Absalom Giddens

Absalom Giddens[1, 2]

Male 1801 - Bef 1839

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  • Name  Absalom Giddens 
    Born  1801  , Wilkes, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Bef Oct 1839  , , TX, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I2406  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  6 Nov 2006 

    Father  Reuben Giddens,   b. 1776, , Surry, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1854, , Red River, TX, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nancy Strutton,   b. 1776, , Surry, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1841, , Red River, TX, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  4 Nov 1797  , Wilkes, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F923  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    BLM Land Patent issued 1830
    BLM Land Patent issued 1830

  • Notes 
    • MARRIAGE: Never married.

      DEATH: Died before Oct 1839 in either Red River or Cass Co., TX. Brother, Richard Giddens, was administrator for his estate.

  • Sources 
    1. [S151] Illinois Public Land Purchase Records [database online], (State of Illinois) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Giddins, Absalom
      Section: E2SE
      Price: 1.25
      total: 100.00
      Date: 14 December 1829
      Volume: 291
      Page: 031
      Type: FD
      Sect: 36
      Township: 20N
      Range: 13W
      Meridian: 2
      Acres: 80.00
      Corr-Tag: 0
      ID: 132664
      SocStat:
      Blank:
      Reside: 092

    2. [S151] Illinois Public Land Purchase Records [database online], (State of Illinois), BLM Accession/Serial #: IL0360__.076 (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Giddins, Absalom
      Land Office: Palestine
      Document Number: IL0360__.076
      Total Acres: 80
      Misc. Doc. NR.: 1570
      Signature: Yes
      Canceled Document: No
      Issue Date: 8 Dec 1830
      Mineral Rights
      Reserved: No
      Metes and Bounds: No
      Statutory Reference: 3 Stat. 566
      Multiple Warantee
      Names: No
      Act or Treaty: April 24, 1820
      Multiple Patentee
      Names: No
      Entry Classification: Sale-Cash Entry
      Land Description: E 1/2SE Sec 36/ Twp 20-N R13-W 2nd PM Vermilion Co., IL
      See Attached image of BLM Land Patent