LAUDERDALE COUNTY, ALABAMA
LAND RECORDS

RANGE 13 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 13 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 13 West

This township contains the communities of Murphy Crossroads and Stewartville. It borders Wayne County, Tennessee, and Hardin County, Tennessee to the north.


 ALBERTS, EDWARD  -  12-01-1860           MCKELVEY, JOHN  -  12-01-1860
 BALLENTINE, JOHN H  -  02-20-1884        MCKELVEY, SAMUEL M  -  12-01-1860
 BALLENTINE, WILLIAM A  -  07-02-1904     MCKELVEY, WILLIAM O  -  03-01-1858
 BECK, MARY L  -  04-02-1857              MCKELVEY, WILLIAM O  -  04-02-1857
 BECKWITH, MARY  -  05-01-1850            MCKELVY, SAMUEL M  -  09-01-1860
 BECKWITH, MARY  -  05-01-1850            MILFORD, LINA  -  07-22-1909
 BECKWITH, MARY S  -  03-10-1852          MILFORD, WILLIAM M  -  09-01-1860
 BECKWITH, MARY S  -  04-01-1852          MONROE, SAMUEL B  -  12-01-1859
 BECKWITH, WILLIAM  -  06-01-1848         MORRIS, DRURY J  -  03-25-1896
 BECKWITH, WILLIAM  -  05-01-1850         MURPHEY, JAMES R  -  11-08-1905
 BECKWITH, WILLIAM  -  05-01-1850         MURPHEY, JAMES R  -  03-01-1858
 BEVIS, JAMES  -  05-10-1848              MURPHEY, JOHN  -  08-01-1839
 BEVIS, JAMES  -  08-01-1849              MURPHEY, JOHN  -  08-01-1839
 BEVIS, JAMES  -  09-01-1849              MURPHEY, JOHN  -  03-01-1860
 BEVIS, JAMES  -  03-01-1858              MURPHEY, JOHN  -  04-02-1857
 BEVIS, JAMES  -  04-02-1857              MURPHEY, MATHEW  -  03-01-1858
 BEVIS, THOMAS F  -  08-01-1849           MURPHY, DOCK  -  07-02-1904
 BEVIS, THOMAS F  -  06-15-1854           MURPHY, JOHN  -  06-15-1854
 BEVIS, THOMAS F  -  06-15-1854           MURPHY, WILLIAM W  -  12-01-1859
 BEVIS, WILLIAM  -  12-01-1859            MURPHY, WILLIAM W  -  12-15-1882
 BOLLES, GUSTAVUS A  -  10-29-1906        PARISH, BENJAMIN  -  03-01-1858
 BOLLES, GUSTAVUS A  -  09-01-1860        PARISH, THOMAS  -  09-01-1860
 BOLLES, WILLIAM  -  03-01-1858           PARMENTER, GEORGE M  -  03-25-1909
 BRANHAM, NANCY  -  12-01-1859            PARRISH, FELIX A  -  07-02-1904
 BREWIS, JOHN  -  12-20-1904              PARRISH, THOMAS  -  09-01-1860
 BROWN, WILLIAM H  -  11-20-1899          PICKENS, JESSEE F  -  03-30-1905
 BUMPASS, ROBERT C  -  04-01-1852         PICKENS, LEROY M  -  09-04-1834
 BUMPASS, ROBERT C  -  11-15-1852         POOL, NANCY  -  03-01-1858
 BUMPASS, ROBERT C  -  03-01-1858         POPE, IRA  -  09-01-1860
 CARR, JOHN J  -  12-05-1884              REAVES, STEPHEN  -  04-02-1857
 CARROLL, JESSE  -  03-01-1858            REEDER, THOMAS Y  -  06-15-1854
 CARSON, JAMES N  -  12-01-1859           REEDER, THOMAS Y  -  06-15-1854
 CARSON, JAMES N  -  12-01-1859           REEVES, MIDDLETON  -  12-01-1859
 COOPER, JOHN  -  03-01-1860              REVES, ANDREW  -  04-01-1852
 DESHAZO, MILES  -  09-01-1860            REVES, JANE  -  04-02-1857
 DOWDY, DAVID  -  08-01-1839              REVES, JANE  -  04-02-1857
 DOWDY, DAVID  -  08-01-1839              RHODES, NOAH S  -  03-01-1858
 DOWDY, DAVID  -  03-01-1858              RHODES, NOAH S  -  10-01-1860
 DOWDY, DAVID H  -  08-10-1904            RICHARDS, HENDERSON  -  12-01-1859
 DOWDY, JAMES  -  06-15-1854              RICHARDS, MACK  -  12-01-1859
 DOWDY, JAMES  -  03-01-1860              ROBINSON, CHRISTOPHER  -  12-03-1822
 DOWDY, JAMES  -  09-04-1835              SCOTT, SKELTON  -  04-02-1857
 DOWDY, JAMES  -  09-10-1838              SHARP, ADRIAN  -  09-10-1838
 DOWDY, JAMES B  -  03-25-1896            SHARP, ADRON  -  12-01-1859
