HOMESTEADS 1870 THRU 1914

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CANE SPRINGS, CA, ABOUT 1909.  MRS BESTANDIG, LOUISE JENSEN, LYDIA JENSEN, MAN AT LEFT BACKGROUND UNKNOWN, H P JENSEN HOLDING LESTER JENSEN, CHARLIE KOEHN HOLDING BABY BESTANDIG.  (The reader may imagine the Editor’s delight to find this among the photos contributed by Jensen Family descendant Pete Johns, H. P. Jensen’s grandson.  A Twofer!  Not only our only family photo of the Jensens, whose story is told below, but a unique image of Charlie Koehn At Home; a superstar among the VIPs from the Fremont Valley to Randsburg, whose singular story can be found at:  (LINK) Home>Fremont Valley>Fremont Valley Mining Camps>Kane Springs/Gypsite)

1893______________________________________ CHARLES A. KOEHN – MD 030S 038E 8 460 CACAAA 136376 Homestead 1900/10/04 KOEHN CHARLES A MD 030S 038E 8 985773 CAV 0012019 Homestead 1926/09/23 KOEHN CHARLES A MD 030S 038E 28 821798 CAI 0003880 Desert Land Act 1921/09/08 KOEHN CHARLES A   August 20, 1920: “September 12, 1920: “NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION –Department of the Interior—U.S.  LAND OFFICE at … More >


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HOMESTEADS 1915 THRU 1929

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1915______________________________________ FRANK BAKER – -MD 030S 037E 11 803618 CAI 0004347 Homestead 1921/04/18 BAKER FRANK April 13, 1916:  “MRS. R. B.  GALBREATH entertained her Sunday school class Saturday afternoon at an April Fool party.  The time was spent at games and refreshments were enjoyed.  The  guests were Martin Grose, Edith Owens, Zenith Gerle, Pearl Nichols, Mabel Newsom, Blanche Baker, –Clifford … More >


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HOMESTEADS 1930 THRU 1945

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1930________________________________________________________ LILLIE SMITH – MD 030S 037E 12 1037446 CAS 0021597 Cash Sale 1930/05/20 SMITH LILLIE 1931______________________________________ EDWARD C. KAPING— MD 031S 037E 18 1051583 CAS 0022938 Homestead 1931/11/11 KAPING EDWARD C MEILLEUR, WALTER ARTHUR MD 031S 037E 24 1048880 CAS 0025627 Homestead 1931/08/14 MEILLEUR WALTER ARTHUR 1932______________________________________ ELMER FOSTER— MD 030S 037E 11 1053105 CAS 0021203 Homestead 1932/02/03 FOSTER … More >


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