Homesteading Entries in Decatur County

Dresden Township
T-5-S   R-28-W

Last Name First Name First Receipt Patent Date Township Section
White Lorenzo J. 4-28-1886 5-29-1888 Dresden 1
Cosins Mary A. 5-22-1886 4-29-1893 Dresden 1
Wilkerson W. R. 8-21-1879   Dresden 1
Goodwin J. W. P. 4-11-1878 4-1-1884 Dresden 1
Matthews Thomas 9-25-187? 4-2-1882 Dresden 2
Kuhle Franz 4-1-1887 5-10-1893 Dresden 2
Lyons Erastus B. 3-8-1878 4-20-1882 Dresden 2
Singleton Nancy 6-19-1888 2-26-1891 Dresden 2
Caldwell Alfred   9-14-1878 4-10-1884 Dresden 3
Caldwell Milton P. 5-19-1886 5-31-1888 Dresden 3
Kirk Pleasant 3-17-1882 4-10-1884 Dresden 4
Pratt George A. 1-5-1880 6-7-1887 Dresden 4
Woodward Margret A. nee Bell 2-27-1884 5-27-1890 Dresden 5
Woodward Ester 11-6-1878 12-20-1884 Dresden 5
Carney Simeon P. 9-10-1878 8-30-1882 Dresden 5
McDowell Jas. B. 5-4-1882 8-1-1883 Dresden 5
Ashcraft Perry L. 6-2-1886 3-26-1890 Dresden 6
Boughman Daniel 12-2-1882 4-10-1884 Dresden 6
Robertson Thomas A. 3-23-1878 10-24-1889 Dresden 7
Shoemaker George W. 3-13-1885 5-18-1888 Dresden 7
Otis Ida M. 5-20-1885 9-17-1890 Dresden 8 & 7
Atkinson Morris 4-19-1887 9-17-1890 Dresden 7
Shoemaker George W. 7-1-1874 11-1-1880 Dresden 6 &  7 & 8
Trometer Frank 10-11-1888   Dresden 8
Bigs Green 8-13-1879 10-20-1882 Dresden 8
Richardson Alexander 3-16-1886 10-28-1889 Dresden 8
Pooler Charley J. 4-30-1887 9-19-1889 Dresden 9
Campbell Martin L. 10-30-1882 12-20-1884 Dresden 9
Browner Nelson H. 2-16-1878 4-10-1882 Dresden 9
Markham Bejamin F. (Benjamin) 12-15-1886 5-20-1890 Dresden 9
Trommeter George 4-25-1885 10-20-1890 Dresden 9
Skeen Robert 10-13-1882 4-10-1884 Dresden 10
Phillips Egbert 10-10-1887 2-18-1892 Dresden 10
Watkins Thomas H. 4-20-1885 5-18-1888 Dresden 10 & 11
Bacon Ernest G. 4-10-1888   Dresden 11
Phillips Egbert 8-10-1887 10-10-1890 Dresden 11
Caldwell Milton P. 8-20-1885 2-14-1889 Dresden 10 & 11
Bacon Ernest G. 1-12-1887 7-3-1890 Dresden 10 & 11
Dempewolf John 5-22-1889 6-20-1891 Dresden 11
Blake John 6-7-1886 7-25-1889 Dresden 12
Corbett W. A. 8-21-1879 5-7-1888 Dresden 12
Decker Leonides 2-9-1887 7-3-1890 Dresden 12
Rogers James W. 4-2-1879 6-1-1887 Dresden 12
Arnold Irvin G. 9-12-1885 7-25-1889 Dresden 13
Herbst Conrad 10-2-1885 11-13-1889 Dresden 13
Shoaf John H. 9-5-1885 5-23-1888 Dresden 13
Christianson Ferdinand 3-5-1885   Dresden 13
Middendorf Bernard 8-10-1885 9-1-1893 Dresden 14
Loveall Dutton L. 8-4-1879 2-14-1889 Dresden 14
Mittendorf Bernard 7-1-1884 5-7-1890 Dresden 14
Catzer Frank 9-7-1885 2-8-1892 Dresden 14
Catzer Frank 8-11-1885 9-19-1893 Dresden 15
Schiltz John 10-29-1885 8-21-1891 Dresden 15
Dempewolf Jodockus 5-16-1885 9-9-1892 Dresden 15
Tibbles Cora B. 9-15-1892   Dresden 15
Thematra Klas T. 10-12-1885 3-18-1890 Dresden 17
Houtzman Frank 5-23-1885 12-17-1890 Dresden 17
Hendricks Peter   10-9-1884 9-6-1890 Dresden 17
JanUpma Falkert 4-19-1890   Dresden 17
Huffman Paul 4-21-1886 9-19-1889 Dresden 18
Schrock Peter 12-15-1887 4-5-1893 Dresden 18
Adams James H. 10-5-1887 11-22-1890 Dresden 18
LAthrop Thankful M. 4-11-1888   Dresden 18
Modin Wm. 1-4-1893   Dresden 19
