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Land Patent

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

General Land Office - Indian Land Allotment, Jerome Saves Life, 1908 - 1908

 Series — Drawer MD 66
Identifier: ACC 2003-097:
Scope and Contents

This folder contains Land Allotment Patent 35361 issued to Jerome Saves Life, an Indian of the Standing Rock Sioux, for the following described land: the northwest quarter of Section 16 in Township 20 North, Range 24 East of the Black Hills Meridian.

Dates: 1908 - 1908

General Land Office - Land Patents, 1863 - 1964

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC H75-065-GOV:
Scope and Contents

This series includes various types of land patents issued to individuals in South Dakota. The patents are filed by county under the names of the people who were issued the documents. Also includes some correspondence between Will G. Robinson (South Dakota State Historical Society) and Kenneth Spire (BLM Montana Office) about the Bureau's holdings and early South Dakota land patents.

Dates: 1863 - 1964

General Land Office - Land Patents, 1890 - 1894

 Series — Box 3564 A
Identifier: ACC H76-020-GOV:
Scope and Contents

This series consists of five land grant deeds issued between 1890 and 1894 to Indians on the Yankton Sioux Reservation. Documents are signed by presidents Benjamin Harrison or Grover Cleveland and the secretaries and recorders of the General Land Office.

Dates: 1890 - 1894

General Land Office - Original Land Grants, 1887 - 1902

 Series — Box FB 241
Identifier: ACC 87-161:
Scope and Contents

This series consists of one folder of land grants to homesteaders showing legal land description, homestead certificate number, application number, and date of purchase. The homesteaders names are Rita Shilling, John P. Rodgers, George L. Plummer, Robert F. Jones, George E. Chapell, and Bertha M. Plummer. These records were donated to the Archives by a family member.

Dates: 1887 - 1902

Records Volumes on Microfilm, 1909 - 1991

Identifier: ACC 92-001:
Scope and Contents

This series contains 66 rolls of 35mm microfilm containing records from the Dewey County Treasurer, Clerk of Courts, and Register of Deeds. Records include deeds, mortgages, marriage certificates, military discharge papers, oil and gas leases, patents, probates, and judgment dockets. Rolls with ā€œCā€ numbers were filmed in 1959, and contain records filed at the courthouse from 1909 to 1955. The other rolls were filmed in 1991, and mostly contain records filed from 1955 to 1991.

Dates: 1909 - 1991