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 namesort descending 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
CFR0985 Download Application (PDF) Century Ranch Grant, Benjamin Franklin and Elijah Grant II Grant Creek ranch 1898 0.00 0.00 0 No Yes Part of the ranch was the homestead of Elijah Grant II in 1872 Yes
Purchased from Samuel D. Webb (section bought in 1898)
Lincoln
Harlan, Oregon
Grant, Sterling L.; Grant, Timothy M.; Grant, Terrie; Grant, Cathy No 4 barns still remain. Angora goats, Cattle, Sheep Bison, Cattle, Sheep, Angora... No
Tuesday, November 30, 1999 2000
Application; Statement of affirmation; Deed; Family history.
Yes Yes OHS Field Services Files great great grandson Adair Cty KY to Lone Jack, Boone, MS to Volcano, CA to Oregon 3
CFR0012 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Elliott, William H. 1858 0.00 0.00 0 Yes #40 No No
Benton
Greener, Irene Elliott No No
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Affidavit; Typewritten letters.
No Yes Mss 1604 great granddaughter 0
CFR0145 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Brown, Henry R. 1859 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Jackson
Bradshaw, Merton No Hay; Horses. At time of application: Hay;... No
Monday, November 30, 1964 1965
Application; Memo; Certification of ownership.
No Yes 0
CFR0293 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Davenport, Benjamin and Sarah 1854 0.00 0.00 0 Yes No No
Marion
In the Waldo Hills area.
Davenport, D. C. No Grass seed No
Current applicants owns 50 acres of original property.
Saturday, November 30, 1957 1958
Application; Notarized ownership document.
No Yes Mss 1604 son 0
CFR0425 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Halley, Benjamin 1864 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Union
6 miles NE of La Grande
Heyden, Henry M. (Mr. and Mrs.) No Yes. Wild hay, horses (The wild... Cattle, hay, grains. No
400 acres in original farm. 400 acres in present farm.
Sunday, November 30, 1969 1970
Application; Certification of ownership.
No Yes Mss 1604 granddaughter Missouri 0
CFR0564 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Elliott, Margaret F. 1882 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Tillamook
Landis, Elizabeth B. No no "When mother was married... "Not much - I am 87.... No
Thursday, November 30, 1995 1996
Application; List of deeds; Typewritten letters.
No Yes Mss 1604 granddaughter Nashville, Tennessee 2
CFR0565 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Pratt, Ira C. 1896 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Wallowa
7 1/2 miles E of Enterprise
Pratt, Norman L. No Homestead kitchen area. Beef and dairy cattle plus... Alfalfa, barley, pasture. No
5 room frame house was on land when Ira C. Pratt filed claim. There was a stable and out buildings.
Thursday, November 30, 1995 1996
Homestead certificate. Final affidavit required of homestead claimants. Homestead proof-testimony of claimant. Application; Statement form.
No Yes Mss 1604 great grandson Fredonia, Wilson County, Kansas 1
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
CFR0824 Download Application (PDF) Century Farm Powell, Franklin S. 1874 0.00 0.00 0 No No No
Polk
Powell, Wilmer D. No Unknown. Originally a salt... Wheat, hay, oats, sheep,... Wheat, barley, oats, hay,... No
320 acres in original farm. 200 acres in present farm. Farm divided once.
Friday, November 30, 1973 1974
Application; Certification of ownership.
No Yes Mss 1604 grandson Linn County, Oregon 2
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

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