Claimant Name: Story, Orvel
    Claimant Name (Alternative):
    Claimant Gender: Male
    Claimant Race: Not available
    Address: Somerford, Custer County, Nebraska
    Marital Status: Head
    Citizenship: Native
    Application Number: 17863
    Application Date: 1889-06-05
    Application Land Office: Grand Island, Nebraska
    Witness 1: Ferris, William
    Witness 1 (Alternative):
    Witness 2: Wittemyer, John
    Witness 2 (Alternative):
    Final Certificate Number: 187
    Final Certificate Application Date: 1891-12-01
    Legal Description: S2 SW4 and NE4 SW4
    Section: 5
    Township: 18N
    Range: 18W
    Principal Meridian: 6th
    Acres: 120
    Final Certificate Approval Date: 1892-03-26
    Clerk: Gregery, C. S.
    Land Office Location: Broken Bow, Nebraska
    Division: C
    Patented Date: 1892-04-09
    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)

Characters of the Land