The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 66, July 1962 - April, 1963

Texas Bounty Land Grants, 1835-1888

TABLE I
BOUNTY WARRANTS ISSUED: A CLASSIFICATION IN TERMS
OF THE SOURCE OF ISSUE:
I. Bounty warrants of all types issued by the paymaster-general:

No. warrants issued

Original warrants

Quantity in acres
33,28o

II. Bounty warrants of all types issued by the secretary of war:

A. Original warrants:
(1) Issued under
General Laws
(2) Issued under
Special Laws
B. Duplicate warrants:

No. warrants issued
4,968
8
27

Quantity in acres
3,637,716
7,697
20,800

Total number of warrants
issued and acres granted by
secretary of war 5,003 3,666,213
III. Bounty warrants of all types issued by the adjutant general:

A. Original warrants:
(1) Issued under
General Laws
(2) Issued under
Special Laws
B. Duplicate warrants:

No. warrants issued
1,599
16
189

Total warrants issued and acres
granted by adjutant general

1,804

IV. Bounty warrants of all types issued by the
General Land Office:

A. Original warrants:
(1) Issued under
General Laws
(2) Issued under
Special Laws
B. Duplicate warrants:

No. warrants issued
None
57
lo6

Quantity in acres
1,052,408
12,821
142,320
1,207,549
commissioner of the
Quantity in acres
None
45,608
88,8oo

Total warrants and acres granted
by commissioner of the General
Land Office

231

134,4o8

Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 66, July 1962 - April, 1963. Austin, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth101196/. Accessed February 8, 2016.