University of Houston Libraries, Special Collections

Guide to the Houston Heights Abstracts of Title



Overview of the Collection

Creator Houston Abstract Company, Houston Title Guaranty Company, Southern Abstract and Title Company, Stewart Title Company
Collection Title Houston Heights Abstracts of Title
Identification 2007-018
Physical Description 0.50 Linear Feet
Language of Materials English
Repository University of Houston Libraries
M.D. Anderson Library, 4333 University Drive, Houston, TX, 77204-2000, URL: http://info.lib.uh.edu/, Phone: 713-743-9750

Scope and Contents

Houston Heights is situated northwest of downtown Houston, Texas. This Collection contains records from the Houston Abstract Company, the Houston Title Guaranty Company, the Stewart Title Company, and the Southern Abstract and Title Company. This collection consists of 10 abstracts of title and deed for the property in the Heights district, in the city of Houston and Harris County, filed from 1896 to 1941.


Arrangement of Materials:

The collection is arranged chronologically by the date the property was registered with the state office of the Clerk of the County Court of Harris County, Texas.

Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access:

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Special Collections owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, obtaining permission to publish from copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections material in print or electronic form. For more information, consult the appropriate librarian. Reproduction decisions will be made by Special Collections staff on a case-by-case basis.


Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Genre/Form of Material:
Legal documents
Geographic Name:
Houston (Tex.) -- History
Houston Heights (Houston, Tex.)
Topical Term:
Real property -- Texas -- Houston

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation:

Houston Heights Abstract of Title, Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. To cite a specific item from this collection, please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting.


Detailed List of Contents

Box Folder
1 1 1924 January 31. William Wheeler, Harvey Wheeler, August Herder, Gus Herder, City of Houston - Lots 19-22, Houston Heights



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1 2 1924 February 23. Moritz Seydler, Emma Seydler, Calogero Marsalisi, City of Houston - Lots 19-22, Houston Heights



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1 3 1926 February 16. Dean J. Capp, Mary Jean Capp, John G. MacGregor, William Reuter, City of Houston - Lots 2, Houston Heights



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1 4 1927 August 29. Emma Seydler, Magaret Seydler, Moritz Seydler, City of Houston Lots 19-22, Block 240 Houston Heights



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1 5 1930 November 3. Calogero Marsalisi, Lucia Marsalisi, City of Houston - Lots 19-22, Block 240, Houston Heights



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1 6 1931 May 21. Ethel Alice Reuter, William Reuter, S.J. Humphry, Syble K. Humphry, City of Houston - Lots 1-2, Houston Heights



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1 7 1935 December 3. Ethel Alice Reuter, William Reuter, John G. MacGregor, Geo F. Kmiecik, Sallie Kmiecik, City of Houston - Lots 1-2, Block 205, Houston Heights



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1 8 1936 June 19. John G. MacGregor, F.E. Clark, Mabel A. MacGregor, Wallace C. MacGegor, City of Houston - Lot 1-2, Block 205,Houston Heights



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1 9 1941 November 17. Calogero Marsalisi, Lucia Marsalisi, City of Houston - Lots 19-22, Block 240, Houston Heights