LAUDERDALE COUNTY, ALABAMA
LAND RECORDS

RANGE 15 WEST
Townships 1 and 2

Abstracted July 2000
by
Jeanene Daniels

These are the names of people to whom land was originally transferred from the government in Range 15 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 15 West

This township borders Hardin County, Tennessee to the north. It contains the Lauderdale Wildlife Management Area and the Pickwick Reservation. The Tennessee River cuts across the southwestern corner. The township continues in Tishomingo County, Mississippi across the river, but only names for Lauderdale County are included here. The town of Waterloo is in the southeastern corner of the township.


 ADAMS, DAVID  -  09-01-1849           LAMB, JOHN  -  03-01-1858
 ADAMS, DAVID  -  10-01-1860           LAMB, JOHN  -  12-01-1859
 ARNOLD, IRE  -  12-01-1859            LAMBERT, ABNER  -  08-10-1850
 ARNOLD, JOHN W  -  12-01-1859         LAMBERT, ABNER  -  08-10-1850
 BAUGH, WILLIAM H  -  03-01-1858       LAMBERT, ISABELLA  -  12-01-1859
 BAUGH, WILLIAM H  -  03-01-1858       LEDGWOOD, MARTHA  -  12-01-1859
 BEASLEY, JOHN  -  12-01-1859          LETCHWORTH, THOMPSON  -  08-01-1849
 BECKHAM, GEORGE T  -  04-18-1905      LETSINGER, JAMES A  -  03-01-1858
 BECKHAM, NANCY  -  12-01-1859         LITTLE, GEORGE  -  08-01-1849
 BLACK, CYRUS  -  03-10-1852           LUCAS, WILLIAM G  -  04-02-1857
 BLACK, CYRUS  -  12-01-1859           LUCAS, WILLIAM G  -  03-01-1858
 BLAKELY, LEONADES L  -  12-01-1860    LUCAS, WILLIAM G  -  12-01-1859
 BLAKELY, WILLIAM K  -  03-01-1860     LUCUS, WILLIAM G  -  06-15-1854
 BOYD, ANDREW  -  04-01-1852           MANGUM, THOMAS C  -  03-01-1858
 BROWN, THOMAS H  -  08-01-1849        MARTIN, NATHANIEL  -  03-01-1860
 BROWN, THOMAS H  -  03-01-1858        MARTIN, NATHANIEL  -  09-01-1860
 CALLISON, ROBERT  -  07-30-1833       MATTHEWS, HARDY  -  08-01-1839
 CALLISON, ROBERT  -  09-04-1835       MATTHEWS, JAMES E  -  08-15-1831
 CANDRY, T W  -  03-30-1905            MCCURRY, DANIEL N  -  09-01-1860
 CARR, ANDREW  -  09-01-1860           MOORE, JAMES W  -  09-04-1835
 CARR, NANCY J  -  09-01-1860          MORRIS, DABNEY  -  04-04-1825
 CARSON, JOB P  -  12-01-1859          OWENS, GILFORD J  -  09-01-1860
 CASTILE, GEORGE W  -  07-02-1904      PALMER, MARTIN  -  12-01-1859
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PALMORE, MARTIN  -  09-01-1860
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PARKER, ARTEMUS  -  09-01-1860
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PARKER, JASPER N  -  09-01-1860
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PARKER, JASPER N  -  09-01-1860
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PARKER, JOSIAH L  -  09-07-1911
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PARKER, WILLIAM C  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PARKER, WILLIAM O  -  07-02-1904
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PARNELL, BARTLET M  -  12-01-1860
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PRICE, SAMUEL  -  09-01-1860
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      PRITCHARD, AQUILLA C  -  09-10-1834
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      QUALLS, JOHN H  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      QUALLS, THOMAS H  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      QUALLS, THOMAS H  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, MARTIN T  -  11-15-1852      QUARLES, JOHN H  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   RETHERFORD, JAMES  -  10-15-1906
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   RHODES, HAMILTON  -  04-02-1857
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   RICE, WILLIAM B  -  02-01-1843
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   ROACH, WILLIAM D  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   ROSS, GEORGE S  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   SCOTT, JAMES  -  10-02-1824
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   SCOTT, JAMES M  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   SCOTT, JAMES M  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   SCOTT, JEREMIAH F  -  09-01-1860
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   SCOTT, JOHN  -  08-10-1850
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   SCOTT, JOHN  -  03-01-1858
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   SCOTT, JOHN  -  09-01-1860
 CHEAIRS, NATHANIEL F  -  11-15-1852   SCOTT, JOHN  -  09-10-1838
 CHEAIRS, NATHNAIEL F  -  11-15-1852   SCOTT, JOHN  -  09-10-1838
 CLEAVELAND, LATTIMER K  -  02-08-1900 SCOTT, JOHN M  -  10-01-1860
 CULVER, SAMUEL  -  04-02-1857         SCOTT, JOHN W  -  04-01-1852
 ELY, JAMES E  -  08-01-1839           SCOTT, PINEDEXTER  -  12-01-1859
 EMERSON, ROWAN A  -  12-01-1859       SCOTT, PINEDEXTER  -  09-01-1860
 EZELL, DAVID  -  04-02-1857           SCOTT, WILLIAM  -  08-01-1839
 EZELL, JONATHAN  -  03-01-1858        SCOTT, WILLIAM  -  08-01-1839
 FLAT, BALEY P  -  12-01-1859          SCOTT, WILLIAM  -  04-01-1852
 FLAT, JAMES S  -  12-01-1859          SCOTT, WILLIAM  -  03-01-1858
 FOLSOM, ELISHA  -  12-01-1859         SCOTT, WILLIAM  -  09-01-1860
 GREEN, JAMES C  -  08-10-1850         SCOTT, WILLIAM M  -  03-01-1858
 GREEN, JAMES C  -  08-10-1850         SHAW, ROBERT  -  11-15-1852
 GREEN, JAMES C  -  08-10-1850         SHAW, ROBERT  -  09-01-1858
 GWIN, JOHN  -  12-01-1859             SMITH, DAVID  -  04-01-1852
 HAWKINS, WILEY T  -  03-01-1858       SMITH, DAVIS  -  03-01-1858
 HAYNES, WEATHERSBY  -  03-01-1858     SMITH, ETHELDRED L  -  03-01-1860
 HIGGINS, JOHN  -  08-10-1850          SMITH, JOSEPH  -  03-01-1858
 HIGHTOWER, RICHARD D  -  08-01-1849   SMITH, STEPHEN A  -  06-30-1891
 HIGHTOWER, RICHARD D  -  08-01-1849   SUMMERHILL, GEORGE R  -  03-01-1858
 HOPSON, WILLIAM  -  04-01-1852        SUMMERHILL, HORACE  -  03-10-1852
 HOPSON, WILLIAM  -  12-01-1859        SUMMERHILL, HORACE  -  04-01-1852
 HUGHS, NATHAN  -  12-01-1859          SUMMERHILL, HORACE  -  04-01-1852
 HUGHS, NATHAN  -  09-01-1860          SUMMERHILL, HORACE  -  04-01-1852
 HURT, EUNICE  -  03-01-1860           SUMMERHILL, HORACE  -  03-01-1858
 HURT, EUNICE  -  12-01-1859           SUMMERHILL, HORACE  -  03-01-1858
 JOHNSON, WILLIAM A  -  04-02-1857     SWINFORD, JEREMIAH B  -  11-15-1852
 JONES, ELISHA  -  12-01-1859          TACKER, WILLIAM R  -  03-01-1858
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         TAYLOR, FRANKLIN  -  03-01-1858
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         THOMPSON, JAMES A  -  12-01-1860
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         THRASHER, ERASMUS S  -  12-01-1859
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         THRASHER, JOSEPH A  -  12-01-1859
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         THRASHER, WILLIAM H  -  09-01-1860
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         TOWRY, ISAAC  -  12-01-1859
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         VANDIVER, JOHN N  -  12-01-1859
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         WADE, GEORGE W  -  03-01-1858
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         WEBB, JACKSON  -  03-01-1858
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         WEBB, JAMES  -  09-01-1849
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         WEBB, LEONARD T  -  03-01-1858
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         WEBB, LEONARD T  -  03-01-1858
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         WEBB, NANCY A  -  08-10-1850
 JONES, OBEDIAH  -  11-15-1852         WEBB, WILLIAM J  -  04-02-1857
 JONES, WILLIAM M  -  09-01-1860       WHITE, SAMUEL  -  09-10-1838
 KEETON, REASON  -  09-10-1838         WILLIAMS, ANDREW  -  12-01-1859
 LAMB, ARCHIBALD  -  09-10-1838        WITHERSPOON, JAMES H  -  04-01-1852
 LAMB, JOHN  -  03-10-1852             WITHERSPOON, JAMES H  -  03-01-1858
 LAMB, JOHN  -  04-01-1852             YOUNG, WILLIAM  -  11-15-1852
 LAMB, JOHN  -  03-01-1858

