John Niederhofer
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John Niederhofer (1857 - 1938)

Born in Galveston, Tx.map
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 29 Dec 2008
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He was buried in Pine Valley Cemetery, Texas.

The pdf to the right is a wonderful find in the General Land Office Archives for Walker County. It is field notes written by John Niederhofer(listed as John Nieberhofer in the archives) while applying for a homestead for a section of land along Boswell Creek east of Four Notch Road. The homestead claim was enabled by a law that allowed anyone in Texas to go and lay claim to unused land in the Public domain for the use of raising a family. What a fantastic concept. Our government should release property in the public domain for domestic development.



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