LAUDERDALE COUNTY, ALABAMA
LAND RECORDS

RANGE 11 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 11 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 11 West

Little Cypress Creek runs through this township which contains the communities of Zip City and Blackburn. It borders Wayne County, Tennessee to the north.


 ANDERSON, JOHN  -  03-01-1860             JENKINS, DELPHA A  -  08-14-1894
 ANDERSON, JOHN  -  03-01-1858             JENKINS, SAMUEL  -  08-14-1894
 ANDERSON, NANCY E  -  09-01-1860          JOHNSON, STEPHEN F  -  03-01-1858
 ANDERSON, PHILIP W  -  04-02-1857         JOHNSTON, THOMAS  -  10-16-1835
 ARNETT, JOHN A  -  05-01-1861             JONES, GEORGE  -  09-26-1910
 ARNOLD, JOHN B  -  03-01-1858             JONES, JOHN R  -  04-01-1907
 BEARD, HENRY  -  04-01-1850               JONES, JOHN R  -  12-09-1895
 BEARD, JABEZ  -  08-01-1839               KEETON, JOHN N  -  04-12-1900
 BEARD, SALLY  -  09-01-1860               KIRKLAND, DAVIDSON H  -  12-01-1859
 BETTERTON, LAWSON  -  08-01-1839          KIRKLAND, JAMES M  -  04-02-1857
 BILLINGSLY, WILLIAM  -  09-01-1860        KIRKMAN, THOMAS  -  03-01-1858
 BLACKBURN, LOVICK  -  09-01-1860          LAWSON, WILLIAM P  -  11-20-1884
 BOREN, JOHN H  -  03-01-1858              LILES, WILLIAM G  -  10-04-1898
 BOUNDS, WILLIAM  -  05-01-1861            LITTLETON, CHARLES  -  02-01-1843
 BOURLAND, JOHN  -  10-14-1834             LITTLETON, CHARLES  -  10-20-1823
 BOURLAND, JOSEPH P  -  11-15-1852         MARTIN, HENRY C  -  12-01-1859
 BOURLAND, WILLIAM J  -  06-08-1903        MARTIN, JAMES  -  12-01-1860
 BOYLES, JAMES A  -  09-10-1834            MARTIN, JAMES  -  12-01-1860
 BRYANT, OWEN O  -  03-01-1858             MAY, EMMET P  -  06-22-1911
 BURNETT, JOHN  -  09-01-1860              MCAFEE, JACOB G  -  12-01-1859
 BUTLER, DARIUS H  -  03-01-1858           MCBRIDE, GILES  -  03-01-1858
 BUTLER, GAVIN H  -  04-02-1857            MCDONALD, JOHN A  -  05-12-1896
 BUTLER, NANCY  -  04-01-1852              MELER, JOHN M  -  03-01-1858
 CAMPBELL, DAVID R  -  11-10-1893          MELTON, JOHN W  -  07-03-1897
 CARTER, AMOS J  -  09-01-1860             MELTON, SAMUEL P  -  11-23-1891
 CARTER, JAMES R  -  12-01-1859            MILLER, JOHN P  -  03-01-1858
 CARTER, WILLIAM W  -  03-10-1852          MILLER, ROBERT S  -  03-01-1858
 CARTER, WILLIAM W  -  12-01-1859          MIZE, SAMPSON  -  03-01-1858
 CLARK, HENRY M  -  09-01-1860             NEWMAN, HENRY M  -  04-01-1852
 CLARK, THOMAS  -  12-01-1859              NEWMAN, MARY A  -  12-01-1859
 CLARK, THOMAS  -  12-01-1859              NEWMAN, NANCY  -  08-01-1839
 CLARK, THOMAS  -  12-01-1859              OAKLEY, ELIZABETH  -  12-01-1859
 COLCLAZER, WILLIAM B  -  12-06-1893       OAKLEY, ELIZABETH  -  12-01-1859
 COTHREN, FRANKLIN  -  09-01-1860          OAKLEY, IDA A  -  06-30-1906
 COX, THORNTON  -  12-01-1859              OAKLEY, THOMAS J  -  06-30-1906
 CRADDOCK, BURWELL  -  08-01-1839          OLIVE, SARAH  -  08-01-1839
 CROW, AARON  -  03-01-1860                OLIVE, WILLIAM B  -  03-01-1858
 DARBY, ALLEN A  -  04-01-1852             ONEAL, BASIL W  -  09-01-1860
 DAVIS, AZARIAH  -  08-01-1839             OTTERSON, JOHN W  -  12-01-1859
 DEWBERRY, WILLIAM R  -  03-10-1852        PALMER, HENRY  -  02-01-1843
 DUBERRY, JOHN R  -  03-01-1858            PALMER, HENRY  -  02-01-1843
 FORSYTH, SMITH  -  10-09-1895             PALMER, RANDOLPH  -  10-14-1834
 FOWLER, ARCHELUS A  -  08-26-1904         PATTERSON, JOHN N  -  08-14-1894
 FOWLER, JOSIAH  -  05-01-1850             PATTON, ROBERT M  -  04-01-1852
 FOWLER, JOSIAH  -  12-01-1859             PATTON, ROBERT M  -  06-15-1854
