LAUDERDALE COUNTY, ALABAMA
LAND RECORDS

RANGE 12 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 12 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 12 West

T1SR12W contains the communities of Threet, Johnson Crossroads, and Cloverdale. The Natchez Trace Parkway runs from north to south through the western half of this township. It borders Wayne County, Tennessee to the north.


 AUSTEN, ROBERT  -  08/01/1849                 MORGAN, JOHN N  -  09/09/1909
 AUSTIN, JOHN  -  02/01/1843                   MORRISON, NEILE  -  10/16/1835
 AUSTIN, JOHN  -  03/01/1860                   NAIL, THOMAS A  -  03/01/1858
 AUSTIN, JOHN  -  06/08/1833                   NOLEN, BERRY  -  06/08/1833
 AUSTIN, JOHN  -  06/08/1833                   NOLEN, BERRY  -  09/10/1838
 AUSTIN, ROBERT  -  08/14/1899                 NOLEN, RUFUS K  -  09/04/1835
 AUSTIN, ROBERT  -  03/01/1858                 OLIVE, MICHAEL  -  09/01/1860
 BALENTINE, JAMES P  -  12/01/1859             PATTON, JOHN A  -  03/01/1858
 BECKHAM, WILLIAM R  -  04/02/1857             PATTON, JOHN A  -  12/01/1859
 BELEW, DAVID  -  03/01/1858                   PATTON, SAMUEL  -  04/01/1850
 BELEW, DAVID  -  08/12/1833                   PATTON, SAMUEL  -  03/01/1858
 BELEW, MARY  -  03/01/1858                    PAULK, JONATHAN  -  04/01/1852
 BLASENGAME, NATHAN  -  12/01/1859             PAULK, JONATHAN  -  03/01/1858
 BLASINGAME, JAMES  -  04/02/1857              PERRYMAN, ALEXANDER F  -  06/15/1854
 BLASINGAME, NATHAN  -  03/01/1860             PHILLIPS, THOMAS M  -  04/02/1857
 BURNETT, LEMUEL  -  04/02/1857                PINKSTON, WILLIAM P  -  03/01/1858
 CANNON, JABEZ  -  09/01/1849                  POSEY, WILLIAM S  -  03/01/1858
 CARR, HARRIS  -  09/10/1838                   REAVES, JESSE  -  08/01/1839
 COBB, EDMOND  -  03/01/1858                   REEDER, THOMAS Y  -  08/01/1853
 COBB, JAMES  -  03/01/1858                    REEDER, THOMAS Y  -  03/01/1858
 COBB, NATHANIEL  -  04/01/1852                REEVES, STEPHEN  -  12/01/1859
 DARBY, JOHN D  -  04/01/1852                  REEVES, STEPHEN  -  12/01/1859
 DARBY, JOHN D  -  03/01/1858                  RICHARDSON, LEVI  -  09/10/1838
 DARBY, JOHN D  -  12/01/1859                  ROACH, GEORGE  -  08/13/1896
 DARBY, JOSEPHUS  -  03/01/1858                ROACH, GEORGE  -  03/01/1858
 DARBY, LEVI C  -  12/01/1859                  RUSSELL, ALEXANDER  -  10/29/1906
 DAVIS, HENRY J  -  10/16/1835                 RUSSELL, ALEXANDER  -  09/10/1838
 DAVIS, THOMAS C  -  09/10/1838                SCOTT, WILLIAM  -  04/02/1857
 DEWBERRY, JESSE  -  03/01/1858                SCOTT, WILLIAM N  -  03/01/1858
 DEWBERRY, THOMAS  -  12/01/1859               SEGO, JAMES A  -  09/05/1911
 DOWDY, JAMES  -  06/15/1854                   SEGO, WILLIAM G  -  03/01/1858
 DOWDY, JAMES  -  03/01/1860                   SHARP, CHARLES  -  07/30/1833
 DOWDY, JEREMIAH B  -  09/01/1860              SHELBY, REES  -  10/01/1823
 DOWDY, JOHN T  -  12/01/1859                  SHEPARD, ABRAHAM  -  12/01/1859
 DUBERRY, JOHN R  -  03/01/1858                SHEPARD, WILLIAM  -  12/01/1859
 DUBERRY, WILLIAM  -  04/02/1857               SMITH, HENRY D  -  06/15/1854
 DUCKETT, JOHN  -  11/15/1852                  SMITH, HENRY D  -  03/01/1858
 DUCKETT, JOHN  -  09/10/1838                  SPAIN, JOHN D  -  08/01/1839
 EDWARDS, WILEY B  -  04/02/1857               SPORT, JOSEPH  -  12/01/1859
 FAIRES, CORNELIUS  -  09/04/1835              SPORT, JOSEPH  -  12/01/1859
 GAILEY, HIRAM  -  12/01/1859                  TERRELL, JOSEPH  -  09/02/1825
 GRIGGS, WILLIAM M  -  11/21/1902              TERRELL, WILLIAM V  -  06/25/1885
 HOLT, AMBROSE  -  09/01/1860                  THREAT, JOHN  -  09/10/1838
 HUDDLESTON, JOSEPH S  -  09/10/1834           THREAT, JOHN P  -  03/01/1858
 HUDDLESTON, JOSEPH S  -  09/04/1835           THREAT, JOSEPH J  -  03/01/1858
 JACKSON, SARAH A  -  12/01/1859               THREAT, SHELBY  -  05/25/1888
 KOONCE, WILLIAM R  -  03/01/1858              VICKORY, JOHN  -  03/01/1858
 LINDSEY, MADISON W  -  09/01/1860             WALDRIP, WILLIAM  -  09/10/1834
 LINDSEY, MADISON W  -  09/01/1860             WALDRIP, WILLIAM  -  09/10/1834
 LITTLETON, ALFRED S  -  03/30/1905            WESTMORELAND, ALFRED A  -  04/01/1852
 'LITTLETON, DAVID  -  07/01/1845              WHITE, BENJAMIN G  -  03/01/1858
 MARTIN, ELIZABETH  -  08/12/1833              WHITE, JOHN D  -  08/10/1850
 MCCORKLE, JAMES  -  03/01/1858                WILKES, LEVI O  -  06/28/1905
 MCKELVEY, JAMES  -  03/01/1858                WILKINSON, DANIEL  -  04/05/1907
 MCKELVEY, JAMES  -  03/01/1858                WILLIFORD, WILLIAM H  -  02/25/1899
 MCKNIGHT, ROBERT B  -  04/02/1857             YOUNG, EBENEZER G  -  03/01/1858
 MCKNIGHT, THOMAS P  -  08/01/1839             YOUNG, ELIJAH  -  03/01/1858
 MCKNIGHT, THOMAS P  -  03/01/1858             YOUNG, ELIJAH  -  03/01/1858
 MCMANUS, BURWELL  -  05/01/1850               YOUNG, JOHN  -  10/10/1840
 METHENY, JOHN  -  12/01/1859                  YOUNG, JOSEPH  -  10/16/1835
 MILLER, SETH  -  03/01/1858                   YOUNG, WILLIAM B  -  04/01/1852
 MILLER, SETH  -  09/01/1860

