Mercer County > Gibson Township > Land Patents Sorted by Last Name 
The majority of purchases were made while Gibson was a part of Darke County

Wally Garchow's index of Mercer Co., Ohio
Early Land Purchasers

The Official Federal
Land Patent Records Site
Sorted by Section

Township 15N Range 1E and Township 15 N Range 2E (Sections 18, 19, 30, 31)

Last Name

First Name

MI

Year

Mo

Day

Sec

Descript

Total Acres

ATKINS

WILLIAM

 

1837

11

7

28

SW

156.72

AUGHINBAUGH

PETER

 

1835

11

25

18

EE

47.96

AUGHINBAUGH

PETER

 

1835

11

25

19

ENE

0.00

BAILEY

JOB

 

1837

4

18

17

NW

0.00

BAILEY

JOB

 

1837

4

18

17

WSW

110.00

BARNETT

JOSEPH

 

1837

11

7

19

ESE

403.52

BEARDSLEE

DAVID

 

1835

10

16

8

0.00

BEARDSLEE

DAVID

 

1835

10

16

17

NENE

36.00

BIGGS

HORACE

P

1838

8

1

19

ENW

80.00

BIRNEY

JAMES

G

1838

8

1

21

ENW

0.00

BIRNEY

JAMES

G

1838

8

1

23

NESW

118.52

BIRNEY

JAMES

G

1838

8

1

23

WSW

0.00

BIRNEY

JAMES

G

1838

8

1

24

NESW

39.88

BIRNEY

JAMES

G

1838

8

1

27

ENW

159.28

BIRNEY

JAMES

G

1838

8

1

34

NW

0.00

BIRNEY

JAMES

G

1838

8

1

34

SE

320.00

BLACKMON

JAMES

 

1838

8

1

32

WNE

80.00

BLACKMON

JAMES

 

1838

8

1

33

ENW

240.00

BLACKMON

JAMES

 

1838

8

1

33

NE

0.00

BOWERS

JAMES

W

1890

3

18

15

SE

159.16

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CHENEY

ROBERT

 

1838

8

1

32

ESW

80.00

CHENEY

ROBERT

 

1838

8

1

32

WSE

80.00

CLARK

GEORGE

 

1838

8

1

29

ENW

77.60

CONNELL

ZACHARIAH

 

1840

11

10

17

ESW

74.00

CONNELL

ZACHARIAH

 

1837

11

7

17

WNE

0.00

CONNELL

ZACHARIAH

 

1837

11

7

21

SE

211.00

CONNELL

ZACHARIAH

 

1837

11

7

22

NWSW

39.88

CONNELL

ZACHARIAH

 

1840

11

10

28

NWNE

39.28

CORNICK

SAMUEL

 

1837

11

7

23

NE

0.00

CORNICK

SAMUEL

 

1837

11

7

23

WSE

237.00

CUMINS

JAMES

 

1838

8

1

29

NWSW

28.00

CUMMINS

JAMES

 

1837

11

7

29

SWNW

37.40

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DE CAMP

WALTER

 

1837

11

7

20

ENE

0.00

DE CAMP

WALTER

 

1837

11

7

20

SWNE

120.00

DE CAMP

WALTER

 

1837

11

7

21

WNW

78.44

DE CAMP

HARVEY

 

1837

11

7

27

NE

159.76

DEARMOND

SAMUEL

 

1838

8

1

30

ENE

80.28

DEARMOND

KING

 

1838

8

1

30

WNE

80.28

DEARMOND

JOSEPH

 

1838

8

1

19

ESW

80.04

DEARMOND

WILLIAM

H

1838

8

1

19

WSW

80.04

DENNY

HENRY

 

1838

8

1

29

NWNW

32.72

DICK

DAVID

 

1838

8

1

25

SE

160.00

DOZ

JOHN

C

1835

10

16

17

ESE

80.00

DOZ

JOHN

C

1835

10

16

17

WSE

80.00

DOZ

JOHN

C

1835

10

16

20

NWNE

40.00

DUNWOODY

JAMES

 