 DOWDY, JAMES J  -  03-01-1858            SHARP, CHARLES  -  03-01-1858
 DOWDY, JAMES T  -  12-01-1859            SHARP, JOHN  -  08-10-1850
 DOWDY, JOHN T  -  06-15-1854             SHARP, JOHN  -  08-10-1850
 DOWDY, JOHN T  -  06-15-1854             SHARP, JOHN  -  03-01-1858
 DOWDY, JOHN T  -  06-15-1854             SHARP, JOHN  -  09-01-1860
 DOWDY, JOHN T  -  06-15-1854             SMITH, DAVID N  -  12-05-1884
 DOWDY, JOSEPH  -  03-01-1858             SMITH, HENRY D  -  03-01-1858
 DOWDY, THOMAS N  -  09-01-1860           SMITH, JOHN R  -  02-20-1884
 FAIRRES, JOHN D  -  03-30-1905           SMITH, LITTLETON  -  12-01-1859
 FARES, WILLIAM  -  05-01-1861            SPEARES, HONOR  -  12-01-1859
 GAILEY, HIRAM  -  12-01-1859             STEWART, HERBIE L  -  03-25-1909
 GREEN, JOHN  -  08-01-1839               STRICKLEN, WILLIAM T  -  12-27-1909
 GREEN, JOHN  -  08-01-1839               THOMAS, WILLIAM H  -  02-16-1906
 HART, HENRY W  -  03-01-1860             THREAT, JOSEPH J  -  03-01-1858
 HENSON, ANSEL  -  03-01-1858             TICER, THOMAS  -  06-08-1833
 HENSON, ISAAC  -  03-01-1858             TOWNES, ELEANOR  -  03-01-1858
 HENSON, ISAAC  -  12-01-1859             TOWNES, ELENOR  -  12-01-1859
 HENSON, THOMAS K  -  03-01-1858          TRAPP, LITTLETON  -  08-01-1839
 HENSON, WILLIAM  -  03-01-1858           TURNER, ANN D  -  12-01-1859
 HILL, WILLIAM A  -  03-12-1890           TURNER, ANN D  -  12-01-1859
 JONES, CYRENE  -  09-30-1882             TURNLEY, WILLIAM F  -  09-01-1858
 JONES, JAMES F  -  07-02-1904            WALDRIP, JAMES  -  09-10-1834
 JONES, JOHN  -  03-01-1858               WALLACE, HARRISON M  -  04-03-1893
 JONES, JOHN  -  12-01-1859               WALLACE, JOHN W  -  09-05-1861
 JONES, SAMUEL A  -  12-01-1859           WALLACE, WILLIAM A  -  03-21-1910
 JONES, SAMUEL A  -  09-01-1860           WALLES, THOMAS  -  06-01-1848
 KINDRICK, JESSE  -  10-01-1823           WALLES, THOMAS  -  11-15-1852
 LEE, AARON  -  04-01-1850                WALLES, THOMAS  -  08-01-1853
 LEE, AARON  -  03-01-1858                WALLIS, ROBERT G  -  12-01-1859
 LEE, JOHN  -  06-15-1854                 WALLIS, ROBERT G  -  09-01-1860
 LEE, JOHN  -  03-01-1860                 WALLIS, SELENES M  -  09-01-1860
 LEE, JOHN  -  09-10-1838                 WELCH, DANIEL  -  03-01-1858
 LEE, JOHN T  -  05-01-1850               WELCH, NICHOLAS  -  08-01-1853
 LEE, JOHN T  -  03-01-1860               WESSON, HENRY  -  05-10-1848
 LINDSEY, CALEB  -  07-27-1891            WESSON, HENRY  -  05-10-1848
 LINER, TOM  -  03-30-1905                WESSON, JAMES  -  06-01-1848
 LINER, WILLIAM  -  11-15-1904            WESSON, JAMES  -  05-01-1850
 LONG, WILLIE D  -  09-05-1911            WESSON, JAMES  -  06-15-1854
 LOVELACE, JESSE S  -  09-06-1910         WHITE, JOHN J  -  06-15-1854
 LOVELACE, JESSE S  -  09-16-1904         WHITTEN, JONATHAN  -  03-01-1860
 MASON, HENRY D  -  08-01-1839            WILLIAMS, PAYTON  -  08-02-1890
 MASON, HENRY D  -  08-01-1839            WILSON, SAMUEL  -  08-10-1850
 MASON, HENRY D  -  08-01-1839            WITT, SAMUEL H  -  11-12-1908
 MCCORKLE, JOHN  -  08-01-1853            WOODARD, ABEL  -  03-01-1858
 MCCORKLE, JOHN  -  06-15-1854            YOUNG, JAMES C  -  04-02-1857
 MCCORKLE, JOHN  -  04-02-1857            YOUNG, JAMES C  -  12-01-1859
 MCCORKLE, JOHN  -  09-10-1838            YOUNG, SAMUEL E  -  03-01-1858
 MCCORKLE, WILLIAM J  -  03-01-1858       YOUNG, SAMUEL E  -  12-01-1859
 MCKELVEY, JOHN  -  03-01-1858            YOUNG, WILLIAM  -  07-02-1904

