James Orr, Sr., land grant survey

James Orr, Sr., land grant survey

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Georgia. Surveyor General Dept..
Creator: Orr, James, Sr.
Title: James Orr, Sr., land grant survey
Dates: 1832-1843
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Abstract:The collection consists of two items which include the land grant and survey. The land grant in the 1832 Gold Lottery under Governor Charles J. McDonald was for 40 acres in 12th Dist. of the 1st Section of Cherokee County, #125, and dated 1 June 1843. The survey signed by Surveyor General Alfred M. Horton is dated 15 August 1832.
Coll. Number: ms3014

Biographical/Historical Note

James Orr, Sr., was a resident of Jackson County, Georgia, in 1832 when he drew land in Cherokee County, Georgia, in the Gold Lottery.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Cherokee County (Ga.)--Surveys.
Land grants--Georgia--Cherokee County.
Land surveys.
Land titles--Georgia--Cherokee County.
Orr, James, Sr.
Title (property rights).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James Orr, Sr., land grant survey. MS 3014. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Cherokee County, Georgia land grant, 1843 June 1
2Cherokee County, Georgia land survey, 1832 August 15