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Jetton Collection

Identifier: DC0208s

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a 1767 indenture between Thomas and Mary Jerrell and Amos Alexander for land in Mecklenburg County, NC, a 1771 indenture between John and Elizabeth Jetton and Lewis Jetton for land in Mecklenburg County, a 1794 land grant for William Caldwell for land in Mecklenburg County, a 1824 indenture between Abner Franklin and Robert Davidson for land in Mecklenburg County, a 1851 survey map for F. Austin Alexander's land, a 1786 indenture for James Henderson apprenticeship to John Jetton, a 1883 cotton receipt for L. A. Potts, and a 1922 Memorial address pamphlet for a speech given by W. S. Patterson in Prattville, Alabama. Patterson graduated from Davidson College in 1903. In addition, a pair of scissors from the Piedmont Trust Bank in Davidson, NC is housed in the Artifact Collection.


  • Creation: 1761 - 1922



4 folders (4 folders + oversize)



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to archives by Sarah Jetton (96-170)

Processing Information

Processed on 04/08/2004


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Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections Repository