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[Appointment of I. H. Kempner to the Galveston Board of Commissioners]

Description: Document signed by Governor Joseph D. Sayers appointing I. H. Kempner to the "Board of Commissioners of the City of Galveston;" it references the original city charter which was approved on April 18, 1901.
Date: September 16, 1901
Creator: Sayers, Joseph D.
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Certificate of Election]

Description: Certificate of Election documenting I. H. Kempner has been elected to office of Commissioner based on the election results held on April 28, 1903 in Galveston, Texas.
Date: April 1903
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[C. J. Nelin & Dalmer E. Johnson Marriage License]

Description: The marriage license of C. J. Nelin to Miss Dalmer E. Johnson on 1903-04-20, issued by the County Clerk of McCulloch County, Texas, but authorizing the marriage to be performed in San Saba County, Texas.
Date: April 20, 1903
Creator: Marcott, Ruth Nelin
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

[Birth Certificate for Louise Hanson]

Description: Birth Certificate for Louise Hanson, born in Galva, Illinois on December 10, 1902 to parents Joseph and Hilda Hanson.
Date: December 10, 1902
Creator: Texas. Bureau of Vital Statistics
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

[Warranty Deed from George L. Leigh to Edward B. Leigh]

Description: Warranty deed from George and Virginia Leigh to Edward B. Leigh acknowledging the sale of 320 acres to Edward for $800. The land that is being sold is known as Survey No. 1430; the rest of the paragraph describes the land, its borders, landmarks, etc.
Date: 1900~
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Quit Claim Deed from George Bigford to Edward B. Leigh]

Description: Deed from George Bigford to Edward B. Leigh acknowledging the sale of land for $1 paid by Leigh to Bigford in exchange for "that tract or parcel of Land lying in the County of Kerr and State of Texas, described as...120 1/2 acres known as Survey No. 1946." This deed releases Bigford of all of his rights, title, and interest to the land being bought by Leigh.
Date: September 1, 1903
Creator: Hamilton, J. M.
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Warranty Deed from Virginia Leigh to Edward B. Leigh, August 28, 1903]

Description: Deed from Virginia Leigh, widow of George L. Leigh, to Edward B. Leigh acknowledging the payment of $320 by Edward to Virginia in exchange for an "undivided one half interest in and to 320 acres of land known as survey number 1430."
Date: August 28, 1903
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Handwritten Title Transfer from James Sellers to C. C. Paine, March 7, 1900]

Description: Document stating James Sellers of Centre Point in Kerr County has applied to lease land for $19.20; the table on the front outlines the section of land, and the company that James Sellers leased the land from. There is a handwritten statement on the back of the document that shows Sellers releasing his rights to the lease to C. C. Paine for $135; the second statement shows Paine releasing his rights to the lease to George L. Leigh for $135 as well. Also included is a small strip of paper with a statement that reads: "When remitting future payments, to guard against errors and insure prompt returns, please give the NAME of lessee and the application NUMBER."
Date: August 16, 1900
Creator: Hamilton, J. M.
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Sheriff's Deed from John W. Vann to George M. Taylor]

Description: Deed prepared in accordance with the decision in favor of George M. Taylor vs. J. P. Campbell with the decision coming down on April 3, 1900 and a Decree of Sale "commanding [John Vann] to seize and sell the premises described in said Order of Sale." The land, known as survey number 680 containing 160 acres, was put up for sale and was purchased by Edward B. Leigh of Chicago, Illinois for $575 thus giving him the rights to the land.
Date: August 14, 1900
Creator: Hamilton, J. M.
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Quit Claim from George L. Leigh to Edward B. Leigh]

Description: Deed from George L. Leigh to Edward B. Leigh acknowledging the exchange of land "known as survey no. 4, original grantee A. S. Moore" for the payment of $1 by Edward. According to the deed, this land contains 320 acres, more or less.
Date: January 26, 1901
Creator: Hamilton, J. M.
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Deed from Virginia Leigh to Edward B. Leigh]

Description: Deed from Virginia Leigh to Edward B. Leigh acknowledging the sale of land belonging to W. B. Leigh, Clara F. Leigh, and Virginia Leigh for $600 to Edward B. Leigh. Edward purchased the land and obtained an "undivided one half interest in and to that certain 320 acre tract of land known as Survey No. 1430."
Date: May 10, 1905
Creator: Leavell, John R.
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Contract Created for Virginia Leigh and Edward B. Leigh]

Description: Contract created after the death of George L. Leigh for the organization, operation, and ownership of the 320 acres of which he owned. The document explains, on page 3, which portions of the land and its assets will be owned by Virginia, Edward, and William Leigh; it also acknowledges that Virginia will assist Edward in fees to be paid for George's funeral, burial, and the administration of the land tract known as "Stoneleigh Ranch."
Date: November 22, 1901
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Quit Claim Deed and Plat Print from George Bigford to Edward B. Leigh]

Description: Documents including a claims deed and plat map created between George Bigford and Edward B. Leigh; the exchanged land was sold to Leigh for $122. The deed has a note on the back explaining that the land, "known as survey No. 1946," was patented December 21, 1900 hence the deed couldn't be filed January 5, 1900. The map outlines the plot of land in Kerr County: "G. L. Lee's land and adjacent surveys."
Date: 1900~
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Abilene City Ordinances: 1902-1911]

Description: Ledger containing ordinances/resolutions passed by the city of Abilene, Texas from November 1902 to January 1911.
Date: 1902/1911
Creator: Abilene (Tex.)
Partner: Abilene Public Library

Marriage Certificate for TJ Morrow and Flossie E. Willingham

Description: Marriage certificate for TJ Morrow and Flossie E Willingham. Certificate is not signed nor witnessed. Document contains the family's genealogy, including subsequent children and grandchildren.
Date: December 20, 1908
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Dallas County Probate Case 2329: Pennock, H.H. (Deceased)

Description: Dallas County probate record regarding the case of Pennock, H.H. (died August 17, 1901) and F.J. Bell (Executor or Guardian). H. H. Pennock died in Lakeville, Connecticut. He owned a Dallas business selling home accessories.
Date: 1901-07-02/1913-09-27
Creator: Dallas County (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

Dallas County Probate Case 2099: Stiff, H.F. (Deceased)

Description: Dallas County probate record regarding the case of Stiff, H.F. (died January 21, 1900) and Kate Stiff (Executor or Guardian)
Date: 1900-01-26/1900-03-12
Creator: Dallas County (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

Dallas County Probate Case 2102: Heitman, Louisa (Deceased)

Description: Dallas County probate record regarding the case of Heitman, Louisa (died January 23, 1900) and J.C. Heitman (Executor or Guardian). Maiden name was Van Grinderbeck.
Date: 1900-01-23/1900-02-08
Creator: Dallas County (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society