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    Claimant Name: Purdum, John W.
    Claimant Name (Alternative):
    Claimant Gender: Male
    Claimant Race: Not available
    Address: Thedford, Thomas County, Nebraska
    Marital Status: Head
    Citizenship: Native
    Age: 49
    Country of Origin or State of Birth: Missouri
    Application Number: 15385
    Application Date: 1889-11-19
    Application Land Office: North Platte, Nebraska
    Witness 1: Walters, William M.
    Witness 1 (Alternative):
    Witness 2: Cronin, Bartholomew
    Witness 2 (Alternative):
    Final Certificate Number: 685
    Final Certificate Application Date: 1895-11-18
    Legal Description: W2 SE4 and NE4 SE4 Sec.6; NW4 SW4
    Section: 6; 5
    Township: 23N
    Range: 29W
    Principal Meridian: 6th
    Acres: 160
    Final Certificate Approval Date: 1896-01-25
    Clerk: Gregory, C. S.
    Land Office Location: Broken Bow, Nebraska
    Division: C
    Patented Date: 1896-02-13
    Patented Status: Approved

Initial Documents

    Receiver's Receipt(s)

Final Application Type

    Pre-emption and Commutation Proof

Final Documents

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

Characters of the Land