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Subject: Re: [TMG] Source Help
Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2003 15:44:35 EDT
In a message dated 8/29/2003 11:48:16 AM Pacific Standard Time,
<<Patt, here is what I have for Homestead file source, the following for my
Samuel Kingdon: (He was 78 when he began to homestead!)
Source Type: Land Patent, Federal
Title: GLO Land Patent Report, Kingdon Homestead
Record Type: Homestead case file
Agency: Ironton MO Land Office
Subject: Samuel D. Kingdon Sr.
Location: near South Fork MO
File Number: 5413
Application Number: 10125
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Repository Address: Washington, District of Columbia>>
For the location would I put N2 NW4 & W2 NE4 S20 T13S R7W or the application
says he paid taxes at Lincoln Co KS?
Is the file number the final receipt number?
I have no idea about the original repository. Are all the records at the
archvive in Washington or could my mother have gotten them from some office in
Thanks so much for the help
FF: [RECORD TYPE]< of [SUBJECT]>, certificate #[FILE NUMBER]<, application
#[APPLICATION NUMBER]><, [CD1]>;< located [LOCATION],>< [AGENCY]>;< BLM
reference #[VOLUME];> [REPOSITORY], [REPOSITORY ADDRESS]<, [CD2]>.
SF: [RECORD TYPE]< of [SUBJECT]>, certificate #[FILE NUMBER]<; [CD1]>.
Bib: [REPOSITORY ADDRESS], [REPOSITORY].
Here's how the above looks in Endnotes:
33 Homestead case file of Samuel D. Kingdon Sr., certificate #5413,
application #10125, Patent MO4370_.381; located near South Fork MO, Ironton
Land Office; BLM reference #MO4370_381; National Archives and Records
Administration, Washington, District of Columbia.
34 Ibid., final patent.