A Guide to the John Caughon Deed, 1837
A citizen of the Republic of Texas, John Caughon held land in Lorenzo de Zavala’s colony in San Augustine County, which he sold in 1837.
The John Caughon Deed, 1837, is an original deed of conveyance, transferring land in Zavala’s Colony in San Augustine County, Texas, from John Caughon to David Brown. The deed contains signatures of Caughon, Brown, two witnesses, a county judge, and a deputy county clerk.
This collection is open for research use.
John Caughon Deed, 1837, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
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