Homestead Certificate No. 691.
The United States of America,
To all to whom these Presents shall come, Greeting:
Whereas, There has been deposited in the General Land Office of the
United States a Certificate of the Register of the Land Office at
Salt Lake City Utah Territory
, whereby it appears that, pursuant to the Act of Congress
approved 20th May, 1862, To secure Homesteads to actual Settlers on the Public Domain,"
and the acts supplemental thereto, the claim of Alonzo P. Raymond
has been established and duly consummated, in
conformity to law, for the North West quarter of Section twenty-one, in Township
thirteen North, of Range one East in the District of Lands subject
to sale at Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, containing one hundred and
according to the Official Plat of the Survey of said Land, returned to the General Land Office by the Surveyor
Now know ye that there is, therefore, granted by the United States unto the said
Alonzo P. Raymond
the tract of Land above described; To have and to hold the said tract of Land, with the appertenances thereof,
unto the said Alonzo P. Raymond and to his
heirs and assigns forever; subject to any vested and accrued water rights for mining, agricultural, manufacturing, or
their purposes, and rights to ditches and reservoirs used in connection with such water rights as may be recognized and
acknowledged by the local customs, laws, and decisions of courts, and also subject to the right of the proprietor of a vein
or lode to extract and remove his ore therefrom, should the same be found to penetrate or intersect the premises hereby
granted, as provided by law.
In testimony whereof, P. Rutherford B. Hayes, PRESIDENT OF THE
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, have caused these letters to be made Patent, and the
Seal of the General Land Office to be hereunto affixed.
Given under my hand at the City of Washington, the twenty sixth
day of September, in the year of our Land one
thousand eight hundred and seventy seven, and of the
Independence of the United States the one hundred and second
By the President: R. B. Hayes
By B. L. Lang Secretary.
S. H. Clark, Recorder of the General Land Office.