CFR0696

Application: 

yes

Application Location: 

Mss 1604

Year Acquired: 

1853

Crops and Livestock Historic: 

Cattle, oxen, wheat, oats, chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys, sheep. Had the first sawmill in Territory. Medicinal and ornamental flower garden. Fruit trees.
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Original Buildings: 

No

Acreage Farmed: 

0

Acreage Current: 

0

Donation Land Claim: 

no

Homestead: 

no

National Register: 

no

Generations Living on Property: 

2

Original Owner Origin: 

Ohio

Crops and Livestock Current: 

Oats, cattle.

County: 

Douglas

Applicant Filer Relationship: 

great great granddaughter.

Original Owner Ethnicity: 

Robert was French/English; Elizabeth was Irish

Original Owner: 

Gurney, Robert M. and Elizabeth

Other Buildings: 

Building erected in 1872 and used until 1975.

Notes Property: 

320 acres in original farm. 148 acres in present farm.

Homestead Other: 

No