William Croghan Deed
S481
26 May 1801 and 31 January 1903 
1 folder

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Processed by: Christina Baich, April 2006


Biographical Note:

William Croghan was born in Ireland, but immigrated to America early in his life. He enlisted in the Army in 1776 and fought throughout the Revolutionary War. In 1784, he moved to Kentucky. Shortly thereafter, he married a sister of George Rogers Clarke. He settled in Jefferson County, Kentucky. He died in September 1822, in Locust Grove, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

Source:
Rogers, Thomas J., comp. A New American Biographical Dictionary. Easton, PA: Thomas J. Rogers, 1824.

Scope and Content Note:

The collection contains a typescript of the deed transferring land from George Rogers Clark to William Croghan and the certification of the copy by the Clark County Recorder, George W. Stoner.


Item Listing:

1801 May 26 Deed
1903 Jan. 31 Certification by Clark County Recorder

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 folder (1 item)

Collection Dates:

26 may 1801 and 31 January 1903

Provenance:

James W. Fortune, 18 February 1903

Access: This collection is open for research.

Restrictions:

None

Reproduction Rights:

Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.  Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.

Language Materials are entirely in English

Alternate Formats:

None

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