June 19, 1868 Letitia Carson Certificate of Homestead

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Title

June 19, 1868 Letitia Carson Certificate of Homestead

Description

This document is the certificate awarding Letitia Carson ownership of the plot she settled on and then cultivated for five years in accordance with the Homestead Act of 1862. Created by the Land Office at Roseburg, Oregon, this certificate says that Letitia has paid in full for her land, includes the coordinates, and then is signed by both Letitia Carson and John Kelly, Register of the Land Office on June 19th, 1868.

Creator

Land Office at Roseburg, Oregon

Source

Oregon State Archives

Publisher

LCLP

Date

1868-06-19

Contributor

Bob Zybach

Rights

No Copyright, Public Domain

Relation

This document is related to a series of Homestead Act documents Letitia filed titled, "18630617 Letitia Carson Homestead application"
"18630617 Letitia Carson Receipt for Homestead Act filing fee of 11.92 dollars"
"18630617 Letitia Carson Affidavit with Homestead application" "18680619 Final Receiver Receipt"
"18680619 Letitia Carson Proof of required land improvements for Homestead describes home built"
"18680619 Homestead Affidavit"
"18680619 Letitia Carson Affidavit to certify Homestead"

Format

JPEG image

Language

English

Type

Legal Document

Coverage

Letitia Carson Homestead, Douglas County Oregon

Citation

Land Office at Roseburg, Oregon , “June 19, 1868 Letitia Carson Certificate of Homestead,” Letitia Carson Legacy Project, accessed August 15, 2022, https://letitiacarson.omeka.net/items/show/80.

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