Place: Reserve

  • Place ID: R1450000
    Title: Jane Turner Wells Lime Kiln Reserve
  • Parent Place ID: 1
    Source: N/A
    Acreage: N/A
  • State: Indiana
    County: N/A
  • Royce Number: N/A
    Royce Map Title: N/A
  • Transcription:
    To Jane Turner Wells, a half-blooded Miami, one section of land, on the northwest side of the Wabash river, to commence on the west bank of said river, opposite the old lime kiln; thence, down the said river one mile and back for quantity.

Legal Category:
  • Requires President Approval to Sell
    Start Date: 10-06-1818

  • Apparently never surveyed. Sold to U.S. as a provision of the 1826 treaty.



1818 Treaty at St. Mary's

October 6, 1818

Articles of a treaty made and concluded, at St. Mary's, in the State of Ohio, between Jonathan Jennings, Lewis Cass, and Benjamin Parke, Commissioners of the United States, and the Miame nation of Indians. ARTICLE 1. The Miami nation of Indians cede to the United States the following tract of country: Beginning at the Wabash river, where the present Indian boundary line crosses the same, near the mouth of Raccoon creek; thence, up the Wabash river, to the reserve at its head, near Fort Wayne; ...

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