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Patent Type:  Homestead
Claimant: Mary E.  (Miller)  Gerlits
Buried: 
Forest Cemetery, Toledo, OH
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Land Office: McCook
Application
536
4/21/1884
Occupied Date
5/10/1884
Final Certificate
1888
2/12/1891

Legal Description
SW¼ of Sec 27 T8N R27W in Frontier county, Nebraska  (160 Acres)
All information below from testimony taken at final filing

Where Born
Indiana
Age
25
Post Office
Moorefield

Marital Status
Widow
Children
2

House
sod  18x28

Notes
Claimant was John W. Gerlits who was deceased (11/27/1890) before final proof. Filed by Mary E. (Miller) Gerlits, his widow, married 6/23/1887 at Stockville.

Witness
Joshua Palmer
Age
43
Post Office
Moorefield
John R. Andrew 37 Moorefield
William E. Palmer Moorefield
Elihu L. Howard Moorefield

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R27W
T8N
Moorefield Precinct
Frontier County

27
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Notice of filing published in
Frontier County Faber

Affiant
C. A. Warner
Editor




County Plat Publication Dates: Lincoln—1907; Dawson—1904; Frontier—1905

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