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Registers of land-offices-
To be appointed for Lawrence county, Arkansas

322
To be appointed for Alabama and Illinois
Duties of, under certain relief laws

337, 343
Duties of, under laws confirming titles

469
To be appointed for Mississippi

345
To be appointed for Illinois

350, 523
To be appointed for Indiana

351
To be appointed for Florida

364
To be appointed for Michigan

368
Appointed for Lexington, Missouri

371
To be appointed for Arkansas

501
To be appointed for Alabama

503
To be appointed for Michigan

541
Penalty upon, for false information

555
To be appointed for Cherokee and Chickasaw lands

614
Registers and receivers of certain districts-
To act as superintendents of sales

189
To direct the survey and location of certain confirmed titles

353
To decide on conflicting claims

353
To receive and record evidences of title in Louisiana

365
To decide upon titles

319, 430
To issue certificates of confirmed or recognised claims

320
To reside at the places where land-offices are located

481
To decide upon pre-emption claims

581
Relief to the purchasers of public lands by SURREX DER OF LANDS-
Sufererers by earthquakes to locate other lands

255
To purchasers, generally

335, 342, 369, 375, 433
To the purchasers of public lands-
By release of interest

336, 343, 369, 412
By allowing a credit on the purchase of other lands for the amount paid
on forfeited lands

439, 440
By granting them the right of pre-emption to forfeited lands

459, 433
To purchasers of town-lots

484
By allowing them to apply any payments for lands forfeited or relinquished
to the purchase of other lands

507
To the purchasers of public lands BY EXTENSION OF TIME OF PAYMENT_171, 178, 196,
204, 208, 224, 229, 235, 247, 254, 269, 303, 311, 323, 336, 343, 369, 396,

411, 412
To purchasers of public lands By DEDUCTING A PORTION OF THE DEBT DUE-336, 343,

369, 376, 411, 459
To purchasers of public lands BY THE SUNRENDER OF PURCHASES- -335, 342, 369, 376
Religion, reservation for

purposes
of

25, 31
The reservation for, in Ohio, to be sold, and the proceeds appro-

priated
Reservation, from sale, of land contiguous to the Miami road

513

361
Of certain lots in St. Augustine

501
Reservations of public lands-

From sale
For schools

13, 25, 31, 106, 260, 263, 270
For refugees

16
For Christian Indians

16, 391, 416
For religion

25, 31, 513
For university

25
For military bounties of continental army

28
For the use of the ancient settlers on the Mississippi

31
Reservations of salt and hot-springs and contiguous land 52, 107, 260, 262, 156, 494
For military bounties and United Brethren, set apart

55
For limitation for claims, to be located

61
May be leased
Of salt-springs, for Ohio

85
For officers and soldiers of Virginia line

- 103, 220, 300
For seminary of learning

107, 183, 193, 260, 270, 305
For the Delaware Indians

161-sold, 332

13, 342

77, 269

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Reservation ordered to be sold, with the exception of school-lands and salt-springs

163, 502
For support of salt-works

199
For the location of land-claims in Illinois -

245, 257
For naval timber

284, 334
For the Creek Indians, located

289
For the Creeks, to be purchased hy the United States, and disposed of

307, 565
For schools in Indiana

347
For the Christian Indians

394
To Wyandot Indians

400
For schools in Missouri, to be sold

479
For salt-springs in Illinois, authorized to be sold

484, 491
The sections reserved through which the Florida canal may pass

486
Salt and hot-springs in Arkansas, with contiguous lands

494
In cases where claimed by individuals

495
Indian, the reversionary interest of the United States in certain, relin-
quished

472, 473
Indian, in Ohio, directed to be sold

510
Creek Indians, directed to be sold

565
Military, in Detroit, and sold

502
At Fort Jackson, Alabama, to be sold

511
Of lands on the Wabash canal

532, 578
Under Choctaw treaty

563, 568
From pre-emption rights

572
Restrictions upon the States, on the subject of lands

216
Rivers and streams, to be public highways 54, 56, 98, 107, 187, 195, 216, 310, 365

And waters, emptying into the Mississippi and the gulf of Mexico,

to be common highways, and exempt from toll, tax, or duty - 202, 216, 286
Roads, to Ohio, &c., provision for

86
Three per cent. of land-sales in Ohio appropriated to

89
Five per cent. of proceeds of lands appropriated to, in Louisiana

187
And canals, five per cent of proceeds of public lands appropriated for,
by compacts with Indiana and Mississippi

267, 236
Leading to Illinois, two-fifths of proceeds of lands in Illinois appropri-
ated to

302
And canals, and improving water-courses: five per cent. of proceeds of
public lands appropriated to, in Alabama

309
And canals, five per cent. of proceeds of public lands in Missouri appro-
priated to

321
From the lower rapids of the Miami, land appropriated for

360
Indiana authorized to locate a, from the Ohio river tu lake Michigan

426, 485
From Columbus to Sandusky, lands granted for

431, 435

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Sac and Fox Indians : The reversionary interest of the United States to certain
lands relinquished to the half-breeds of -

533
Salus of public lands-
To Manassah Cutler and Winthrop Sargent

26
To the State of Pennsylvania

29, 41
To George Morgan and his associates

29
To John Cleves Symmes and others

44, 46
To Ebenezer Zane
Suspended, (See Settlers.)

