Federal Census, 1880-1920 (microfilm):
Eunice Case household
, 1880 U.S. census, Tioga County,
Pennsylvania, population schedule, Mansfield Boro, enumeration district [ED]
159, supervisor's district [SD] 2, sheet 301, dwelling 51, family 57
Archives micropublication T9, roll 1198.
Federal Census, 1850-1870 (microfilm):
Elon Cowles household
, 1870 U.S. census, Tioga County,
New York, population schedule, >town of Spencer, Waverly post office, page 331,
dwelling 38, family 44
; National Archives micropublication M593, roll 1103.
Federal Census, 1790-1840 (microfilm):
Aaron Case household
, 1810 U.S. census, Lycoming County,
Pennsylvania, Burlington township, page 862, line 14
; National Archives
micropublication M252, roll 52.
Civil War Pension, Archives Manuscript File:
Handwritten statement of B. S. Gifford stamped 6 May 1889
, Benjamin S. Gifford,
1st New York Light Artillery, Invalid Pension Certificate 175,194, Julia B. Gifford Widow's
Pension Certificate 462,024, Pension Application Files Based upon Service in the Civil
War and Spanish American War, 1861-1934
, Records of the Veterans Administration, RG 15,
Vital Record: Death Certificate
Arthur Hiram Gifford, death certificate no. 46-029484-3855 (1946)
Certification of Vital Records, State Department of Health, Sacramento, California.
Civil War Service Record Card
B.S. Gifford, Certificate of Disability for Discharge, 1 Aug 1862,
Benjamin S. Gifford, Co. F, 1st New York Light Artillery , Civil War Service Records,
Records of the Veterans Administration, RG 15, National Archives.
Mrs. Rachel Wood obituary, Leslie Local Republican
4 Oct 1895, p. 5, col. 3; microfilm copy, Michigan State Library, Lansing, Michigan.
Benjamin S. Gifford, certificate no. 1114, Homestead Entry Case File Records of the Bureau
of Land Management
; Record Group 49, National Archives, Washington, D.C.
Benj. S. Gifford burial entry, Section 2, Lot 74, plot 1, Woodlawn Cemetery,
Leslie (Ingham County), Michigan; Record of Burials, ca. 1864-1975, Michigan State Library
microfilm publication F574.L48 W65Z.
Lucy Abbott tombstone, Wheelock Village Cemetery, Wheelock (Caledonia County), Vermont;
transcribed and photographed by S. G. Johnston, 28 Jul 1984; tombstone calls her the
"wife of M. S. Staples;" birth date calculated from age at death is November 1827.
Benjamin S. Gifford death entry (1897), Roscommon County, Michigan, Death Records, 1874-1949,
Vol. 1: 10, no. 135, County Clerk's Office, Roscommon; microfilm no. 965,661, Family
History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Registers of Baptisms in the Parish of Langham Episcopi in the County of
Norfolk, 1813-1880, Henry Barnes baptism (1835), p. 34, no. 271; microfilm
no. 1,596,369, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Delaware County, Indiana, Marriages, microfilm roll 6, Books 20-23, 1912-1916,
Bell-Personett marriage license application (1913), C21: 301, Delaware County Courthouse, Muncie, Indiana.
Wheelock, Vermont, Land Records, 1785-1828, Nathaniel and Joanna Hart family
record, 1: 20 [recorded 30 June 1810], Wheelock (Vermont) Town Clerk; microfilm
029,049, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Isabella Amelia Wright interment card no. 5843, Acacia Park Cemetery Records of
Interment, Birmingham, (Oakland County), Michigan.
Land Entry, Required Information
Bureau of Land Management, Record Group 49, Wisconsin Land Entry Files [State
Milwaukee [Land Office
], 1836-1855, Cash Entries [Type of land entry
Harrison Rappleye [Entryman
], certificate no. 15487 [Certificate number
Bounty Land Warrant, Required Information
Benjamin Rollins, bounty land warrant no. 36578-120-55 [certificate number-acreage-year
of Congressional Act
Finding land entry information from the legal land description
Stillman Pollard owned 160 acres in South Dakota described as "the NW¼ of Section
11, Township 121N, Range 60W." This land was entered in South Dakota Tract Book,
Volume 38, which contained Townships 123-124, Range 57 and Townships 121-124, Ranges
The entry under NW¼ Sect 11 - 121N 60W contained this information: "T.C.E. [timber
culture entry], 160 A[cres], $10, Stillman Pollard, 17 Nov 1883, no. 1318,
Aberdeen Series [Land office], F.C. No. 203 [Certificate number], 7 July 1892."
This is all the information necessary to request a copy of the original file.