Township 2 South, Range 13 West

This township contains the communities of Gravelly Springs and Rhodesville. The Natchez Trace Parkway goes through the township from the northeastern corner to the southwestern corner. The township continues across the Tennessee River (which cuts diagonally across the southwestern corner) in Colbert County, Alabama. Only the names for Lauderdale County are included here.


 ANDERSON, ALFRED  -  10-01-1823          JONES, OBADIAH  -  02-06-1822
 ANDERSON, ALFRED  -  10-01-1823          KIRK, NIMROD  -  08-01-1839
 ARMISTEAD, PETER F  -  10-01-1823        KIRK, NIMROD  -  08-01-1839
 ARMISTEAD, PETER F  -  10-01-1823        KIRK, THOMAS  -  08-15-1831
 BALKUM, ALLEN  -  03-01-1858             LAMB, THOMAS  -  09-04-1835
 BALKUM, ALLEN  -  09-01-1860             MARTIN, JOHN  -  02-25-1822
 BARTON, WILLIAM S  -  11-28-1822         MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BAUGH, RICHARD  -  04-01-1831            MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BECK, MARY L  -  04-02-1857              MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BELSHA, CRAVENS  -  02-06-1822           MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BELSHA, CRAVENS  -  02-06-1822           MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BELSHA, CRAVENS  -  02-06-1822           MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BELSHA, CRAVENS  -  02-06-1822           MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BELSHA, JAMES F  -  08-01-1839           MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BENNETT, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822           MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BEVIS, ANDREW J  -  08-01-1849           MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BEVIS, ANDREW J  -  11-15-1852           MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BEVIS, ANDREW J  -  05-01-1861           MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BEVIS, JAMES M  -  05-01-1850            MASON, HENRY D  -  09-10-1838
 BEVIS, JAMES M  -  08-10-1850            MASON, HENRY D  -  08-01-1839
 BOOKER, PETER R  -  02-06-1822           MASON, HENRY D  -  08-01-1839
 BOON, JOHN  -  04-01-1831                MASON, HENRY D  -  08-01-1839
 BOWEN, REAS  -  02-06-1822               MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BOWEN, REAS  -  02-06-1822               MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BOWEN, REAS  -  02-06-1822               MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BROMLEY, SAMUEL  -  08-01-1839           MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  10-01-1823
 BROMLEY, SAMUEL  -  08-01-1839           MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BROWN, DAVID  -  11-28-1822              MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BROWN, DAVID  -  11-28-1822              MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BRUCE, BAYLIS  -  12-01-1859             MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BRUCE, BAYLIS  -  09-01-1860             MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BUFORD, JAMES  -  11-27-1822             MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BUMPASS, GABRIEL  -  02-06-1822          MAVERICK, SAMUEL  -  02-06-1822
 BUMPASS, GABRIEL  -  02-06-1822          MINTAN, GEORGE J  -  12-01-1859
 BUMPASS, GABRIEL  -  02-06-1822          MINTON, RICHARD F  -  03-28-1906
 CANNON, DANIEL  -  11-15-1852            NOBLE, PARKINS H  -  10-02-1824
 CANNON, DANIEL  -  11-15-1852            PARKER, JOSIAH  -  12-03-1822
 CANNON, DANIEL  -  03-01-1858            PATTON, ROBERT M  -  04-01-1852
 CANNON, JABEZ  -  06-01-1848             PETTYPOOL, JOHN  -  12-01-1859
 CANNON, JABEZ  -  06-01-1848             PHILLIPS, JOSIAH  -  09-10-1838
 CARROLL, ADDISON  -  09-10-1838          REED, EPHRAIM D  -  09-04-1835
 CARROLL, ADDISON  -  08-01-1839          REED, EPHRAIM D  -  09-04-1835
 CARROLL, JESSE  -  04-02-1857            REEDER, DAVID D  -  08-01-1849