134
Extended

160
Ordered 161, 166, 168, 172, 176, 182, 183, 184, 192, 194, 254, 260, 272,

273, 274, 277, 288, 294, 297, 304, 305, 306, 307, 314, 331, 332,

345, 351, 364, 370, 403, 501, 510, 511, 513, 578, 579
Directions concerning

164
For town sites

188, 521, 522
Confirmation of certain sales

223
Sale of town lots

532
To certain emigrants from France, for the cultivation of the vine and
olive

287, 344, 512

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Sales of public lands-
Of lots in Gnadenhutten

393
Of salt-springs and reserved lands in Ohio, authorized

401
Void, purchasers indemnified

402
Informal, confirmed

550
In Mississippi, made valid

416
The State of Illinois authorized to sell certain reservations for salt-
springs

484
Missouri authorized to sell seminary and salt-spring lands

491
Of certain Creeks confirmed

565
Made by the Governor of Arkansas confirmed

568
Saline, near the Wabash, authorized to be leased

269
Salt-springs, with a portion of land, reserved from sale

52, 107, 276
Reserved for the people of Ohio
To be worked or leased on the Wabash

99
Reservation of, from sale

142, 262
The President authorized to lease

158
Compact with Indiana in relation to

267
In Illinois granted to the State

301, 447
In Alabama granted to the State

309
In Missouri granted to the State

321, 372
And lands in Ohio may be sold

401
In Missouri, to be sold

456
In Illinois, the reservations for, authorized to be sold

484
In Missouri, authorized to be sold with lands

491
In Arkansas, with contiguous land reserved from sale and leased hy
the Governor

494
Salt-works, lands reserved for

199
Sandusky, town site at the lower rapids of, to be divided into lots and sold

272
Schools, public reservations for 13, 25, 85, 97, 142, 147, 148, 166, 184, 260, 276, 301,

309, 314, 321, 346, 347
Special appropriations of land for, in Ohio

88
Special provision for, in Tennessee

136
Certain unclaimed commons and lots appropriated to

216, 270
Authority to lease lands reserved for, in Mississippi

250
Lands secured for, in Indiana

267, 547
Sections substituted for the 16th, where pre-emption rights interfere

313
Sections granted to Missouri in lieu of the 16th sections

372
Lots appropriated for the use of, in the town of Gnadenhutten
Additional grants for the use of

391

414
The county of Lawrence, Mississippi, authorized to select a section
for, in lieu of 16th section

477
Town lots and commons in Missouri reserved for, to be sold

479
Lands in Alabama and Mississippi reserved for

556
School lands, Ohio authorized to sell

406
In Florida may be leased

420
Alabama authorized to sell

428
Indiana authorized to sell

443
When entered or disposed of, other lands in Arkansas may be substituted 472
In Florida, disposition of the fund arising from their sale

510
Seats of justice, the right of pre-emption to certain lands granted for the pur-

383
Lands authorized to be entered for Peoria, Illinois

517
Land granted to Cherokee county, Alabama, for

578
Seat of Government-
For Alabama, land granted for

305, 310
For Mississippi, land granted for

308
For Indiana, quarter sections allowed to be located for

311
For Illinois, land granted for

315, 339
For Missouri, land granted for

321
For Florida

377
Seminaries of learning-

Reservation for - 107, 142, 183, 193, 260, 267, 302, 308, 310, 365, 415, 427
Lands may be selected in Missouri for, and the title vested in the State 419

poses of

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Seminaries of learning-
In Florida, their location

420
Lands appropriated for, in Arkansas

427
Lands selected for, in Alabama

446
Lands appropriated for, in Arkansas, to be sold for the erection of
buildings

517
Disposition of those in Arkansas not sold

517
Lands appropriated for, in Wisconsin

571
Seminary lands-
May be leased

420
In Illinois may be surrendered and others chosen

486
In Missouri authorized to be sold

491
In Florida to be sold

548
Settlements on the public domain, obtained from Indians or others, except the

United States, void
Unauthorized, on the public lands, prohibited

17, 114, 157, 523
Settlers, unauthorized, on the public lands, removed by military force