Township 2 South, Range 12 West

T2SR12W contains the communities of Oakland, Pleasant Hill, McGee Town, and Central Heights. The Natchez Trace cuts across the very extreme northwestern corner of this township.


 ANDERSON, CHAMPEN  -  06/15/1854              PERRYMAN, JOHN  -  08/01/1839
 ANDERSON, JAMES E  -  11/15/1852              PERRYMAN, JOHN  -  05/01/1850
 BAKER, ELIJAH  -  06/15/1826                  PERRYMAN, JOHN  -  03/01/1858
 BALKUM, ALLEN  -  09/01/1860                  PERRYMAN, JOHN  -  09/10/1834
 BOOKER, PETER R  -  06/08/1833                PERRYMAN, JOHN  -  09/10/1838
 BOROUGHS, JAMES T  -  09/10/1838              PETERS, JOHN  -  04/02/1857
 BUMPASS, ROBERT C  -  03/10/1852              PETERS, JOHN  -  09/01/1860
 BUMPASS, ROBERT C  -  03/10/1852              PHILIPS, JOSIAH  -  06/01/1848
 CAMPBELL, JAMES E  -  09/10/1838              PHILIPS, STERLING  -  08/01/1839
 CARR, HARRIS  -  03/01/1858                   PHILIPS, STERLING  -  08/01/1839
 CARR, JOHN  -  08/01/1839                     POWERS, WILLIAM  -  05/10/1848
 CARUTHERS, WILSON  -  09/10/1834              POWERS, WILLIAM  -  11/15/1852
 COOK, JESSE  -  04/01/1852                    POWERS, WILLIAM  -  11/15/1852
 COPELAND, AUSTIN  -  09/10/1834               REEDER, DANIEL A  -  08/01/1853
 DAVIS, WILLIS G  -  03/01/1858                REEDER, DANIEL A  -  03/01/1858
 DUNCAN, GEORGE  -  05/10/1848                 REEDER, DAVID  -  09/10/1838
 DUNCAN, GEORGE  -  07/30/1833                 REEDER, JACOB  -  08/01/1853
 DUNCAN, MOSES  -  08/01/1839                  RHODES, ELISHA  -  08/12/1833
 DUNCAN, MOSES  -  10/16/1835                  RHODES, ELISHA  -  09/10/1834
 EZELL, DAVID  -  06/08/1833                   RHODES, HIRAM  -  10/16/1835
 FARMER, WILLIAM H  -  08/01/1839              RHODES, HIRAM  -  09/10/1838
 FERRILL, BENNETT A  -  09/10/1838             RHODES, LUCINDA H  -  04/02/1857
 GARRETT, JOSEPH  -  09/10/1834                RHODES, SPENCER  -  04/01/1852
 GARRETT, JOSEPH  -  10/14/1834                RHODES, SPENCER  -  04/01/1852
 GLOVER, BENJAMIN  -  10/16/1835               RHODES, WILLIAM  -  09/01/1860
 GRAVES, ADELINE R  -  09/10/1834              RICE, RICHARD  -  09/04/1835
 GRAVES, ADELINE R  -  09/10/1834              SHERROD, IRVIN R  -  06/08/1833
 GRESHAM, JARRED  -  09/01/1858                SIMMONS, WILLIAM  -  10/16/1835
 GRESHAM, JARRED  -  03/01/1858                SMITH, ANN  -  06/01/1848
 HAMMOND, LEMUEL F  -  11/07/1835              STOKES, SILAS  -  10/14/1891
 HENSON, JESSE  -  09/04/1835                  SULLIVAN, CHARLES  -  04/01/1852
 HERNDON, GEORGE  -  09/10/1834                SULLIVAN, CHARLES  -  03/01/1858
 HERNDON, GEORGE  -  09/10/1834                SULLIVAN, CHARLES  -  09/10/1838