Modin Nils F. 3-30-1885 10-26-1892 Dresden 19
Chandler Freeman J. 10-17-1888 4-4-1891 Dresden 19
Johnson C. F. 4-22-1886 4-26-1893 Dresden 19
Denune J. O. 9-18-1879 3-10-1888 Dresden 19 & 20
JanYpma Folkert 5-23-1885 9-9-1892 Dresden 17 & 20
Strong Herbert C. 10-26-1885   Dresden 20
Lacey John C. 2-12-1880   Dresden 20
Wassenberg Frank 5-27-1885 6-12-1893 Dresden 20
Wassenberg Frank 5-27-1885 2-26-1891 Dresden 20
Trometter Simon 9-4-1885 6-16-1891 Dresden 21
Neiberding Frank 5-27-1885 9-9-1892 Dresden 21
Neiberding Frank 5-27-1885   Dresden 21
Hune John Fredrick 6-21-1879 6-7-1882 Dresden 20 & 21
Lillie Wm. 9-15-1879 3-10-1888 Dresden 21
Funke Peter 10-8-1884 9-6-1890 Dresden 22
Hanna Ethan A. 10-22-1885 6-4-1888 Dresden 22
Ritter Theresa 11-25-1891   Dresden 22
Kaus John 5-6-1887   Dresden 22
Denks Isaac R. 9-4-1884 9-6-1890 Dresden 23
Hodges Wm. J. 8-1-1879 5-11-1888 Dresden 23
Herbst Conrad 4-22-1888   Dresden 23
Funke Albert 7-12-1884 5-7-1890 Dresden 23
Tatum Lewis 3-1-1879 12-20-1884 Dresden 24
Towne Sophia A. 11-12-1888   Dresden 24
Danks Isaac R. 9-3-1884 5-18-1888 Dresden 24
Tatum Lewis 7-13-1889 6-29-1891 Dresden 24
Tarbox Alfred J. 3-16-1887 9-17-1890 Dresden 25
Fortin John 9-17-1887 7-3-1890 Dresden 25
Fortin John 6-21-1887   Dresden 25
Queen Alvin M. 9-12-1885 2-14-1890 Dresden 25
Howe Jessie D. 6-4-1879 8-29-1888 Dresden 26
Funke Barthol 3-16-1885 3-1-1892 Dresden 26
Schroer John B. 5-19-1892   Dresden 26
Dempewolf Maria 10-26-1885 2-8-1892 Dresden 26
Schroer J. Garland 5-27-1886   Dresden 27
Buckner David 8-1-1879 5-11-1888 Dresden 27
Buckner Anderson 8-1-1879 5-11-1888 Dresden 27
Schroer Gerhard 12-29-1885 3-23-1892 Dresden 27
Pan Koski Stanistan 8-24-1886   Dresden 28
Heitman J. Frank 6-2-1879 12-20-1884 Dresden 28
Trommeter Frank Anthony 9-7-1887   Dresden 28
Pan Koski Stanistan 10-9-1889 10-8-1891 Dresden 28
Dempewolf Xaver 9-3-1887   Dresden 29
Dempewolf Xaver 12-1-1884 3-1-1892 Dresden 29
Roewe Bernard H. 9-9-1892   Dresden 29
Kaus Peter 7-7-1887   Dresden 29
Wernett Peter William 1-20-1888 9-17-1890 Dresden 30
Hogbin Orren 4-1-1886 9-19-1889 Dresden 30
Carmon Catherine E. 8-5-1885 7-25-1889 Dresden 30
Kaus Henry 1-20-1888   Dresden 30
Brunsen Herman 12-2-1885 6-1-1888 Dresden 31
Brunsen Herman 12-2-1885   Dresden 21
Weiberding Herman 4-16-1885 11-3-1891 Dresden 31
Hicks John L. 8-16-1879 5-7-1888 Dresden 31
Snell Charles 8-8-1884   Dresden 32
Worley David E. 2-2-1880 7-24-1888 Dresden 32
Cassada P. H. 6-13-1879 12-20-1884 Dresden 32
Snell Charles A. 3-17-1886 6-14-1893 Dresden 32
Curtis Isaac J. 4-12-1880 6-7-1887 Dresden 33
Roewe Bernard H. 7-30-1885 8-2-1893 Dresden 33
Loveall James G. 2-2-1880 2-2-1889 Dresden 33
Bair Gustav 4-2-1887 5-13-1893 Dresden 33
Dempewolf Joseph 12-20-1884 8-24-1891 Dresden 34
Boeger Joseph 9-7-1885 8-24-1891 Dresden 34
Boeger Joseph 5-2-1887   Dresden 34
Bicker Henry 1-28-1888 3-8-1893 Dresden 34
Stagmann John 10-26-1885 8-24-1891 Dresden 35
Muhldraxler Caster 5-16-1883 5-19-1892 Dresden 35
Kaus John 6-1-1887   Dresden 35
Cowan George C. 8-4-1879 4-24-1890 Dresden 35

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