRY  -  04/01/1852           STUTTS, WILLIAM  -  04/01/1852
 HEFFINGTON, HENRY  -  04/01/1852           STUTTS, WILLIAM  -  04/01/1852
 HEFFINGTON, HENRY  -  04/01/1852           STUTTS, WILLIAM  -  04/02/1857
 HEFFINGTON, HENRY  -  11/15/1852           THORNTON, JOSIAH  -  08/01/1839
 HIGGINS, PHILIP  -  09/04/1835             TURNER S FOSTER AND COMPANY  -  04/01/1850
 HILL, ALSTON  -  03/10/1852                TURNER S FOSTER AND COMPANY  -  04/01/1850
 HILL, GREEN B  -  08/01/1839               WADDEL, MALOY R  -  06/15/1854
 HILL, GREEN B  -  05/01/1850               WADE, JOHN D  -  08/01/1849
 HILL, GREEN B  -  05/01/1850               WADE, JOHN D  -  08/01/1849
 HILL, GREEN B  -  05/01/1850               WADE, JOHN D  -  03/01/1858
 HILL, HENRY  -  09/10/1838                 WADE, WILLIAM H  -  04/01/1852
 HILL, JAMES  -  03/10/1852                 WADE, WILLIAM H  -  03/01/1858
 HILL, JAMES H  -  03/01/1858               WARREN, JOSEPH L  -  04/01/1852
 HILL, JOHN  -  08/01/1839                  WARREN, JOSEPH L  -  04/01/1852
 HILL, JOHN  -  08/01/1839                  WARREN, REUBEN R  -  04/01/1852
 HILL, JOHN  -  08/01/1839                  WATKINS, JOHN S  -  11/15/1852
 HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  09/01/1849               WELLS, WILLIAM  -  10/16/1835
 HOUGH, JOSEPH J  -  09/10/1834             WILLIAMS, CHARLOT  -  08/01/1853
 HOUSE, JOHN L  -  06/23/1896               WILLIAMS, CHARLOT  -  08/01/1853
 HOWEL, LEVI  -  09/04/1835                 WILLIAMS, HENRY  -  08/10/1850
 HOWELL, ALLEN W  -  04/01/1852             WILLIAMS, HENRY  -  04/01/1852
 HOWELL, ALLEN W  -  09/01/1860             WILLIAMS, HENRY  -  04/01/1852
 HOWELL, HARRISON  -  04/01/1852            WILLIAMS, HENRY  -  08/01/1853
 HOWELL, WILLIS  -  11/15/1852              WILLIAMS, HENRY  -  08/01/1853
 HOWELL, WILLIS  -  11/15/1852              WILLIAMS, JAMES  -  06/15/1854
 HOWELL, WILLIS  -  04/02/1857              WILSON, JOHN S  -  02/01/1843
 HUFF, REUBEN  -  08/24/1826                WILSON, JOHN S  -  04/01/1850
 HUGGINS, JAMES M  -  02/01/1843            WILSON, JOHN S  -  03/10/1852
 HUGGINS, PHILIP  -  10/14/1834             WILSON, JOHN S  -  04/01/1852
 JACKSON, JOSEPH W  -  10/29/1888           WILSON, PRISCILLA  -  03/01/1858
 JOHNSON, MATTHEW  -  04/01/1852

Township 2 South, Range 10 West

This township contains the town of St. Florian and the western part of the town of Killen. Shoal Creek runs through the township, emptying into the Tennessee River in the southeastern corner. The south-western corner is within the city limits of Florence.


