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 award Please describe attachments Genealogical information includedsort descending 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
CFR0402 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Smith, Absalom and Hylah Smith 1848 0.00 0.00 0 Yes No No
Polk
7 1/2 miles NE of Dallas in the Smithfield community
Smith, Hardin No Grain, cattle. Grain; Cattle. No
Founder of Smithfield. 641.75 acres of original farm still in the family. Chain of ownership: Absalom & Hylah Smith; to Samuel Thurston Smith (son); to Hardin Smith (grandson).
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application
No Yes Mss 1604 grandson 0
CFR0751 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Benninger, William James and Ida Florence Benninger Farm 1893 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Lane
Norman May family; Benninger Farm Corporation No Destroyed by fire. Timber, hay, fruit trees,... Polled Herefords, hay, garden... No
Railroad land.
Tuesday, November 30, 1993 1994
Application; Statement form; Note; Typewritten letter; Deeds; Benninger family history; Newspaper article.
No Yes Mss 1604 great granddaughter Travis City, Michigan 4
CFR1092 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Stauffer, Jacob; Stauffer, Josephine Gerig 1892 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Marion
Haury, Bret D. No Bush beans; Clover; Hay;... No
Tuesday, November 30, 2004 2005
Application; Statement of affirmation; Application guidelines; Farm and family history; Newspaper article; Maps; Photocopies of photographs.
No No 0
CFR0318 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Skaife, John and Mariette 1854 0.00 0.00 0 Yes No No
Marion
7 miles W of Gervais on Fairfield road
Marthaler, Freeman No General farming, Cattle,... No
Applicant's mother Margaret Ann Skaife Marthaler was born in the log cabin on the property. Original owners came from Missouri by oxen wagon in 1854 and lived near Woodburn a short time before settling on the farm.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application; Notarized statement.
No Yes Mss 1604 grandson 0
CFR1010 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Keerins, Owen 1894 0.00 0.00 0 No Yes Certificate # 328, Application # 3608 No
Grant
Izee Oregon
Keerins, Bonham (Irene W.); Keerins, Michael E. No Cellar, blacksmith shop,... Sheep, cattle, horses, native... Hay; Rye; Cattle; Horses;... No
Thursday, November 30, 1995 1996
Application; Homestead Certificate; Affidavit of Publication; Homestead Proof; Final Homestead Affidavit; Citizenship Certification; Obituary.
No Yes Mss 1604 niece-in-law & grandnephew King County, Ireland Irish 3
CFR0231 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Knighten, Commodore P.; Knighten, Rosanna 1853 0.00 0.00 0 Yes number 71 and number 60 No No
Linn
one mile south of Tangent, lying E and W of Pacific Highway
Scott, W. C. No No
When P. Knighton died 128 acres were heired and purchased by their daughter Sarah Knighton (d.1953) and her husband C. Scott (d. 1912). On their deaths, the property was purchased by their son, the applicant.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Affidavit; Typewritten letter.
No Yes Mss 1604 grandson 0
CFR0138 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Hanley, Michael Hanleylands 1857 0.00 0.00 0 No No Yes
Purchased from the Clinton and Welton Donation claims.
Jackson
about 3.5 miles NW from Jacksonville
Heffernan, Robert D., Jr. No No
"My mother, Katheryn E. Heffernan, deeded me 28 acres in the fall of 1957."
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application
No Yes Mss 1604 great grandson 2
CFR0506 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Sawyer, Mark & Susannah James 1847 0.00 0.00 0 Yes Claim # 59 No No
Yamhill
Shelburne, Erma S.; Warmington, Elsie S. No No
29 acres in present farm. "Our great grandmother left her daughter, Evangeline's, share to her children, our father & his 2 sisters. After our grandfather's death the property was divided and our father left his share to us."
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application; Affidavit; 1960 state fair celebration registration form.
No Yes Mss 1604 great granddaughters 0
CFR1232 Century Farm Leslie M Kranick Kranberry Acres, Inc. 1917 160.00 175.00 50 No No No
Coos
87226 and 87228 Cranberry Creek Lane Bandon OR 97411
5 miles Bandon OR David Kranick & Marci Murray Yes First house built early one;... Cranberries-over the years... Cranberries No
Monday, May 1, 2017 2017
Photos; printed; "Life of a Cranberry Farmer book"
No Yes OSU Grandson 1
CFR0507 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Parrett, Samuel & Maria Everest 1853 0.00 0.00 0 Yes No No
Yamhill
Parrett, Bertha B.; Smith, Forrest Parrett No No
80 acres in present farm.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application; Affidavit.
No Yes Mss 1604 great grandfather (to F. Smith), grandfather (to B. Parrett) Kent, England 0

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