Greene-Hopkins-Wadkins Land Grants
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Greene-Hopkins-Wadkins Land Grants

Descriptive Summary

Repository: James G. Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center
Title: Greene-Hopkins-Wadkins Land Grants
Dates: 1823, 1833
Quantity: 3.0 items
Identification: ahc.MSS686f

Biographical/Historical Note

The men awarded these lots were Alston H. Greene from DeKalb County, Georgia; John Hopkins from Emanuel County, Georgia; and Barnett R. Wadkins who was married to Hannah Epperson on 12 November 1811 in Franklin County, Georgia. Other biographical information about Alston H. Greene, John Hopkins, and Barnett R. Wadkins has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains three land grants for lots 230, 231, and 244, adjoining properties in the 17th District in Henry County, Georgia. Lot 231 was registered by Alston H. Greene of Dekalb County, Georgia, in 1833 and had an irregular lottery size of 183 acres. Lot 230 was registered by John Hopkins of Emanuel County, Georgia in 1823, and lot 244 was registered by Barnett R. Wadkins of Franklin County, Georgia in 1823.


Index Terms

Deeds--Georgia.
Greene, Alston H.
Hopkins, John
Land grants--Georgia--Henry County
Land grants.
Wadkins, Barnett R.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Greene-Hopkins-Wadkins Land Grants, MSS 686f, James G. Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Virlyn B. Moore, Jr., 1993 (1993.38)

Description Control

Collection processed in 2011.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.