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    Claimant Name: Kates, William H.
    Claimant Name (Alternative):
    Claimant Gender: Male
    Claimant Race: Not available
    Address: Wescott, Custer County, Nebraska
    Marital Status: Head
    Citizenship: Native
    Age: 65
    Country of Origin or State of Birth: New Jersey
    Application Number: 17763
    Application Date: 1889-01-02
    Application Land Office: Grand Island, Nebraska
    Witness 1: Ducker, William
    Witness 1 (Alternative): Ducker, Wm.
    Witness 2: Wagner, Saml
    Witness 2 (Alternative): Wagner, Sam'l
    Final Certificate Number: 308
    Final Certificate Application Date: 1892-10-24
    Legal Description: Lot 2
    Section: 14
    Township: 18N
    Range: 17W
    Principal Meridian: 6th
    Acres: 33.40
    Final Certificate Approval Date: 1893-09-06
    Clerk: Norton, H. A.
    Land Office Location: Broken Bow, Nebraska
    Division: C
    Patented Date: 1893-09-28
    Patented Status: Approved

Initial Documents

    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)
    Records of Military Service

Characters of the Land