 ANDREWS, ROBERT  -  06/01/1848             HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  08/01/1849
 ARNETT, ELIZABETH  -  03/01/1858           HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  08/01/1849
 BAILEY, JOHNATHAN  -  05/10/1848           HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  08/01/1849
 BAILEY, JOHNATHAN  -  04/01/1850           HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  08/01/1849
 BAILEY, JONATHAN  -  08/01/1839            HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  08/01/1849
 BAILEY, JONATHAN  -  08/10/1850            HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  05/01/1850
 BAILEY, JONATHAN  -  03/10/1852            HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  03/10/1852
 BAILEY, JONATHAN  -  03/10/1852            HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  03/10/1852
 BAILEY, JONATHAN  -  07/30/1833            HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  03/01/1858
 BAILEY, JONATHAN  -  09/10/1834            HOUGH, REUBEN  -  10/16/1835
 BEESON, HENRY  -  08/01/1831               HOUGH, WILLIAM  -  08/01/1839
 BLALOCK, JESSE  -  02/01/1843              HOUGH, WILLIAM  -  06/08/1833
 BLALOCK, JESSE  -  02/01/1843              HOUGH, WILLIAM  -  09/10/1834
 BLALOCK, JESSE  -  09/01/1860              HUNT, ISAAC  -  08/10/1850
 BUTLER, DARIUS  -  03/10/1852              JONES, GEORGE W  -  12/01/1859
 CARSON, JAMES N  -  09/01/1849             KEY, JAMES  -  08/01/1849
 CARSON, JOHN F  -  09/01/1849              KIRKMAN, THOMAS  -  06/01/1848
 CARSON, JOHN F  -  09/01/1849              LEATH, ISHAM R  -  04/01/1850
 CHESTER, JAMES  -  03/01/1858              LILES, AMOS  -  03/01/1858
 CHUNN, NAHUM  -  08/01/1839                MCGEE, JACOB  -  09/01/1849
 COOLEY, THOMAS A  -  06/30/1892            MCGEE, WILLIAM  -  03/01/1858
 COX, JOHN  -  03/01/1858                   MCTHOMPSON, WILLIAM  -  04/02/1857
 COX, WILEY G  -  11/15/1852                MCVAY, HENRY W  -  05/10/1848
 CUMMINS, LEWIS  -  04/05/1890              MCVAY, HENRY W  -  05/10/1848
 DODD, WILLIAM  -  09/10/1834               MCVAY, HENRY W  -  05/10/1848
 FENTRELL, JOHN W  -  03/01/1858            MUSSLEMAN, HENRY  -  08/05/1837
 HARRISON, DANIEL T  -  08/01/1853          NEWMAN, MOSES  -  09/10/1834
 HARRISON, DANIEL T  -  08/01/1853          PATTON, ROBERT M  -  08/01/1849
 HARRISON, DANIEL T  -  04/02/1857          RICHARDSON, AULEY  -  08/01/1849
 HARRISON, JOHN  -  08/01/1853              RICHARDSON, AULEY  -  08/01/1849
 HARRISON, JOHN  -  03/01/1858              RICHARDSON, AULEY  -  08/01/1849
 HARRISON, LITTLEBERRY  -  09/01/1849       RICHARDSON, AULEY  -  04/01/1852
 HARRISON, LITTLEBERRY  -  09/01/1849       RICHARDSON, AULEY  -  04/01/1852
 HARRISON, LUKE R  -  08/01/1853            RICHARDSON, AULEY  -  03/01/1858
 HARRISON, LUKE R  -  08/01/1853            ROSS, CAMPBELL  -  05/10/1848
 HARRISON, LUKE R  -  03/01/1858            TENNISON, JOHN B  -  03/10/1852
 HARRISON, MARTIN L  -  08/01/1839          TENNISON, JOHN B  -  03/01/1858
 HARRISON, MARTIN L  -  04/01/1852          TIDWELL, THOMAS T  -  03/28/1903
 HARRISON, MARTIN L  -  08/01/1853          WADE, JOHN D  -  03/01/1858
 HARRISON, MARTIN L  -  03/01/1858          WARREN, HUGH M  -  06/01/1831
 HARRISON, WILLIAM  -  08/01/1839           WATKINS, JAMES C  -  09/04/1835
 HENRY, JOHN R  -  08/01/1849               WHITE, MILES  -  05/10/1848
 HILL, JAMES  -  09/01/1849                 WILLIAMS, JAMES P  -  03/10/1852
 HILL, JOHN  -  06/15/1854                  WILSON, JOHN S  -  08/01/1839
 HILL, MARTIN  -  06/01/1848                WILSON, JOHN S  -  08/01/1839
 HILL, MARTIN  -  06/01/1848                WILSON, JOHN S  -  02/01/1843
 HILL, MARTIN  -  08/01/1849                WILSON, JOHN S  -  08/01/1849
 HILL, MARTIN  -  08/01/1849                WILSON, JOHN S  -  04/01/1852
 HILL, MARTIN  -  08/01/1849                WILSON, JOHN S  -  04/01/1852
 HOUGH, JOHN R  -  09/10/1838               WILSON, JOHN S  -  06/15/1854
 HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  08/01/1839               WILSON, JOHN S  -  03/01/1858
 HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  08/01/1839               WILSON, PRISCILLA  -  06/15/1854
 HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  08/01/1839               WILSON, PRISCILLA  -  03/01/1858
 HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  05/10/1848               WOOD, HENRY  -  05/10/1848
 HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  05/10/1848               YOUNG, JACOB P  -  08/01/1839
 HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  05/10/1848               YOUNG, JOHN  -  03/01/1858
 HOUGH, JOSEPH  -  08/01/1849

Township 3 South, Range 10 West

The northwestern corner of this township is within the city limits of Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama and borders the Tennessee River. This township continues across the Tennessee River in Colbert County, Alabama, but only the names for Lauderdale County are listed here.


 CARRIEL, JOHN D  -  06/08/1833             JACKSON, JAMES  -  12/02/1822
 CARRIEL, JOHN D  -  06/08/1833             JACKSON, JAMES  -  12/02/1822
 DONELSON, JOHN  -  10/20/1823              JACKSON, JAMES  -  12/02/1822
 DONELSON, JOHN  -  08/15/1831              JACKSON, JAMES  -  12/02/1822
 DONELSON, JOHN  -  08/15/1831              JACKSON, JAMES  -  12/02/1822
 GILCHRIST, MALCOLM  -  12/02/1822          JACKSON, JAMES  -  12/02/1822
 GILCHRIST, MALCOLM  -  12/02/1822          JACKSON, JAMES  -  12/02/1822
 GILCHRIST, MALCOLM  -  12/02/1822          JACKSON, JAMES  -  12/02/1822
 GILCHRIST, MALCOLM  -  12/02/1822          POSEY, SIDNEY C  -  04/01/1850
 GILCHRIST, MALCOLM  -  12/02/1822          POSEY, SIDNEY C  -  04/01/1850
 GILCHRIST, MALCOLM  -  06/08/1833          SPEARES, GEORGE  -  08/01/1839
 GILCHRIST, MALCOLM  -  06/08/1833          STANDRIDGE, JAMES  -  10/16/1835
 HARRIS, BENJAMIN  -  06/08/1833            WILSON, PRISCILLA  -  08/01/1849
 HARRIS, BENJAMIN  -  06/08/1833

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