 FOWLER, NANCY  -  10-16-1835              PHILIPS, JOSEPH B  -  09-01-1860
 FREEMAN, MARY H  -  04-02-1857            PHILIPS, SAMUEL  -  12-01-1859
 GALLION, CATHARINE  -  03-01-1858         PHILLIPS, STERLING  -  08-01-1839
 GIBSON, JOHN B  -  12-01-1897             PHILLIPS, WILLIAM  -  03-01-1860
 GIVENS, HENRY S  -  11-11-1898            PRUIT, HENRY  -  09-04-1835
 GOLIGHTLY, HENRY  -  04-01-1852           PRUITT, CHARLEY L  -  09-01-1849
 GOLIGHTLY, TURNER A  -  07-03-1902        PRUITT, HENRY  -  06-15-1854
 GRIMES, GEORGE  -  03-10-1852             PRUITT, HENRY A  -  08-01-1849
 GRISSOM, BENJAMIN A  -  10-11-1902        PRUITT, HENRY A  -  04-01-1852
 HAM, ANDERSON  -  12-01-1859              PRUITT, HENRY A  -  04-01-1852
 HAMM, JESSE  -  03-01-1858                PRUITT, HENRY A  -  03-01-1858
 HAMM, JESSE  -  09-01-1860                PRUITT, HENRY A  -  03-01-1858
 HARDWICK, ELIZABETH T  -  03-01-1858      PRUITT, HENRY A  -  03-01-1858
 HARDWICK, JOSEPH A  -  07-01-1845         PRUITT, THOMAS  -  10-10-1840
 HARRIS, JOHN M  -  04-01-1852             PRUITT, THOMAS  -  10-10-1840
 HARRIS, JOHN M  -  04-01-1852             PRUITT, THOMAS  -  02-01-1843
 HARRIS, JOHN M  -  04-01-1852             REYNOLDS, GEORGE R  -  03-01-1858
 HARRIS, JOHN M  -  03-01-1858             REYNOLDS, HUGH  -  04-01-1852
 HARRIS, JOHN M  -  12-01-1859             RHODES, COLUMBUS  -  12-01-1859
 HENDRIX, ABNER  -  12-01-1859             RHODES, JAMES W  -  08-14-1894
 HENDRIX, JAMES M  -  03-01-1858           RICE, NEANDER H  -  03-01-1858
 HENDRIX, LARKIN  -  08-01-1839            RICE, NEANDER H  -  03-01-1858
 HENDRIX, RICHARD  -  07-11-1892           SHORT, ALFRED P  -  12-01-1859
 HENDRIX, SAMUEL  -  09-01-1860            SMITH, RICHARD D  -  03-01-1858
 HENDRIX, SAMUEL  -  03-01-1858            SMITH, RICHARD D  -  12-01-1859
 HILL, WILLIAM W  -  05-01-1861            SNAPE, DANIEL  -  05-16-1896
 HINES, CHARLES  -  09-01-1860             THRASHER, WILLIAM B  -  09-01-1860
 HINES, JOAB G  -  03-01-1858              THREAT, SHELLY  -  03-01-1858
 HINES, JOAB G  -  12-01-1859              TODD, LEVI  -  04-01-1850
 HINES, JOB G  -  03-01-1858               TODD, LEVI  -  04-01-1850
 HOLT, ISAAC R  -  05-19-1903              TODD, LEVI  -  08-10-1850
 HOUGH, CHAPMAN L  -  03-10-1852           TODD, LEVI  -  03-01-1858
 HOUGH, CHAPMAN L  -  03-10-1852           TWITTY, ALFRED  -  03-01-1858
 HOUGH, CHAPMAN L  -  04-01-1852           VANLEER, SAMUEL  -  08-01-1839
 HOUGH, CHAPMAN L  -  03-01-1858           WALKER, ANDREW J  -  03-01-1858
 HOUGH, CHAPMAN L  -  03-01-1858           WESTMORELAND, WILLIAM  -  09-10-1838
 HOUGH, CHAPMAN L  -  03-01-1858           WILKES, BENJAMIN  -  08-01-1839
 HOUGH, JOHN R  -  10-16-1835              WILKS, WILLIAM H  -  12-01-1859
 HOUSE, JOHN L  -  03-01-1858              WILLIAMS, WILLIAM A  -  10-01-1823
 HOUSE, JOHN L  -  04-02-1857              WILLIS, WESLEY  -  12-09-1895
 HUNT, ISAAC  -  04-01-1852                WILSON, MATTHEW H  -  03-01-1858
 HURST, JESSE P  -  06-15-1854             WILSON, PHILLIP  -  04-12-1900
 JAMES, ABRAHAM  -  09-04-1834             WILSON, RICHARD  -  04-01-1907
 JAMES, ABSOLOM F  -  03-01-1858           WILSON, WEAKLEY  -  02-18-1898
 JAMES, ABSOLUM  -  04-01-1852             YOUNG, JAMES B  -  04-02-1857
 JAMES, ELIHU  -  04-01-1850               YOUNG, THOMAS W  -  12-01-1859

Township 2 South, Range 11 West

This township contains the communities of Underwood, Petersville, Jacksonburg, and Rose Park as well as properties bordering Cypress Creek and Little Cypress Creek.