18
At post St. Vincent's, their claims confirmed

37
At Vincennes and the Illinois country, donations to

37, 41
At Galliopolis, grants to

48
In Louisiana, the rights of reserved or recognised

114, 138
Illegal, in Louisiana, subject to fine and imprisonment

114
Additional time afforded, to exhibit proof of settlement

134
On public lands, permitted to remain under certain conditions

157
Unauthorized, on public lands, removable by the President, and pun-
ished by fine, &c

158
Pre-emptions granted to

162
In Mississippi, reservations for their use

165
Further time allowed to, to bring in their claims

219
In Illinois, claiming a right of pre-emption, to cause their application
to be registered

226
On a tract reserved, provision for

- 245, 257, 271
On lands of the United States, permitted to remain as tenants at will,
and on certain conditions -

263, 264, 292, 303
In Louisiana, Missouri, and Illinois, the pre-emption rights already
granted extended to other lands

281
Conflicting claims of, how adjusted

282
In Florida, their titles recognised

363
What shall constitute

374
Donations to, in Florida

381
Provisions in favor of, to secure to all their improvements

408, 494
On school lands, entitled to pre-eniption in other lands

408
Donations to, in Mississippi, upon proof of habitation and cultivation

468
Pre-emption rights granted to

473, 575
Assignments of pre-emption rights to be valid

492
The right of pre-emption granted to those whose private claims are
rejected

506
Further time granted to, to establish their pre-emption claims

5!1, 521
At Fort Jackson, allowed pre-emption rights

511
Act granting pre-emptions to, revived in Florida

525
Seven Nutions of Indians, contracts between, and the State of New York

611
Shawneetown, a tract of land at, divided into town lots and sold

177, 236
Silver-mines, on public lands, one-third of reserved for the U. States, (repealed,)

13
Six Nations of Indians, contract between, and the State of New York

603
Slavery and involuntary servitude, in the Northwestern Territory, prohibited

24
Slaves, fugitive, in the Northwestern Territory, may be reclaimed and reconveyed

24
South Carolina, cession by

592
Spain, regulations of, for the allotment of lands

596
Treaty stipulation with

599
Squatters on public lands, warned

17
States, new, how to be formed

8, 9, 10
Provision for their incorporation into the Union

23, 24
Number to be formed in the Northwestern Territory

23
St. Anne, corporation of, grant to

400
St. Augustine, the commons of, confirmed to the city

421
Lots in, reserved from sale

501

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St. Augustine, lots and other property in, to be sold

509
Lot (hospital) granted to

502
Sl. Ilclena, land office at

318
St. Mark's, public land divided into town lots at, and soli

521
Stock, issued in favor of purchasers of Mississippi lands, from the State of Georgia 238, 261
Streams, navigable, to be public highways

54, 56, 98, 107, 187, 195, 216, 310, 365
Not navigable, to be common to their conterminous proprietors

54, 56
Superintendents of public sales, compensation allowed to

77, 162, 260, 273
Registers and receivers of certain districts to act as

189
Surveyor, the office of principal deputy, east of New Orleans, abolished

489
To be appointed for lands in Florida

- 357, 364, 377
Compensation of

364
(f public lands for the State of Arkansas

498
Of public lands for the State of Alabama

373
Of lands south of Tennessec, lo be appointed by the President

96, 98
Compensation of

117, 320
Further powers to

127, 210, 269, 320
To appoint deputies

141
Required to perform certain duties

489
l'or the Virginia military land district, to be appointed

45?
Of public lands in the Territories of Illinois and Missouri, his appoint-
inent authorized

278
Duties of

278
Compensation of

278
Of public lands in Wisconsin Territory

570
Of lands, for the norihern part of Mississippi, to be appointed

28s
Duties and compensation of

288, 305
For Florida, to be appointeri

377
Of lands in Florida, duties of

422, 423
Surreyors, by whom appointed

11
Their duties prescribed

II, 34
'Their conipensation

ll, 34, 54
l'rinciples for their direction
To survey military revolutionary bounty lands

34
Deputy, to be appointed, and duties of

110, 490
Fees of deputy surveyors

110
To perforin certain duties connected with the preservation of timber
for naval purposes

334
To be protected by penal enactments and force in the prosecution

of their surveys
Surr:yor General, appointed for Northwest Territory

50
His duties prescribed

50, 51, 71
Viis compensation $2,000 per annum

54
To return plats to registers

71
Alay lease reservations
Powers and duties of, in regard to purchasers under John C. Symmes 82, 87
Powers of, extended

104, 133
Additional duties prescribed

133, 134, 167, 296, 359, 397, 398
To give bond

348
Term of office limited to two years

348
Appointed for Louisiana

489
Authorized to appoint deputies

490
His salary and fees

490
O Mice of, south of Tennessec, to be kept at Jackson, Mississippi

519
Appointed for Louisiana

452
Surrrys, commenced

Direction respecting meridianal lines
directions respecting the boundary lines of townships and subdivision
into sections

60, 104, 109, 119, 254
Coast, bays, waters, and inlets

143
Of private claims in Louisiana

155
Directions respecting the mode

491
Ordered
180, 183, 190, 193, 218, 232, 244, 248, 256, 272, 275, 276,

305, 332, 359, 372, 472
Deviation from the ordinary mode

190, 379

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