THIRD LAND LOTTERY - ALSO KNOWN AS THE 1820 LOTTERY



AUTHORITY       (Act of December 15, 1818
                 Act of December 21, 1819)

COUNTIES        Appling         13 Districts (1 thru 13)
                Early           26 Districts (1 thru 23; 26 thru 28)
                Gwinnett         3 Districts (5 thru 7)
                Habersham       10 Districts (1 thru 6; 10 thru 13)
                Hall             5 Districts (8 thru 12)
                Irwin           16 Districts (1 thru 16)
                Rabun            5 Districts (1 thru 5)
                Walton           4 Districts (1 thru 4)

                Appling         490 Acres               4620 feet square
                Early           250  "                  3300  "     "
                Gwinnett        250  "                  3300  "     "
                Habersham
                   (Dist. 1-4); 10-12  250 acres        3300  "     "
                   (Dist. 5-6);        490 acres        4620  "     "
                Hall            250 acres               3300  "     "
                Irwin           490  "                  4620  "     "
                Rabun           
                   (Dist. 1; 3-5       490 acres        4620  "     "
                   (Dist. 2            250   "          3300  "     "
                Walton          250 acres               3300  "     "

GRANT FEE       $18.00 per Land Lot, either size

PERSONS ENTITLED TO DRAW:
                Bachelor, 18 years or over, three year
                residence of Ga., citizen of United States              1 draw

                Soldier of Indian War, residence in Georgia
                during or since military service                        1 draw

                Invalid or indigent officer or soldier in
                Revolutionary Army or War of 1812                       2 draws

                Married man, with wife and/or minor son
                under 18 and/or unmarried daughter 3 years
                residence in Ga., citizen of United States              2 draws

                Widow, three year residence in Georgia                  1 draw

                Widow, husband killed in Revolution or War of 1812 or
                Indian Wars, three year residence in Georgia            2 draws

                Family of minor orphans, father dead, mother
                living three year residence in Georgia                  1 draw

                Family of three or more minor orphans, father
                and mother both dead, three year residence in
                Georgia                                                 2 draws

                Family of one or two minor orphans, father and
                mother both dead, three year residence in Georgia       1 draw

                Minor orphan, father killed in Revolution or War of
                1812 or Indian Wars, three year residence in Georgia    2 draws

                Minor orphans, father dead, three year residence in
                Georgia                                                 1 draw

                Invalid or indigent officer or soldier in Revolutionary
                Army who had been fortunate drawer in either previous
                Lottery                                                 1 draw

PERSONS EXCLUDED
                Any fortunate drawer in either of two previous Land
                Lotteries

NOTE:           The oral oath to be made by an invalid or indigent veteran of the
                Revolutionary War or by a veteran of the Indian War did not re-
                quire a detailed statement of his service.  The oral oath to be
                made by a married man, bachelor, widow, spinster or guardian of
                orphans did not require a detailed statement as to kinship, an-
                cestry or descent.  If, by chance, any such oath may have been
                written or transcribed, it could be found only in the minutes
                of the Inferior Court of the County where made.


MILITIA LOT DISTRICT # SECT COUNTY FRANKLIN CO HEARN, JOSHUA ATTAWAYS 334 10 EARLY HEARN, JACOB ATTAWAYS 53 26 EARLY HEARN, STEPHEN ATTAWAYS 200 27 EARLY JASPER CO HEARN, JOHN KENNEDYS 111 2 WALTON HEARN, ISAAC NORTHENS 140 2 IRWIN HEARN, WILLIAM SR CENTELLS 162 1 APPLING HEARN, GEORGE KENNEDYS 194 17 EARLY HEARN, ISAAC NORTHCUTS 341 18 EARLY MORGAN CO HEARN, FRANCIS S MCLENDONS 52 13 IRWIN HEARN, WILLIAM KNIGHTS 65 9 IRWIN PUTNAM CO HEARN, JONATHAN BERRYS 213 1 EARLY HEARN, JOSHUA BROOKS 168 8 EARLY HEARN, ELIJAH ROBERTSONS 284 9 IRWIN HEARN, JONATHAN BERRYS 64 2 RABUN