Claimant Name: Cross, Lemuel J. and Cross, Sarah E., minor orphan children
    Claimant Name (Alternative): Hirsch, Martha E., Guardian
    Claimant Name (Alternative): Cross, Lemuel deceased
    Claimant Gender: Female
    Claimant Race: Not available
    Address: Kent, Loup County, Nebraska
    Marital Status: Head
    Citizenship: Native
    Age: 60
    Country of Origin or State of Birth: Pennsylvania
    Application Number: 17609
    Application Date: 1888-05-08
    Application Land Office: Grand Island, Nebraska
    Witness 1: Leach, Edward P.
    Witness 1 (Alternative): Leach, E. P.
    Witness 2: Gibson, George W.
    Witness 2 (Alternative):
    Final Certificate Number: 698
    Final Certificate Application Date: 1896-01-14
    Legal Description: SW4
    Section: 11
    Township: 20N
    Range: 18W
    Principal Meridian: 6th
    Acres: 160
    Final Certificate Approval Date: 1897-02-24
    Clerk: C. S. M.
    Land Office Location: Broken Bow, Nebraska
    Division: C
    Patented Date: 1897-04-06
    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 of Notice
    Final Certificate
    Final Affidavit
    Receiver's Receipt(s)
    Records of Military Service

Characters of the Land