Bowden indenture

Bowden indenture

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Bowden, Dangerfield
Creator: Bowden, William
Title: Bowden indenture
Dates: 1823
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (1 folder for this collection; MS 2293, 2335, 2339, 2394, 2408, 2418, & 2418 housed together in 1 document box)
Coll. Number: ms2394(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

The Bowden family has extensive history in America. William Bowden Sr. lived and died in Virginia, and had five children, only one of which would leave the state. Dangerfield Bowden served in the War of 1812 and had married in 1808. He had seven children. Dangerfield Bowden died in Greene County, Georgia, in 1840.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of an indenture made between William Bowden and Dangerfield Bowden regarding a tract of land on Beaverdam Creek in Greene County, 1823.

Index Terms

Deeds--Georgia--Greene County.
Georgia--History--19th century--Sources.
Land tenure--Georgia--Greene County.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bowden indenture. MS 2394. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Indenture, 1823