1838

8

1

19

WNE

80.04

DWELLE

ELISHA

 

1837

11

7

28

WNW

78.24

DWELLE

ELISHA

 

1837

11

7

29

ENE

78.12

ELLIS

JACKSON

 

1837

11

7

31

NNW

80.20

EMMONS

WILLIAM

 

1838

8

1

31

NE

160.44

ENYART

LEWIS

 

1838

8

1

24

ESE

79.72

ENYART

LEWIS

 

1838

8

1

36

ESE

80.00

ERVEN

WILLIAM

 

1837

11

7

20

ENW

80.00

ERVEN

WILLIAM

 

1837

11

7

28

ENW

78.48

ERVEN

WILLIAM

H

1840

11

10

28

SWNE

39.36

EWAN

JAMES

 

1837

11

7

28

SE

157.60

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FRANKLIN

SAMUEL

D

1838

8

1

18

WE

50.80

GARNER

SAMUEL

 

1837

11

7

14

1

0.00

GARNER

SAMUEL

 

1837

11

7

14

2

47.76

GARNER

SAMUEL

 

1837

11

7

14

ESE

147.52

GARNER

SAMUEL

 

1838

8

1

24

WSE

79.72

GARNER

SAMUEL

 

1838

8

1

26

WSW

79.32

GOODMAN

JOSEPH

 

1837

11

7

14

3

0.00

GOODMAN

JOSEPH

 

1837

11

7

14

NWSW

96.24

GRAHAM

REUBEN

P

1838

8

1

20

WNW

68.24

GRAHAM

REUBEN

P

1838

8

1

25

WNW

0.00

GRAHAM

REUBEN

P

1838

8

1

26

ESW

0.00

GRAHAM

REUBEN

P

1838

8

1

26

NE

238.60

GRAHAM

REUBEN

P

1838

8

1

26

WNW

158.60

GRANT

ALEXANDER

 

1837

11

7

13

E

156.73

GRANT

ALEXANDER

 

1838

8

1

36

ENE

80.00

GRANT

ALEXANDER

 

1838

8

1

19

WNW

80.00

GROSS

JOHN

 

1837

11

7

32

NW

144.00

HENDERSON

THOMAS

 

1848

10

2

29

SWSW

32.80

HITTEL

HENRY

 

1840

11

10

32

ESE

0.00

HITTEL

HENRY

 

1840

11

10

32

WSW

142.40

HOPKINS

AUGUSTUS

 

1838

8

1

20

WSW

68.48

HOPKINS

AUGUSTUS

 

1838

8

1

22

ENE

79.76

HOPKINS

AUGUSTUS

 

1838

8

1

32

ENE

80.00

HOUGH

JOSEPH

 

1849

4

10

29

ESW

77.62

HOUGH

JOSEPH

 

1849

4

10

30

NENW

40.13

HUNTER

ISAAC

C

1837

11

7

22

ENW

159.48

HUNTER

ISAAC

C

1837

11

7

22

WNE

0.00

HUNTER

ISAAC

C

1838

8

1

26

ESE

79.32

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JOHNSTON

DAVID

 

1845

9

15

14

SWSW

39.48

JONES

JEREMIAH

C

1837

11

7

20

ESW

240.00

JONES

JEREMIAH

C

1837

11

7

20

SE

0.00

JONES

ABRAHAM

 

1837

11

7

24

SESW

0.00

JONES

ABRAHAM

 

1837

11

7

25

NENW

80.00

KEEVER

JOHN

 

1837

11

7

13

W

212.24

KILBRETH

JAMES

P

1837

11

7

21

SW

160.00

KILBRETH

JAMES

P

1837

11

7

27

SWNW

39.64

KLEIN

JACOB

 

1840

11

10

34

WSW

80.00

KOCH

ADAM

 

1840

11

10

35

ENW

0.00

KOCH

ADAM

 