 HIGHTOWER, HARDY  -  08/01/1839               SULLIVAN, CHARLES  -  09/10/1838
 HIGHTOWER, HARDY  -  10/10/1840               THOMPSON, CATHARINE  -  10/16/1835
 HIGHTOWER, HARDY  -  06/08/1833               THOMPSON, HENRY  -  09/04/1835
 HIGHTOWER, HARDY  -  06/08/1833               TIMMONS, ROBERT  -  08/12/1833
 HIGHTOWER, HARDY  -  09/04/1835               TURNLEY, TEMPLE  -  08/01/1839
 HIGHTOWER, HARDY  -  09/04/1835               TURNLEY, TEMPLE  -  03/01/1858
 HIGHTOWER, RICHARD D  -  08/01/1839           VAUGHAN, SAMUEL  -  08/01/1839
 HILL, AARON  -  06/08/1833                    VAUGHAN, SAMUEL  -  08/01/1839
 HINES, HENRY  -  03/01/1858                   VAUGHAN, SAMUEL  -  08/01/1839
 HINES, JOAB  -  02/01/1843                    VAUGHAN, SAMUEL  -  08/01/1839
 HOWELL, PHILIP  -  09/01/1860                 WALDRIP, MICHAEL  -  09/10/1838
 HUGHES, GEORGE W  -  04/01/1852               WALDRIP, THOMAS W  -  09/10/1838
 JOHNSON, EDWIN H  -  12/01/1859               WESSON, BENJAMIN  -  11/15/1852
 JOINER, HIRAM  -  09/01/1860                  WESSON, JESSE  -  08/01/1839
 KINKLE, JOHN  -  09/10/1834                   WESSON, JESSE  -  09/10/1838
 LITTLETON, CHARLES C  -  06/15/1854           WESSON, JOHN  -  08/01/1849
 LOVELACE, ASA  -  03/01/1858                  WESSON, JOHN  -  08/01/1849
 LOVELACE, ASA  -  03/01/1858                  WESSON, JOHN  -  08/01/1849
 LOVELACE, HAZEL  -  08/01/1849                WESSON, WARREN  -  03/10/1852
 LOVELACE, HAZEL  -  03/10/1852                WESSON, WARREN  -  03/01/1858
 LOVELACE, HAZEL  -  11/15/1852                WHITTEN, JOHN T  -  06/15/1854
 LOVELACE, HAZEL  -  06/15/1854                WILLEY, EDNEY  -  09/04/1835
 LOVELACE, HAZEL  -  06/15/1854                WILLIAMS, JAMES P  -  08/01/1839
 LOVELACE, HAZEL  -  06/15/1854                WILLIAMS, JAMES P  -  10/10/1840
 LOVELACE, WILLIAM  -  08/01/1839              WILLIAMS, JAMES P  -  10/10/1840
 MALONE, MITCHELL  -  03/01/1858               WILLIAMS, JAMES P  -  10/10/1840
 MARTIN, ELIZABETH  -  05/01/1850              WILLIAMS, TERRY  -  06/08/1833
 MORRISON, PETER  -  06/08/1833                WOMBLE, LORENZO D  -  08/01/1849
 OLIVE, MICHAEL  -  03/01/1858                 WOMBLE, WILSON G  -  06/01/1848
 OLIVE, ROBERT  -  08/26/1904                  WOTTEN, JOHN  -  08/10/1850
 PARKER, PETER S  -  08/01/1839                YOUNG, EBENEZER G  -  08/01/1839
 PARKER, PETER S  -  08/01/1849                YOUNG, EBENEZER G  -  12/01/1859
 PARKER, PETER S  -  12/01/1859                YOUNG, SCRUGGS  -  12/01/1859
 PARKER, PETER S  -  09/10/1838                YOUNG, THOMAS K  -  10/10/1840
 PEERSON, JAMES M  -  03/01/1860               YOUNG, THOMAS K  -  07/01/1845