 BONDS, PENNINGTON  -  04-02-1857          IJAMS, JOSEPH  -  03-01-1858
 BROWN, LECIE E  -  04-01-1852             KIRKPATRICK, JAMES  -  09-04-1835
 BUTLER, DARIUS H  -  04-01-1852           KIRKPATRICK, JAMES  -  10-16-1835
 BUTLER, DARIUS H  -  04-01-1852           MARRS, JOHN  -  08-12-1833
 BUTLER, DARIUS H  -  06-15-1854           MARTIN, ANDREW  -  08-10-1850
 BUTLER, DARIUS H  -  03-01-1858           MARTIN, GEORGE W  -  08-10-1850
 BUTLER, HENRY W  -  03-10-1852            MARTIN, GEORGE W  -  08-10-1850
 BUTLER, HENRY W  -  11-15-1852            MARTIN, ROBERT D  -  05-01-1861
 BUTLER, HENRY W  -  03-01-1858            MARTIN, SAMUEL  -  09-10-1834
 CARR, ROBERT E  -  09-01-1860             MATTOX, CHARLES  -  09-04-1835
 CARR, ROBERT E  -  09-04-1835             MCVAY, HUGH  -  06-08-1833
 COFFEE, JOHN  -  06-08-1833               RHODES, JONATHAN W  -  04-04-1825
 DAVIDSON, JOSIAH  -  10-02-1824           RHODES, JONATHAN W  -  05-07-1825
 DUCKETT, JOHN  -  09-10-1838              SKIPWORTH, THOMAS B  -  03-01-1858
 DUNCAN, JONATHAN  -  10-02-1826           THOMAS, SAMPSON  -  07-02-1827
 FARMER, BENJAMIN F  -  03-01-1858         THRASHER, HANSON  -  10-20-1823
 FARMER, BENJAMIN F  -  05-01-1861         THRASHER, WILLIAM B  -  03-10-1852
 FARMER, THOMAS  -  10-01-1823             THRASHER, WILLIAM B  -  03-10-1852
 FARMER, THOMAS  -  10-01-1823             THRASHER, WILLIAM B  -  03-01-1858
 FARMER, THOMAS  -  11-30-1825             TOWNSLEY, STEPHEN  -  04-02-1857
 GAINES, JOSEPH  -  10-16-1835             TOWNSLEY, STEPHEN  -  09-01-1860
 HALL, JOHN C  -  09-01-1860               WALLACE, THOMAS  -  04-02-1857
 HENDRIX, WILLIAM B  -  12-01-1859         WATKINS, WILLIAM A  -  04-02-1857
 HENDRIX, WILLIAM B  -  03-01-1860         WESSON, WILLIAM A  -  12-01-1859
 HERNDON, GEORGE  -  04-01-1852            WHITE, THOMAS  -  03-01-1858
 HUTTON, REUBEN F  -  11-15-1852           WILKERSON, DANIEL W  -  04-01-1852
 HUTTON, REUBEN P  -  03-01-1860           WILKINSON, DAVID W  -  11-15-1852
 IJAMS, JOSEPH  -  08-01-1849              YOUNG, JACOB P  -  08-01-1839
 IJAMS, JOSEPH  -  03-01-1858              YOUNG, THOMAS W  -  03-01-1858

Township 3 South, Range 11 West

Lauderdale County borders the Tennessee River to the south and the township continues across the river in Colbert County, Alabama, but only the names for Lauderdale County are included here. The northeastern quarter of the township is the city of Florence. Cypress Creek empties into the river at about the center of this township. Sevenmile Island and Patton Island are in this township.


 COFFEE, JOHN  -  12-02-1822               RICE, RICHARD  -  10-10-1840
 COFFEE, JOHN  -  12-02-1822               SHERROD, BENJAMIN  -  12-02-1822
 COFFEE, JOHN  -  12-02-1822               SHERROD, BENJAMIN  -  12-02-1822
 COFFEE, JOHN  -  12-02-1822               SHERROD, BENJAMIN  -  12-02-1822
 COFFEE, JOHN  -  12-02-1822               SHERROD, BENJAMIN  -  12-02-1822
 COFFEE, JOHN  -  12-02-1822               SMITH, JOSEPH L  -  07-30-1833
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  12-02-1822             WINSTON, ANTHONY  -  05-07-1825 

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