Township 2 South, Range 15 West

This township includes part of the Lauderdale Wildlife Management Area. The town of Waterloo is in the northeastern corner. The Tennessee River cuts across the north half of the township. The township continues across the Tennessee River in Colbert County, Alabama and also in Tishomingo County, Mississippi. Only names for Lauderdale County, Alabama are included here.


 CHANDLER, ELIJAH G  -  04-01-1852     NELSON, JOHN M  -  06-15-1854
 CHANDLER, ELIJAH G  -  04-01-1852     NELSON, JOHN M  -  06-15-1854
 CHANDLER, ELIJAH G  -  04-01-1852     NELSON, JOHN M  -  06-15-1854
 CHANDLER, ELIJAH G  -  03-01-1858     NELSON, JOHN M  -  06-15-1854
 EMERSON, ROWAN A  -  09-01-1860       SULLIVAN, OEN B  -  08-10-1850
 EVANS, MATTHEW  -  06-15-1854         SULLIVAN, OEN B  -  03-01-1858
 FOLSOM, ELISHA  -  12-01-1859         THOMAS, JOSIAH P  -  08-01-1849
 GREEN, JAMES C  -  05-01-1850         TILLER, DANIEL  -  09-01-1860
 HOPSON, ELDRIDGE  -  12-01-1859       WILLIAMS, ISAAC B  -  09-10-1838
 HUBBARD, NANCY  -  04-02-1857         WILLIAMS, ISAAC B  -  09-10-1838
 JOHNSON, JAMES  -  08-01-1839         WILSON, THOMAS  -  09-10-1838
 JOHNSON, JOHN  -  06-15-1854          WILSON, THOMAS  -  09-10-1838
 MOORE, JAMES  -  09-10-1838

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