Decisions of the Department of the Interior and the General Land Office in Cases Relating to the Public Lands, Band 16
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1893
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acres act of March action affidavit affirmed alleging allowed appeal application approved attorney August authority cancellation certificate claim claimant Commissioner Congress consideration considered contest court covered cultivation December decision Department directed dismissed district embraced enter entitled entryman error evidence fact February filed final proof Florida follows further grant ground hearing held holding homestead entry hundred improvements Indian interest issued January judgment July June Land Office letter limits local officers lots matter ment mineral motion notice occupancy October parties patent person portion pre-emption present prior protest purchase question Railroad Company reason record referred register and receiver rejected relinquishment reservation residence road rule says Secretary selection September settled settlement settler shown Stat statement statute submitted survey taken Territory testimony thereof timber culture tion tract United witnesses
Seite 118 - States governing their possessory title, shall have the exclusive right of possession and enjoyment of all the surface included within the lines of their locations, and of all veins, lodes, and ledges throughout their entire depth, the top or apex of which lies inside of such surface lines extended downward vertically...
Seite 139 - Marriage is a personal relation arising out of a civil contract, to which the consent of • parties capable of making it is necessary. Consent alone will not constitute marriage; it must be followed by a solemnization, or by a mutual assumption of marital rights, duties, or obligations.
Seite 264 - That any person authorized to enter lands under the mining laws of the United States may enter lands that are chiefly valuable for building stone under the provisions of the law in relation to placer mineral claims: Provided, That lands reserved for the benefit of the public schools or donated to any State shall not be subject to entry under this act. SEC. 2. That an act entitled "An act for the sale of timber lands in the State of California, Oregon, Nevada, and Washington Territory...
Seite 564 - ... be assigned, granted, or surrendered, unless it be by deed, or note in writing, signed by the party so assigning, granting or surrendering the same, or their agents thereunto lawfully authorized by writing, or by act and operation of law.
Seite 140 - Whatever the form of ceremony, or even if all ceremony was dispensed with, if the parties agreed presently to take each other for husband and wife, and from that time lived together professedly in that relation, proof of these facts would be sufficient to constitute proof of a marriage binding upon the parties, and which would subject them and others to Oct. 1877.] MEISTER v. MOORE. 83 legal penalties for a disregard of its obligations. This has become the settled doctrine of the American courts...
Seite 83 - ... in trust for the several use and benefit of the occupants thereof, according to their respective interests ; the execution of which trust, as to the disposal of the lots in such town, and the proceeds of the sales thereof, to be conducted under such regulations as may be prescribed by the legislative authority of the State or Territory in which the same may be situated.
Seite 230 - ... every alternate section of public land, not mineral, designated by odd numbers, to the amount of twenty alternate sections per mile, on each side of said railroad line...
Seite 439 - An act to provide for the division of Dakota into two states and to enable the people of North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Washington to form constitutions and state governments and to be admitted into the union on an equal footing with the original states, and to make donations of public lands to such states...
Seite 35 - Be it enacted by the Senate and Souse of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may be cited as the "Arms Control and Disarmament Act Amendments in 1975".
Seite 83 - ... be incorporated, for the corporate authorities thereof, and, if not incorporated, for the judge of the county court for the county in which such town is situated, to enter at the proper land office, and at the minimum price, the land so settled and occupied in trust for the several use and benefit of the occupants thereof, according to their respective interests ; the execution of which trust, as to the disposal of...