Deputy Surveyors of the North East part of the Alabama Territory, 1818.

Surveyor Sworn In
William L. Willeforce 25 March 1818
Sugars M. Lamore 25 March 1818
James Mitchell 25 March 1818
John P. McCutchan 7 April 1818
Thomas Hutchings 15 April 1818
Jeremiah Doxy, Jr. 16 April 1818
Simpson Harris 28 April 1818
John McGrigor 3 May 1818
William Lawrence 13 June 1818
Alexander Ewing 7 July 1818
John C. Coffin 10 July 1818

Letters and Surveying Contracts Received by the General Land Office from the Surveyor General for Alabama 1817-1832, (National Archives Microfilm Publication M1325, roll 1), Records of the General Land Office, Record Group 49, National Archives Building, Washington, DC.

More information about American Public Lands can be found in the book:

The Land Office Business: The Settlement and Administration of American Public Lands, 1789-1837

More information about Indian Allotment and the Public Land System in Alabama can be found in the book:

Redskins Ruffleshirts and Rednecks: Indian Allotments in Alabama and Mississippi, 1830-1860

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