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Belk, Elbert M.

Berryhill, Mary A.

Burlason, Malachiah

Cantrell, Robert M.

Cochran, James

Cook, James J.

Davis, Gardner

Duke, George

Frederick, David M.

Frederick, Nathaniel

Harris, James T.

Hardin, Joab B.

Evans, Wm. M.

Franks, Robert

Franks, John S.

Hollingshead, James

Kelly, Andrew

Legrone, Nellie

Lewis, Jesse C.

Lindsey, William C.

Logan, David

Loveless, Benj.

Markham, William H.

McCollough, John L.

McGough, Richard L.  

Norris, John G.

Otts, John F.

Shaw, John

Tesney, William L.

Weeks, Charles

     

BELK, ELBERT M.

LEWIS, JESSE C.

Land Office at Huntsville Alabama, March 13th 1895 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settlers have filed notice of their intention to make final proof in support of their claims, and that said proofs will be made before the probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton Alabama on April 26th 1895 viz: ELBERT M. BELK, for adjoining farm Homestead entry No. 19,367 for the SW ¼ SE ¼ Sec 22 T 10 S R 14 West -   He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: JESSE C. LEWIS, HENRY E. MIXON, WILLIAM SANDERSON, JASPER N. SANDERSON, all of Hamilton, Ala., - And JESSE C. LEWIS for adjoining farm Homestead entry No. 18742 for the N ½ NE ¼ Sec 17 and SW ¼ SE ¼ Sec 8 T 10 R 13 West - He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: WILLIAM C. CARTER, WILLIAM C. HOWELL, DANIEL M. CRTER, ELBERT M. BELK, all of Hamilton, Ala. - JESSE W. ELLIS, Register

LEGRONE, NELLIE

Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama, April 16th 1895 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of her intention to make final proof in support of her claim, and that said proof will be made before the probate Judge on Marion county at Hamilton Ala on May 31st, 1895, viz: NELLIE LEGRONE, Homestead Entry No. 23,619 for the SW ¼ NE ¼ and NW ¼ SE ¼ Sec 5 T 12 South R 12 West. She names the following witnesses to prove her continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: THOMAS W. FISHER, JOHN CONNER, of Pearce’s Mills, Ala, and DAVID H. PEARCE, JAMES J WESLEY, of Twin, ala. JESSE W. ELLIS, Register

BERRYHILL, MARY A.

NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION - Land Office at Huntsville, Ala. - April 29th, 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County Ala. at Hamilton, Ala on June 24th, 1887, viz: Hd No. 4062 MARY A. BERRYHILL  for the SW ¼ of SE ¼ and SE ¼ of SW ¼ Sec 3 T 13 R 11 West. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: GEORGE S. TUCKER, THOMAS HARPER, M. J. TUCKER, and I. C. BEASLEY, all of Texas, Ala. - FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion Herald, May 5, 1887 - pg 4)

BURLASON, MALACHIAH

NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION - Land office at Huntsville, Ala. - August 5th 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settlers have file notice of their intention to make final proof in support of their claims, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion county, Alabama at Hamilton, Ala. on September 26th 1887. Hd No. 9077 MALACHIAH BURLASON for the SW ¼ of NE ¼ and NW ¼ of SE ¼ Sec 20 T 10 R 12 West. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: W. R. H. LODEN of Hamilton post office, JAMES C. WEATHERLY Chalk Bluff, EPHRAM W. ARMSTRONG and THOMAS BURLASON of Pearce's Mills, Ala FRANK COLEMAN, Register 

COOK, JAMES J.

LOVELESS, BENJAMIN

Land Office at Huntsville Alabama, December 11, 1894 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settlers have filed notice of their intention to make final proof in support of their claims, and that said proofs will be made before the probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton Alabama on January 26th 1895 viz: JAMES J. COOK for Homestead Entry No. 17,818 for the S ½ of SW ¼ Sec 12 and N ½ of NW ¼ Sec 13 TP 10 S R 12 W - He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz; JAMES N. BURLESON, DAVID M. CARR, BENJAMIN LOVELESS and BARTON LOVELESS, all of Ireland Hill, PO Ala. Also BENJAMIN LOVELESS, for Homestead Entry NO. 17,590 for the W ½ of SE ¼ NE ¼ SW ¼ Sec 8 and NW ¼ of NE ¼ Sec 17 TP 10 S R 11 W He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: NEWTON N. DONALDSON, of Haleyville PO ala. JAMES J. COOK, DAVID M. CARR and JAMES N. BURLESON, all of Ireland Hill PO Ala. JESSE W. ELLIS, Register

DAVIS, GARDNER K.

