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    Claimant Name: Westcott, Matilda F.
    Claimant Name (Alternative): Wescott, Matilda F.
    Claimant Gender: Female
    Claimant Race: Not available
    Address: Wescott, Custer County, Nebraska
    Marital Status: Head
    Citizenship: Native
    Age: 68
    Country of Origin or State of Birth: New York
    Application Number: 17261
    Application Date: 1887-05-04
    Application Land Office: Grand Island, Nebraska
    Witness 1: Gibbons, Edward C.
    Witness 1 (Alternative):
    Witness 2: Comstock, William H.
    Witness 2 (Alternative):
    Final Certificate Number: 510
    Final Certificate Application Date: 1894-04-07
    Legal Description: W2 SW4 and SE4 SW4
    Section: 22
    Township: 18N
    Range: 17W
    Principal Meridian: 6th
    Acres: 120
    Final Certificate Approval Date: 1894-11-12
    Clerk: M. B. C.
    Land Office Location: Broken Bow, Nebraska
    Division: C
    Patented Date: 1895-01-11
    Patented Status: Approved

Initial Documents

    Receiver's Receipt(s)

Final Application Type

    Homestead Proof

Final Documents

    Proof of Publication with Newspaper Clipping
    Final Certificate
    Final Affidavit
    Receiver's Receipt(s)

Characters of the Land