Title View Application Award Type Original Owner Name of farm or ranch Year of Property Acquisition Original Acreage Current Acreagesort descending 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 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
CFR0063 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Marquam, Alfred 1846 0.00 0.00 0 Yes No No
Clackamas
Marquam, Ross (Mr. and Mrs.); Marquam, Omar (Mr. and Mrs.) No No
"On Application letter: Clerk Records, Book M/365 Patent-Dated 1878, Dept. of Interior has witness affidavits back to 1846 therefore it is continuous ownership."
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Handwritten letter
No Yes Mss 1604 0
CFR0426 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Glenn, Tobert T. 1868 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Union
McKenzie, Clyde H. (Mr. and Mrs.) No yes Hogs, cattle, hay, wheat,... Cattle, wheat, barley, oats,... No
160 acres in original farm. 860 acres in present farm.
Sunday, November 30, 1969 1970
Application; Certification of ownership; Farm history; Photographs.
No Yes Mss 1604 daughter Wapello, Iowa 2
CFR0775 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Thompson, Alexander 1868 0.00 0.00 0 Yes Rice and Jane Dunbar DLC No No
Marion
Thompson, James H. No no Fine Fescue, wheat, cattle. No
323 1/2 acres in original farm. 112 acres in present farm. Farm divided once.
Sunday, November 30, 1975 1976
Application; Certification of ownership.
No Yes Mss 1604 grandson New Jersey 2
CFR0343 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Stout, Lewis 1852 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Marion
No No
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
No No 0
CFR0695 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Martindale, Alston Martindale Century Farm 1853 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Douglas
Bright, Harold No no Cattle, horses, hogs, poultry... Different hay crops, gardens... No
320 acres in original farm. 40 acres in present farm. Farm divided 6 times. Donated 1 acre for cemetary. Built fort agains Indian attacks. Ran stage station from home. Alston was postmaster for the Valley from 1879-1898.
Sunday, November 30, 1975 1976
Application; Certification of ownership.
Yes Yes Mss 1604 granddaughter Switerland County, Indiana 2
CFR1035 Smith, James A. 1878 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Linn
No No
Friday, November 30, 1979 1979
No No 0
CFR0261 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Looney, Anthony S. 1865 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Linn
No Original house burned in 1898... wheat, oats, hay, orchard,... rye grass, orchard grass,... No
Monday, November 30, 1964 1965
Application; Certification of ownership; Route slip; Handwritten note.
No Yes Mss 1604 grandson Missouri 3
CFR0613 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Wyss, Gottlieb and Susann 1898 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Tillamook
Lucas, Vern A.; Lucas, Lorraine Wyss No Dairy Dairy No
"Susann Bauman Wyss and Gottlieb came to the US with 14 children. He died 15 months after coming here. She later married a neighbor by the name of Kock (pronounced Cook). They had three children." See update for source.
Sunday, November 30, 1997 1998
Application; Statement form; Deed; Typewritten letter of approval.
No Yes OHS Field Services Files Germany Germany 0
CFR0953 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Wenger, Rudolph 1889 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Yamhill
Chapman, Norman; Chapman, Betty No House built in 1908-1912. Hay, cattle. No
Thursday, November 30, 1989 1990
Application; Statement form; Handwritten letters; Typewritten letters; Deed.
No Yes Mss 1604 granddaughter Switzerland 1
CFR0954 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Belt, George C. 1890 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Yamhill
5 miles NW of Yamhill
Beltview Farms, Inc. No no Wheat, hops, cattle. Wheat, oats, alfalfa, corn,... No
Thursday, November 30, 1989 1990
Application; Statement form; Deed; Typewritten letter.
No Yes Mss 1604 Sac County, Iowa 0

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