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Shawnee Indian patents

Creator: Johnson County. Register of Deeds

Date: 1854-1859

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 59477

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Shawnee Indian patents

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Land patents authorized to individuals in the Shawnee Indian tribe, as authorized under the 1854 treaty between them and the United States. Information provided for each patent includes patent number, individual authorized and members of his or her family, description of land with acreage, and date along with where official record was recorded. Volume also includes a list of authorized conveyances (noting date, type of conveyance, name, description of land), and an index to unknown records (providing names of grantor and grantee, type of conveyance, description of land, date of filing, volume and page number, and fees).


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  • AR 4566 no. 2: 1854-1859 1854-1859

Index Terms


    Johnson County (Kan.) -- History -- 19th century
    Commissioners of deeds -- Kansas -- Johnson County
    Land titles -- Kansas -- Johnson County
    Shawnee Indians -- Land tenure -- Kansas -- Johnson County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Johnson County. County Offices. Register of Deeds.