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Last updated on 2017/08/17

Southern Heavyweight Title
[Southeastern U.S.]

Charles Olsen 1906/01/24<  
Also defeats title claimant Shad Link on 06/03/07 in Asheville, NC (most likely non-title); still recognized as of 06/07/20 in Louisiana and 07/07/24 in N. Carolina.
Chris Pearson 1907/08/26 Asheville, NC
May be a non-title match, but Pearson claims the title after this match.
Tom Tompkins 1916<  
Bob Vogler 1916/05<  
Claims the title for having defeated Tompkins "recently" (Asheville Citizen-Times, Asheville, NC, 16/06/01); still champion as of 16/06/28.
Fritz Hansen 1917/11/03<  
Billed as champion in Asheville, NC; still/again champion in Wilimington, NC as of 22/03/24.
Frank McLaughlin 1923/04/07<  
Recognized in Danville, VA.
Tony Bernardi 1924/06<  
Billed as champion in Kingston, TN; said to have held the title for years.
Bull Martin 1930/09/30<  
Recognized in the Carolinas; still champion as of 31/01/15
Dick Lever 1931/05/10<  
Recognized in West Virginia (most likely other states as well); still champion in West Virginia as of 31/06/28 and Kansas as of 32/02/28.
Jack Ross 1932/06/27<  
Recognized in the southeastern states including West Virginia, Tennessee, and South Carolina; also holds the Light Heavyweight Title.
Jim Achlin 1933/02/22 Columbia, SC
Reported on a Kingston, TN paper on 33/02/24 as having defeated Ross "Wednesday night".
Jack Ross [2] 1933/05/02 Augusta, GA
Also recognized in Florida as of 36/01/21; continues to have multiple reigns in Georgia until 36.
Rube Wright 1936/04/13<  
Claims the title in North Carolina; still claims the title in Bluefield, WV as of 36/05/17.
Dick Powell 1936/10/26<  
Defends against Alan Eustace in Columbia, SC on 36/10/27; vacates the title due to ankle injury suffered on 37/03/31 in Columbia, SC.
Alan Eustace 1937/10/14<  
Cowboy Luttrall 1937/10 Augusta, GA *
"Two weeks ago" according to Bluefield Daily Telegraph (Bluefield, WV) on 37/11/12.
Legs Langevine 1938/03/22 Columbia, SC

* See NWA Southern Heavyweight Title.