Claimant Name: Heirs of Hale, Philander
    Claimant Name (Alternative): Moore, Joshua C., Administrator
    Claimant Name (Alternative): Moore, J. C.
    Claimant Name (Alternative): Chapin, John M., heir of Hale, Philander
    Claimant Name (Alternative): Hale, Philander, deceased
    Claimant Gender: Male
    Claimant Race: Not available
    Address: Broken Bow, Custer County, Nebraska
    Marital Status: Not available
    Citizenship: Native
    Age: 42
    Country of Origin or State of Birth: Illinois
    Application Number: 17145
    Application Date: 1887-03-05
    Application Land Office: Grand Island, Nebraska
    Witness 1: Currah, James
    Witness 1 (Alternative):
    Witness 2: King, James L.
    Witness 2 (Alternative):
    Witness 3: Vannice, Wesley
    Witness 3 (Alternative): Vanice, Wesley
    Final Certificate Number: 625
    Final Certificate Application Date: 1895-03-29
    Legal Description: N2 NW4
    Section: 31
    Township: 17N
    Range: 20W
    Principal Meridian: 6th
    Acres: 79.26
    Final Certificate Approval Date: 1896-06-25
    Clerk: J. W. A. and J. F. P,
    Land Office Location: Broken Bow, Nebraska
    Division: C
    Patented Date: 1896-07-06
    Patented Status: Approved

Initial Documents

    Receiver's Receipt(s)

Final Application Type

    Homestead Proof

Final Documents

    Proof of Publication with Newspaper Clipping
    Certificate as to Posting Notice
    Final Certificate
    Final Affidavit
    Receiver's Receipt(s)

Characters of the Land