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John Baylis Homestead Certificate

 Collection — Case: MC1/D4, Folder: 1
Identifier: M82
Scope and Contents Homestead certificate issued to John M. Baylis signed by President Chester A. Arthur, December 30, 1884.
Dates: 1884

Choctaw Indian Land Transfer

Identifier: M201
Abstract Certificate transferring title to 320 acres of land originally acquired by a Choctaw Indian Land Grant to five individuals.
Dates: July 26, 1897

United States....Land Patent-Alabama, 1821

Identifier: M142
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one United States Land Patent dated February 23, 1821. It provides clear title to 160 acres of land in Washington County in the present state of Alabama for Bookajah Smith, assignee of James P. Hainsworth. The land sale was handled in the St. Stephens Land Office at Fort St. Stephens, Alabama.

This document contains the signature of President James Monroe and of Joseph Meigs, Commissioner of the General Land Office.
Dates: February 23, 1821

United States....Land Patent-Mississippi, 1841

Identifier: M164
Abstract For 40 acres of land in Covington County, Mississippi.
Dates: January 5, 1841

United States....Land Patent-Mississippi, 1841

Identifier: M83
Abstract For 483 acres of land in Scott County, Mississippi.
Dates: February 27, 1841

United States...Land Patents-Alabama, 1837; Mississippi, 1841

Identifier: M143
Abstract Patents for land in Alabama and Mississippi.
Dates: Majority of material found within March 20, 1837; March 30, 1837; and January 5, 1841

United States Department of Interior Land Office Photostat

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: M74
Scope and Contents Photostat of letter from Fred W. Collins, Register, to Alexander E. Bass of Bassfield, Mississippi concerning the charter of the village of Bassfield, dated February 16, 1905.
Dates: 1905