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    Claimant Name: Collier, William
    Claimant Name (Alternative):
    Claimant Gender: Male
    Claimant Race: Not available
    Address: Westerville, Custer County, Nebraska
    Marital Status: Unmarried
    Citizenship: Natural
    Age: 28
    Country of Origin or State of Birth: Scotland
    Application Number: 16568
    Application Date: 1886-02-16
    Application Land Office: Grand Island, Nebraska
    Witness 1: Stone, Henry
    Witness 1 (Alternative):
    Witness 2: Gusner, Henry J.
    Witness 2 (Alternative):
    Final Certificate Number: 250
    Final Certificate Application Date: 1892-06-06
    Legal Description: NW4 NE4, N2 SW4, and SW4 NW4
    Section: 20
    Township: 17N
    Range: 17W
    Principal Meridian: 6th
    Acres: 160
    Final Certificate Approval Date: 1892-08-13
    Clerk: Norton, H. A.
    Land Office Location: Broken Bow, Nebraska
    Division: C
    Patented Date: 1892-08-27
    Patented Status: Approved

Initial Documents

    Declaration of Intention to Become a Citizen
    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)
    Certificate of Citizenship

Characters of the Land