Title View Application Award Type Original Owner Name of farm or ranch Year of Property Acquisition Original Acreage Current Acreage Acreage farmed or ranched today Donation land claim Dlc num and registration location Homestead Homestead Information Other Please explain Legal description for the farm or ranch headquarters County Address physical location GPS location Distance from nearest town Nearest town name Who farms or ranches today Original buildings still in use Building structures on property with date of construction Crops or livestock historically raised on property Crops or livestock currently raised on property National register property National register name Notes and comments property Date of application Date of awardsort descending Please describe attachments Genealogical information included Application on file Application location Applicants relationship to original owners Origin of original owners Ethnic origin of original owners How many generations still live on the farm or ranch
CFR0319 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Minto, John and Martha Ann 1850 0.00 0.00 0 Yes No No
Marion
23 acres lying on Sunnyside Road, South of Salem 5 miles.
McNerney, Ernestine M. No Pasture, Dairy cows (... No
Land was passed to applicant's mother Mary Minto Halley and then to the applicant.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application; Notarized statement.
No Yes Mss 1604 granddaughter 0
CFR0233 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Shelton, Haman 1847 0.00 0.00 0 Yes No No
Linn
E. of Scio
Shelton, Vardie E. No No
Property was passed to Haman Shelton II, and then to applicant. The applicant has sold 5 acres of the original land, now owning 155 acres.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Affidavit; Newspaper article.
No Yes Mss 1604 grandson 0
CFR0140 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Brown, Henry R. 1854 0.00 0.00 0 Yes Section 10, Township 36 South Range 1 East. Tax Lot 3400 No No
Jackson
1.5 miles above the present Brownboro Store. Runs along Butte Creek for 1/2 miles on the left hand side.
Bradshaw, Merton No no hay, horses hay, beef cattle No
At the time of the application (1958) the property was being leased to Merton Bradshaw. Merton Bradshaw applied for Century Farm Certification in 1965.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application
No Yes Mss 1604 granddaughter (Isolee) 0
CFR0508 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Conner, Nathan & Elizabeth Buell Conner 1848 0.00 0.00 0 Yes No No
Yamhill
4 miles SE of Sheridan in both Polk & Yamhill County on Ballston & Sheridan Road.
Smith, Robert C.; Smith, Goldia A. No Second Conner home built in... No
640 acres in original farm divided into 6 "home" farms. Nathan & Elizabeth Conner to N. M. (son) & Clara B. Conner to N. E. Conner (grandson) to Robert C. Smith (great grandson).
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application; Affidavit; Handwritten note.
No Yes Mss 1604 great grandson 0
CFR0057 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Kruse, John Walberta Farm 1852 0.00 0.00 0 No No Yes
Purchased from a homesteader
Clackamas
Kruse, Elmer W.; Kruse, Calvin W. No No
"John Kruse, a steamboatman, bought the 208-acre farm in 1852. It is now owned by three generations of his descendants: his son Homer A. Kruse's widow, Rosa A. Kruse; his grandson Elmer W. Krue & wife Anna; and his gr.gdson Roger Kruse."
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Typewritten letter; Newspaper article.
No Yes Mss 1604 4
CFR0337 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Anderson, James Mechlin 1847 0.00 0.00 0 Yes #777 Oregon City No No
Marion
5 miles NW of Jefferson, 12 miles S of Salem
No No
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application; Notarized statement; 1959 state fair celebration registration form.
No Yes Mss 1604 granddaughter 0
CFR0156 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Hale, Calvin T. 1853 0.00 0.00 0 Yes Claim # 37 No No
Lane
Hale, Farmer C. No No
Farm consists of over 100 acres of original DLC.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application; Letter of approval; Newspaper article.
No Yes Mss 1604 grandson 0
CFR0073 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Wright, Harrison 1858 0.00 0.00 0 Yes No No
Clackamas
Wright, Alfred T. No No
Harrison Wright had a son Reuben Wright, who then had a son Alfred Wright (the applicant).
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Affidavit
No Yes Mss 1604 0
CFR0454 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Robinson, William J. 1852 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Washington
Near Progress, SW of Portland.
Robinson, Chet; Robinson, Bill No Dairy cows Dairy cows No
See CFR0455 for info on co-owner.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Newspaper article
No No 0
CFR0007 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Buckingham, Heman C. 1850 0.00 0.00 0 Yes #53 No No
Benton
Buckingham, Howard No No
Applicant and his sister still own and farm part of the original land claim.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Notarized ownership document
No Yes Mss 1604 grandson 0

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