Polk County, Missouri American History and Genealogy Project


Below are links to pages of land patents issued in 1843 through 1848.

1843 patents
1844 patents
1845 patents
1846 patents
1847 patents
1848 patents

A kind researcher, Mike Flannigan, has sent copies of some original land patents:
Alexander O. Gilley; James Mitchel; Berry Scroggins

You may search, print off, or order certified copies of land patents from the Bureau of Land Management at this site: http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/search/default.aspx

I printed my kins' patents on parchment paper to give them that antique look.

This website created June 3, 2015 by Sheryl McClure.
2015 Missouri American History and Genealogy Project