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Certificate of Registry of Farm Name
Certificate of Registry of Farm Name
TitleCertificate of Registry of Farm Name
DescriptionCertificate of Registry of the farm known as Kelvin Grove owned by James A. Milne, Lockport, Illinois.
TranscriptCertificate of Registry
of Farm Name
State of Illinois
County of Will. Ss.

This is to Certify, that, pursuant to an Act of the General Assembly of the State of Illinois, entitled "An Act providing for the registration of farm names" approved on the twenty-fifth day of June, A.D., 1915, in force on the first day of July, A.D. 1915, James A. Milne has named his farm Kelvin Grove.
And that the name of said farm, together with a description of the lands comprising the same, has been duly recorded in a book of registry kept for that purpose in the office of the County Recorder of said Will County, known as Book 1 of Registry of Farm Names, at page 3. The description of the land comprising the farm so named, as aforesaid, is as follows, to-wit:
East half (E.1/2) of South East quarter (S. E. 1/4), except 20 acres, known as Milne's Addition to Lockport, in Section Twenty three (23); also North half (N. 1/2) of South West Quarter (S.W. 1/4) of Section Twenty four (24), all in Township Thirty six, North Range Ten, East of 3rd P.M., situated in Township of Lockport, Will Co. Ill.
In Testimony Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of my office at Joliet in said County, this 9th day of January A.D. 1917.

William W. Smith
Recorder of Said County.

SubjectMilne, James A. (1862-1930); Kelvin Grove -- Lockport (Ill.) -- History; Farms -- Lockport (Ill.) -- History; Lockport (Ill.) -- History; Milne Family Collection
Publisher (Digital)Lewis University
DateJune 25, 1915
Identifier1_Farm Name Cert 1917.tif
SourceClick on this link for more historical information on the Lockport, Illinois area. http://www.lewisu.edu/imcanal
Geographic CoverageLockport, Ill.
RightsAll rights held by Lewis University. For permission to reproduce, distribute, or otherwise use this image, please contact the Howard and Lois Adelmann Regional History Collection at 815-836-5665.
CollectionRobert Hawley Milne Papers (Lewis University)
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