1840

11

10

35

WNE

0.00

KOCH

ADAM

 

1840

11

10

35

WSE

239.32

LONG

EDWIN

R

1851

1

10

10

9.48

LONG

EDWIN

R

1837

11

7

15

NW

158.92

LONGWORTH

NICHOLAS

 

1838

8

1

36

ENW

0.00

LONGWORTH

NICHOLAS

 

1838

8

1

36

WNE

160.00

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MARTINDELL

JOHN

 

1838

8

1

35

ESE

80.00

MCCOLLUM

JAMES

F

1837

11

7

28

NENE

39.40

MCELROY

GEORGE

 

1838

8

1

22

SE

159.56

MIESSE

ISAAC

 

1840

11

10

33

S

320.00

MIESSE

BENJAMIN

 

1840

11

10

34

ESW

80.00

MILLER

DAVID

 

1834

8

14

9

87.80

MILLER

ELIZABETH

 

1840

11

10

35

WNW

79.76

MOTT

ABRAHAM

 

1837

11

7

22

SWSW

0.00

MOTT

ABRAHAM

 

1837

11

7

27

NWNW

79.96

MYERS

WILLIAM

 

1837

11

7

14

ESW

0.00

MYERS

WILLIAM

 

1837

11

7

14

WSE

157.92

MYERS

JOHN

 

1837

11

7

23

ESE

237.00

MYERS

JOHN

 

1837

11

7

23

NW

0.00

MYERS

JOHN

 

1837

11

7

24

NW

159.40

MYERS

JOHN

 

1837

11

7

24

WSW

79.72

PAINTER

GEORGE

 

1837

11

7

23

SESW

0.00

PAINTER

GEORGE

 

1837

11

7

26

NENW

79.40

PIERSON

JONATHAN

 

1838

8

1

30

SW

160.52

POWELL

ONER

R

1837

11

7

29

WNE

77.80

POWERS

AARON

 

1837

11

7

24

NE

159.40

POWERS

AARON

 

1838

8

1

30

SE

160.52

POWERS

AARON

 

1838

8

1

18

W

125.24

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ROARK

JAMES

 

1835

10

16

17

SENE

40.00

ROOD

LORRIN

B

1838

8

1

25

SW

160.00

SEITEL

DANIEL

 

1840

11

10

35

SW

319.56

SIMMONS

WILLIAM

 

1837

11

7

21

NE

160.00

SMITH

CHARLES

K

1838

8

1

31

SNW

80.20

SNYDER

JOHN

 

1838

8

1

35

ENE

79.80

SNYDER

JOHN

K

1838

8

1

36

SW

160.00

SNYDER

JOHN

 

1838

8

1

36

WNW

0.00

SNYDER

JOHN

 

1838

8

1

36

WSE

160.00

STROUD

ASA

B

1837

11

7

15

WSW

79.56

STROUD

REESE

 

1838

8

1

26

SENW

39.40

TALKINGTON

JAMES

 

1838

8

1

31

S

320.88

TALKINGTON

JAMES

 

1838

8

1

19

WSE

80.04

WATKINS

JOHN

 

1838

8

1

28

SENE

39.28

WEST

FRANCIS

A

1845

6

3

25

NE

0.00

WEST

FRANCIS

A

1845

6

3

25

SENW

200.00

WILLIAMS

SAMUEL

 

1837

11

7

15

NE

140.68

WILLIAMS

EDWARD

T

1837

11

7

22

WNW

79.80

WILLIAMS

ELIZA

J

1837

11

7

27

ESW

79.32

WILLIAMS

MARGARET

W

1837

11

7

27

WSE

79.76

WILLIAMS

SAMUEL

 

1840

10

10

34

NE

160.00

WISE

SAMUEL

 

1837

11

7

22

ESW

80.00

WOOD

JACOB

 

1838

8

1

26

WSE

79.32

WOODWARD

CHARLES

 

1837

11

7

29

SE

155.84

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