Monthly Archives: July 2015

BLM Searches for Military Warrants

Remember that a military warrant may have been used to obtain property anywhere in the federal domain. Many veterans sold the warrant to someone else who settled the property it was used to obtain. Your New Hampshire veteran’s warrant may have been used to claim property in Kansas–where he never lived at all. blmanwywhere

Leave It Out

It doesn’t hurt to be occasionally reminded that sometimes leaving out search terms is a good idea. In this 1910 census entry, the gender of one of the children in the household does not appear in the transcription.goldensteinerror3