 CARROLL, JESSE  -  03-01-1858            SMITH, HENRY  -  10-02-1824
 CARROLL, JESSE  -  11-29-1822            STRAWN, WILLIAM  -  10-02-1824
 CARROLL, WILSON  -  08-01-1839           STRAWN, WILLIAM  -  10-02-1824
 CARROLL, WILSON  -  08-01-1839           STRAWN, WILLIAM  -  10-02-1824
 CARROLL, WILSON  -  08-01-1849           STRAWN, WILLIAM  -  09-02-1825
 CARROLL, WILSON  -  08-01-1849           STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02-06-1822
 CARROLL, WILSON  -  08-10-1850           STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02-06-1822
 CARROLL, WILSON  -  08-10-1850           STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02-06-1822
 CARROLL, WILSON  -  03-01-1858           STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02-06-1822
 COCKRELL, MARK R  -  02-06-1822          STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02-06-1822
 CURTIS, WILLIAM R  -  10-01-1823         STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  11-29-1822
 CYRUS, RICHARD M  -  09-10-1838          THOMAS, RACHEL  -  10-20-1823
 CYRUS, RICHARD M  -  09-10-1838          THOMASON, SOUTHERN H  -  03-10-1852
 DALRYMPLE, STEPHEN M  -  11-15-1852      THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02-01-1843
 DALRYMPLE, STEPHEN M  -  03-01-1858      THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02-01-1843
 DUFF, NEWTON G  -  08-01-1839            THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02-06-1822
 FULLERTON, JAMES  -  09-10-1838          THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02-06-1822
 GILCHRIST, MALCOLM  -  02-06-1822        THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02-06-1822
 GILCHRIST, MALCOLM  -  10-01-1823        THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  11-28-1822
 HARDIN, JOSHUA  -  09-10-1834            THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02-06-1822
 HARRALSON, MAJOR  -  11-27-1822          THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02-06-1822
 HARTS, HENRY M  -  11-15-1852            THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02-06-1822
 HATHCOCK, HENRY I  -  12-01-1859         TICER, ROBERT C  -  09-04-1834
 HAWKINS, THOMAS  -  12-02-1822           TICER, ROBERT C  -  09-10-1838
 HAWKINS, WILEY T  -  04-01-1852          WAITS, JAMES  -  04-01-1852
 HENDERSON, WILLIAM  -  10-01-1823        WAITS, JAMES  -  03-01-1858
 HIGHTOWER, HARDY  -  10-01-1823          WALLES, THOMAS  -  02-01-1843
 HOUSTON, DAVID  -  06-01-1848            WALLES, THOMAS  -  08-01-1849
 HOUSTON, DAVID  -  09-02-1825            WALLES, THOMAS  -  10-02-1824
 HOUSTON, DAVID  -  11-30-1825            WALLIS, THOMAS  -  08-05-1837
 HOUSTON, DAVID  -  11-30-1825            WALLIS, THOMAS  -  08-05-1837
 HOUSTON, DAVID  -  10-16-1835            WELCH, NICHOLAS  -  03-01-1858
 HOUSTON, GEORGE S  -  02-18-1857         WESSON, JAMES  -  06-15-1854
 HOUSTON, GEORGE S  -  09-10-1838         WESSON, JAMES  -  03-01-1858
 HOUSTON, ROSS  -  08-01-1839             WHITE, MOSES  -  06-01-1848
 HOUSTON, ROSS  -  07-01-1845             WHITE, MOSES  -  06-01-1848
 IREOUS, PHILIP J  -  04-01-1850          WHITMIRE, MOSES  -  03-01-1858
 IRION, PHILIP J  -  06-15-1854           WHITSON, THOMAS  -  10-01-1823
 IRION, PHILIP J  -  06-15-1854           WILKES, SAMUEL  -  11-29-1822
 IRION, PHILIP J  -  03-01-1858           WILSON, SAMUEL  -  05-01-1850
 IRONS, PHILIP J  -  09-01-1849           WILSON, SAMUEL  -  08-10-1850
 JENKINS, ABNER W  -  08-01-1853          WOMBLE, WILSON G  -  08-01-1849
 JENKINS, RUTH  -  09-10-1838             WOMBLE, WILSON G  -  11-15-1852
 JENKINS, RUTH  -  09-10-1838             WOMBLE, WILSON G  -  11-15-1852
 JOHNSTON, SAMUEL  -  12-02-1822          WOMBLE, WILSON G  -  03-01-1858
 JOHNSTON, SAMUEL  -  11-28-1822          WYLIE, WILLIAM  -  03-01-1858
 JOHNSTON, SAMUEL  -  11-28-1822          YOUNG, EBENEZER G  -  08-01-1849
 JONES, OBADIAH  -  02-06-1822            YOUNG, SARAH  -  04-02-1857