DUKE, GEORGE W.

CONSOLIDATED NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION - Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama, December 3, 1894 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settlers have filed notice of their intention to make final proof in support of their claims and that said proofs will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion Co. at Hamilton, Ala. on January 19th 1895. Viz: GARDNER K. DAVIS, for Homestead Entry No. 17,907 for the S ½ of SW ¼ and NE ¼ of SW ¼ and SE ¼ of N W ¼ Sec 4 TP 9 R 13 W. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon, and cultivation of said land, viz: BENJAMIN S. HODGES, JAMES W. HODGES, MADISON M. OZBIRN, and LAFAYETTE L. LAWLER, all of Hodges PO Ala., Also GEORGE W. DUKE, for Homestead Entry No. 19,419 for E ½ of NW ¼ and NW ¼ of NW ¼ Sec 25 TP 11 R 15 West. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: JAMES R. JEFFREYS, JOHN B. LEWIS, JACOB JEFFREYS and HENRY RYE, all of Barnesville P O Ala. JESSE W. ELLIS, Register (Hamilton News Press, January 2, 1895)

SHAW, JOHN A.

Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama - February 21st 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton, Alabama on April 14th 1887, viz: Hd. No. 12799, JOHN A. SHAW, for the NW ¼ of SE ¼ and NE ¼ of SW ¼ and E ½ of SE ¼ Sec 29 T 12 R 13 West. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: ADRON B. NORTHCUTT, JAMES A. NORTHCUTT, JOSEPH WYLIE, and J. A. GANN, all of Caudle, Marion County, Alabama.  - FRANK COLEMAN, Register   - (Marion Herald, Arril 5, 1887 - pg 1)

MCCOLLOUGH, JOHN L.

Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama - February 21st 1887 Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton, Alabama on April 14th 1887, viz: Hd. No 3930 JOHN L. MCCOLLOUGH for the W ½ of NW ¼ Sec 29 T 9 R 11 West.  He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: JOHN G. NORRIS, WILLIAM BULL, PETER R. CLEMENTS and HARRISON MORGAN, all of Allen's Factory, Alabama   FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion Herald, April 5, 1887 - pg 1)

CANTRELL, ROBERT M.

Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama - February 21st 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton, Alabama on April 15th 1887, viz: Hd. No. 9777 ROBERT M. CANTRELL, for the NW ¼ of SW ¼ Sec 2 and NE ¼ of SE ¼ Sec 3 T R 14 West   He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: MARION JOHNSON, CALVIN JOHNSON, GEORGE WILLET and HENRY MCCLAIN, all of Pikeville, Marion County, Alabama. - FRANK COLEMAN, Register - (Marion County Herald, April 5, 1887 - pg 1)

NORRIS, JOHN G.

Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama - February 25, 1887- Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton, Alabama on April 14th 1887, viz: Hd. No. 11528 JOHN G. NORRIS, for the W ¼ of NE ¼ Sec 25 and SW ¼ of SE ¼ Sec 24 T 9 R 12 West.  He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: JOHN WILSON, GIDEON J. FREDERICK, HARRISON MORGAN and JABUS NEALY, all of Allen's factory, Alabama.  - FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion County Herald, April 5, 1887 - pg 1)

MCGOUGH, RICHARD L.

Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama  - February 25, 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton, Alabama on April 18th 1887, viz: Hd. No. 13096 RICHARD L. MCGOUGH, for the S ½ of SE ¼ Sec 24 and N ½ of NE ½ Sec 25 T 12 R 12 West.  He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: WOODRUFF MILES, WILLIAM WOFFORD, E L. HUDSON and GARRETT DODD, all of Goldmine, Alabama.  - FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion County Herald, APril 5, 1887 - pg 1)

HARRIS, JAMES T.

NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION - Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama, December 20th, 1894 -Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton, Alabama on February 6th 1895, viz: JAMES T. HARRIS for Homestead Entry NO. 23,550, for the NW ¼ Sec 20 T 9 R 13 West. - He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: JOSEPH A. BISHOP, THOMAS R. H. BISHOP, WILLIAM D. PURSER, and PERRY CANTRELL all of Hamilton PO Alabama. - JESSE W. ELLIS, Register (Hamilton News Press, Jan 2, 1895)

MARKHAM, WILLIAM H.

Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama - February 5th, 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton, Alabama on March 22nd, 1887, viz: Adjoining Farm Hd. No. 4823, WILLIAM H. MARKHAM, for the SW ¼ of NE ¼ and SE ½ of NW ¼ Sec 11 T 13 R 13 West.  He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: JAMES C. BOLIN, DON ADKINS and JOHN W. HUGHES, of Ur, Alabama and JAMES A. MCGOWAN of Caudle, Ala.   FRANK COLEMAN, Register - (Marion County Herald, APril 5, 1887 - pg 4)

HOLLINGSHEAD, JAMES M.

Land Office at Huntsville Alabama, November 24th 1894 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton Alabama on January 5th 1895 viz: JAMES M. HOLLINGSHEAD for Homestead Entry No. 22,008 for W ½ of SW ¼ and W ½ of NW ¼ Sec 2 TP 9 S R 13 W. - He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz; JAMES H. FREDERICK and JASPER P. JONES, of Hackleburgh P O Alabama, JAMES M. HODGES and LAFAYETTE L. LAWLER of Hodges PO Ala. JESSE W. ELLIS, Register

FRANKS, ROBERT

Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama - April 4th, 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton, Alabama on June 4th 1887, viz: Homestead No. 11738 ROBERT FRANKS, for S ½ of SE ¼ Sec 8 and NW ¼ of NW ¼ Sec 17 T 12 R 12 West. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: JAMES A. BURLASON, GEORGA MCCALEB, ANDREW J. WESTBROOKS, and DAVID PEARCE, all of Pearce's Mills, Ala. - FRANK COLEMAN, Register - (Marion Herald, April 12, pg 4)

LOGAN, DAVID

Land Office at Huntsville, Ala. - April 20th, 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County, Alabama, at Hamilton, Ala. on June 3rd, 1887, viz: Homestead No. 10,036 DAVID LOGAN, for the NW ¼ of NE ¼ and NE ¼ of NW ¼ Sec 23 T 12 R 13 West.   He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: WILLIAM J. SHAW, LARKIN W. WILLIAMS, NEWTON FRANKS, and GEORGE MAY, all of Pikeville, Ala. FRANK COLEMAN, Register - (Marion Herald, April 26, 1887 - pg 4)

OTTS, JOHN F.

NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION - Land Office at Huntsville, Ala. - April 20th, 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County, Alabama, at Hamilton, Ala. on June 3rd, 1887, viz: Homestead No. 10677, JOHN F. OTTS, for the NW ¼ of NE ¼ and NE ¼ of NW ¼ Sec 15 T 12 R 13 West. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: W. J. SHAW, I. --- WILLIAMS, NEWTON FRNAKS, and GEORGE MAY, all of Pikeville, Ala. FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion Herald, May 19, 1887 - pg 1)

HARDIN, JOAB B.

NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION - Land Office at Huntsville, Ala. - May 12, 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County Ala. at Hamilton Ala. on July 2nd, 1887, viz: H. NO. 10904 JOAB B. HARDIN for the W ½ of SW ¼ Sec 12 & SE ¼ of SE ¼ Sec 11 and NE ¼ of NE ¼ Sec 14 T 12 R 14 W. - He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: WILLIAM M. MCKAY, PINKNEY FELKINS, BARNEY MCKAY and ROBERT M. CANTRELL, all of Pikeville, Alabama. - FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion Herald, May 19, 1887 - pg 1)

FRANKS, JOHN S.

NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION - Land Office at Huntsville, Alabama - April 4th, 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settlers has filed notice of their intention to make final proof in support of their claims, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton, Alabama on June 4th 1887, viz: Homestead No. 11738 ROBERT FRANKS, for S ½ of SE ¼ Sec 18 T12 R 12 West. and Hd. NO. 11739 JOHN S. FRANKS, for the SW ¼ of SW sec 8 and NW ¼ of NW ¼ Sec 17 T 12 R 12 West. They name the following witnesses to prove their continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: JAMES A. BURLASON, GEORGE MCCALEB, ANDREW J. WESTBROOKS, and DAVID PEARCE, all of Pearce's Mills, Ala. FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion Herald, May 19, 1887 - pg 1)

COCHRAN, JAMES M.

NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION - Land Office at Huntsville, Ala. - June 8th 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion County, Alabama at Hamilton, Ala on July 25th 1887, viz: Hd. No. 6925 JAMES M. COCHRAN, for the W ½ of NW ¼ and NW ¼ of SW ¼ Sec 30 T 9 R 12 West. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: DAVID MITCHELL, WILLIAM E. TYRE, B. PETERSON and ARCHEY VANCE, all of Chalk Bluff, Ala. FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion Herald, June 16, 1887 - pg 4)

FREDERICK, NATHANIEL H.

KELLY, ANDREW J.

CONSOLIDATED NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION - Land office at Huntsville, Ala. June 20th 1887 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler shave filed notice of their intention to make final proof in support of heir claims and that said proof will be made before the probate Judge of Marion County, Alabama at Hamilton, Ala on August 6th 1887, viz: No. 12681 NATHANIEL H. FREDERICK for the N ½ of NW ¼ Sec 15 and S ½ of SW ¼ Sec 10 T 9 R 12 West. NO. 9953 ANDREW J. KELLY for the SW ¼ of SE ¼ Sec 1 T 11 R 13 W. They name the following witnesses to prove their continuous residence upon, and cultivation of said land, viz: ANDERSON H. BURLASON, of Pikeville, Ala., ROBERT S. MOBLEY, EPHRAIM F. THOMPSON and JAMES P. PEARCE, all of Pearce's Mills, Ala, J. C. KENEDY, R. S. KENEDY, ELIJAH NIX, and WILLIAM BALL, all of Hackleburg, Alabama FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion Herald, June 30, 1887 - pg 4)

FREDERICK, DAVID M.

LINDSEY, WILLIAM C.

Land Office at Huntsville Alabama, January 25, 1895 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settlers have filed notice of their intention to make final proof in support of their claims, and that said proofs will be made before the probate Judge of Marion County at Hamilton Alabama on March 16th 1895 viz: DAVID M. FREDERICK for Homestead Entry No. 22,000 for the W ½ NE ¼ Sec 10 T 9 South R 13 West - He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: WILLIAM C. LINDSEY, WINSTON D. STIDHAM, PERRY N. GREEN, LAFAYETTE L. LAWLER, all of Hackleburgh, Ala. Also WILLIAM C. LINDSEY for Homestead Entry No. 17,719 for the N ½ SW ¼ and W ½ SE ¼ Sec 1 T 9 South R 13 West. He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: DAVID M. FREDERICK, WINSTON D. STIDHAM, JAMES H. FREDERICK, WILLIAM C. MILER, all of Hackleburgh, Ala. JESSE W. ELLIS, Register (Hamilton News Press, January 31, 1895)

TESNEY, WILLIAM L.

Land Office at Huntsville, Ala, January 14, 1895 - Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion county, at Hamilton, Ala., on March 2nd 1895, viz: WILLIAM L. TESNEY Homestead Entry No. 16,943 for the E ½ NE ¼ Sec 11 and W ½ NW ¼ Sec 12 T 11 R 13 West - He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: GEORGE M. NELSON, DAVID C. MCCRACKEN, GEORGE C. MCCRACKEN, ANDREW J. KELLEY, SR., all of Pearce's Mills, Alabama. JESSE W. ELLIS, Register

WEEKS, CHARLES M.

NOTICE FOR PUBLCIATION - Land office at Huntsville, Ala.  - July 5th 1887  Notice is hereby given that the following named settlers have file notice of their intention to make final proof in support of their claims, and that said proof will be made before the Probate Judge of Marion county, Alabama at Hamilton, Ala. on September 2nd 1887, Hd. No. 1096 CHARLES M. WEEKS, for the E ½ of NW ¼ Sec 21 T 13 R 13 West.  He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: FRANK KUYKENDALL, JACKSON BERRYHILL, JEFFERSON BERRYHILL, ANDERSON GANN, all of Ur post office, Ala. FRANK COLEMAN, Register (Marion Herald, July 21, 1887, pg 4)


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