Township 3 South, Range 12 West

This township borders the Tennessee River (Pickwick Lake) to the south. It continues across the river in Colbert County, Alabama but only the Lauderdale County names are listed here. It contains the community of Woodland and the Seven Mile Island Wildlife Management Area.


 BENNETT, SAMUEL  -  10/01/1823                SAVAGE, SAMUEL  -  02/06/1822
 BINFORD, HUGH  -  06/08/1833                  SAVAGE, SAMUEL  -  02/06/1822
 BLAIM, JAMES  -  12/03/1822                   SAVAGE, SAMUEL  -  02/06/1822
 HAWKINS, CALEB  -  09/04/1835                 SAVAGE, SAMUEL  -  02/06/1822
 HUBBARD, DAVID  -  02/06/1822                 SAVAGE, SAMUEL  -  02/06/1822
 HUBBARD, DAVID  -  10/01/1823                 SAVAGE, SAMUEL  -  11/27/1822
 HUTCHINGS, ANDREW J  -  08/01/1831            STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02/06/1822
 INGLISS, SAMUEL B  -  08/01/1831              STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02/06/1822
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  12/02/1822                 STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  11/27/1822
 JACKSON, JOHN  -  06/15/1831                  STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  11/27/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02/06/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02/06/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02/06/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02/06/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02/06/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02/06/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02/06/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02/06/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02/06/1822
 KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02/06/1822             THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02/06/1822
 LANE, SAMPSON  -  02/06/1822                  THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02/06/1822
 LANE, SAMPSON  -  02/06/1822                  THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02/06/1822
 LANE, SAMPSON  -  02/06/1822                  THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02/06/1822
 RUSSELL, MATHEW  -  08/01/1831                THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02/06/1822
 SAVAGE, SAMUEL  -  02/06/1822

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