Please see Key below Map for descriptions

BLOCK 1
Lot 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5-Albert G. Foster 
Lot 6-Williams Smothers
Lot 7- Thomas Simons & Son
Lot 8-Murchison Lodge/Peter McDermott 


BLOCK 2
Lot 1-Dr. M.B. Bennett

Lot 2- A. W. Hicks
Lot 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8-A.W. Hicks 

BLOCK 3
Lot 1 – 8-A.W. Hicks Hotel & Tavern
Lot 1 & 3-William Smothers

*While the B/207 deed states that the entire eight lots in Block 3 were reserved for Hicks, William Smothers had previously purchased Lot 1 & 3 in Block 3 via deed B/44.

BLOCK 4

Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly,  Dec 1853

BLOCK 5
Lot 1, 2, 4, & 7-Albert G. Foster

*Note: While the B/207 deed states that Lot 7 in Block 5 was reserved for A.G. Foster, Lot 7 was the location of the Collatinus Ballard store.
Lot 3-Dorothy McDonald
Lot 5-Collatinus Ballard
Lot 6 & 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

Lot 7-Collatinus Ballard

BLOCK 6

Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County, Lavaca County Courthouse

BLOCK 7
​Lot 2 & 4- Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853
Lot 1 & 3-John R. Whited/Collatinus Ballard
Lot 5 & 7 & W ½ Lot 6 & 8-John R. Whited/Charles C. Dibrell

E ½ Lot 6 & 8-Unknown Owner
BLOCK 8
Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

BLOCK 9
Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

BLOCK 10​
Lot 1 – 6 & 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853
Lot 7-Josiah Dowling 

BLOCK 11
Lot 1, 2, 5 - 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853
Lot 3 & 4- Thomas H. Hawks/William Tate

* Note: While the Lavaca County deed B/400 states that Hawks sold Block 11 Lot 3 & 4, no deed has been located to document how Hawks received the property.

BLOCK 12
Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

BLOCK 13
Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

BLOCK 14
Lot 2 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853
Lot 1-Lavaca County Jail


BLOCK 15
Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

BLOCK 16
Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

BLOCK 17
Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

BLOCK 18
Lot 2, 4, 6 & 8 &Block 22Lot 1, 3, 5 & 7- Alma Male & Female Institute


BLOCK 19
Lot 1 – 8- Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

BLOCK 20
Lot 1 – 8-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853/Masonic College


FRACTIONAL BLOCK 1
Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

FRACTIONAL BLOCK 2 
Lot 2 & 3-A.G. Foster/L.T. Harris/Collatinus Ballard

FRACTIONAL BLOCK 3
Lot 4 & 5- Peter McDermott/Dr. Nathaniel Chambliss


FRACTIONAL BLOCK 4 
Lot 6 & 7-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853

FRACTIONAL BLOCK 5 
Lot 8 & 9-Lavaca County to Dowling and Kelly, Dec 1853/Wilson Brooks



1853

Lots colored RED indicate lots given to Josiah Dowling and John W. Kelly by Lavaca County   C/30


Lots colored Red Striped reserved from Deed to other individuals


Lots colored Red Striped with another color are contested lots


Lots colored PURPLE are unknown owner at this time


Lots colored ORANGE remained property of Lavaca County


Lots colored YELLOW indicate ownership Jan - Dec 1853


Lots Colored GREEN - 1846-1850

Lots Colored BLUE - 1851-June 1852

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