Hammond family papers

Hammond family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Hammond family
Title: Hammond family papers
Dates: 1782-1921
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms1523

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of documents which deal mainly with land transactions relating to the Hammons / Hammonds and allied families of Walton, Wilkes and Oglethorpe County, Georgia. There is some Hammond and Ellsbury family genealogy. Some names involved include: Josiah Amerson, Isaiah C. Brand, W.K. Hammond, Moses Jernigan, Green H. Lirsey, Kinchin Rambo, and William Trammell.


Arranged in alphabetical order.

Index Terms

Ellsbury family
Gwinnett County (Ga.)
Hammond family
Land grants.
Land titles--Georgia.
Real property.
Walton County (Ga.)
Wilkes County (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hammond family papers, MS 1523. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

The documents were the property of Mr. and Mrs. W.O. Dean, Jr., 11 The Prado, Atlanta, Georgia in 1965.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Amerson, Josiah - land grant for lot 116, 4th district, Walton County, 1822 View online.
2Austin, Charles - indenture with Allen Chandler for lot 117, Walton County, 1821 View online.
3Bailey, James P. - indenture with William Edwards, 4th district, Walton County, 1881 View online.
4Barber, Frederick - land grant for lot 74, 4th district, Walton County and indenture with Morgan Brown, 1819, 1822 View online.
5Bentley, Isaac - indenture with Wyatt Chandler for land, 4th district, Walton County, 1823 View online.
6Brand, E. M. - deeds for land 4th district, Walton County, 1877, 1881 View online.
7Brand, Isaiah C. - sheriff's deed for lot 152, 4th district, Walton County, 1833 View online.
8Brand, Thomas - indentures, Walton County, 1830, 1833, 1839, 1842 View online.
9Brand, William and Samuel - indenture, 5th district Gwinnett County, 1854 View online.
10Braswell, Issac D. - indentures, lot 186, 4th district, Walton County, 1830, 1833 View online.
11Brooks, C.- receipt, 1817 View online.
12Brown, A. O. - receipt, 1877 View online.
13Brown, Morgan - indenture lot 74, Bay Creek, 4th district, Walton County, 1826 View online.
14Chandler, Allen - promissory notes and deed lot 116, 4th district, Walton County, 1827, 1828 View online.
15Cooksey, Robert - indentures, 4th district, Walton County (originally Gwinnett), 1834, 1844, 1853, 1854 View online.
16Ellsbury (Ellisberry) family - transcript of Benjamin Ellsburry will; letter E. F. Ellsburry regarding Ellsburry genealogy, 1915 View online.
17Garrett, James R. - indenture, lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1858 View online.
18Gilbert, Wm. T. receipt for ribbon and calico, 1808 View online.
19Godfrey, Aaron- indenture lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1835 View online.
20Groan, Lawrence receipt, 1809 View online.
21Hamilton, William - indenture, lot 29, 4th district, Walton County, 1835 View online.
22Hammon (Hammond), Abram (Abraham) - tax receipts, indentures, deeds, surveys regarding land in Walton and Wilkes Counties [near Soap Creek and Haynes Creek], 1805-1842 View online.
23Hammond, John J. - will, receipts, indentures, deeds regarding land in Walton, Baldwin, and Wilkes (Camp Creek, Upton Creek, Soap Creek) Counties, deed of gift to Abraham Hammons for land, slaves, household items, 1791-1921 View online.
24Hammond, Isaac - certification for services in state militia and affidavit of valuation of stolen horse, 1782, 1789 View online.
25Hammon, Jacob and John - receipts and article of agreement between Anthony Ealer and Jacob Hammons for land in Rockingham County, Virginia, 1778-1820 View online.
26Hammond, R. A. - exam dates for Jefferson Medical College, reciepts, bonds, deeds, and indentures for land in Gwinnett and Walton Counties; certificate of appointment as Chief Medical Examiner, 1876-1905 View online.
27Hammond, W. K. - letters regarding estate, 1892 View online.
28Herring, Jesse P. - indentures for lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1833, 1838 View online.
29Howell, Arthur - land grant, lot 117, 4th district, Walton County, 1821 View online.
30Jerrigan, Moses - land grant, lot 114, 4th district, Walton County, 1821 View online.
31Kirk, George - indenture, lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1854 View online.
32Livcey, Green H. - title for lot 116, 4th district, Walton County, 1831 View online.
33McCaskill, Murdock - indenture, lot 116, 4th district, Walton County, 1835 View online.
34McElvaney, John S. - indentures, lot 195, 5th district, Gwinnett, and lot 191, Mill Shoals and timber, 1837, 1850 View online.
35McMeckins, Nathaniel - indenture, Wilkes County (Soap Creek), 1813 View online.
36Moore, Willis - sheriff's deed, lot 117, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1828 View online.
37Nalley, Daniel - indenture, lot 119, 4th district, Walton County, 1832 View online.
38Parramore, John - indenture, lot 114, 4th district, Walton County, 1821 View online.
39Porter, Wm. - receipts and indentures for land in Wilkes County (Soap Creek, Upton Creek), 1791-1829 View online.
40Rambo, Kinchin - deed of gift for enslaved man named Middleton; letter regarding the challenges of crops in Rome, Ga., 1861, 1872 View online.
41Ricky, William - bond for having a horse levied in his possession, 1815 View online.
42Roberts, Green B. - letter regarding home insurance, 1890 View online.
43Robins, John B. - essay Duty that we owe to our Country View online.
44Rockmore, W. A. - indentures, Walton County, 1876-1889 View online.
45Shipp, Richard - indenture, lot 185, 4th district, Walton County, 1833 View online.
46Slade, Jeremiah - power of attorney for selling land, lot 195, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1824 View online.
47Smith, B. B. - Fi Fa, in favor of Hammons and Robinson, 1886 View online.
48Talbot, J. and Matthew Sr. - promissory note, description of property, 1789 View online.
49Tate, Henry - receipt, 1804 View online.
50Trammell, William - affidavit, ownership of mare being in possession fo Samuel Gray, 1812 View online.
51White, Wm. H. - indenture, lots 152-153, Walton County, 1833 View online.
52Wright, Asa B. - bond, lot 167, 5th district, Gwinnett County View online.
53Yonge, George - indenture, 10th district, Newton County, 1869 View online.
54Miscellaneous receipts and notes View online.
55Hammond genealogy View online.
56Certificates [Imnachuk Gold Mining Company, Seminole Club, Duncan and Company, Chamber of Commerce Realty Company], certificate cards Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia, 1875-1913 View online.
57Underwood, William - power of attorney, conveyance for lot 195, 5th district, Gwinnett County, 1821-1822 View online.