Township 3 South, Range 13 West

This township is cut in half diagonally by the Tennessee River from the northwestern corner to the southeastern corner. Colbert County makes up the portion of the township south of the river, but only names from Lauderdale County are listed here. The community of Smithsonia is in T3SR13W.


 ARMISTEAD, PETER F  -  10-20-1832        JACKSON, JAMES  -  11-27-1822
 ARMISTEAD, PETER F  -  11-28-1822        JONES, OBADIAH  -  02-06-1822
 ARMISTEAD, PETER F  -  11-28-1822        KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  10-20-1823
 ARMISTEAD, PETER F  -  11-28-1822        KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02-06-1822
 ARMSTEAD, PETER F  -  02-06-1822         KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02-06-1822
 ARMSTEAD, PETER F  -  02-06-1822         KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02-06-1822
 ARMSTEAD, PETER F  -  02-06-1822         KERNACHAN, ABRAHAM  -  02-06-1822
 ARMSTEAD, PETER F  -  02-06-1822         MAYFIELD, THOMAS  -  02-06-1822
 BENNETT, SAMUEL  -  10-01-1823           NEAL, NEWTON F  -  02-06-1822
 CHEATHAM, CHRISTOPHER  -  10-20-1823     NOEL, EDMOND  -  10-14-1834
 CLEMENTS, HARDY  -  10-01-1823           NOEL, EDMOND  -  11-27-1822
 COFFEE, JOHN  -  02-06-1822              RILEY, JOSEPH  -  11-28-1822
 ERWIN, GEORGE S  -  12-03-1822           SMITH, HENRY  -  10-01-1823
 ERWIN, JAMES  -  10-01-1823              SMITH, HENRY  -  10-01-1823
 HARROLDSON, THOMAS  -  02-06-1822        STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02-06-1822
 HARROLDSON, THOMAS  -  02-06-1822        STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02-06-1822
 HARROLDSON, THOMAS  -  02-06-1822        STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02-06-1822
 HARROLDSON, THOMAS  -  02-06-1822        STRONG, CHRISTOPHER  -  02-06-1822
 HUBBARD, DAVID  -  02-06-1822            THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  10-20-1823
 HUBBARD, DAVID  -  02-06-1822            THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02-06-1822
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  02-06-1822            THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02-06-1822
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  02-06-1822            THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  02-06-1822
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  02-06-1822            THOMPSON, JOSEPH  -  11-29-1822
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  02-06-1822            THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  10-20-1823
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  02-06-1822            THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02-06-1822
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  02-06-1822            THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02-06-1822
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  02-06-1822            THOMPSON, LAWRENCE  -  02-06-1822
 JACKSON, JAMES  -  11-27-1822            WISEMAN, JOHN  -  10-01-1823

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