Words nearby preemption
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The first pre-emption and entry of land was made in 1848, by Harmon Crandall, of Farmington.Fifty Years In The Northwest|William Henry Carman Folsom
At all events, the fellow will be too poor to exercise the pre-emption right, and of course must move off.The Wild Huntress|Mayne Reid
It was through the efforts of Senator Clay that the pre-emption laws, discriminating in favor of settlers, were enacted.Makers and Romance of Alabama History|B. F. Riley
Difficulties have occurred with pre-emption claimants in the same lands.
The pre-emption and homestead laws were passed for the benefit of the actual settlers of the country.Monopolies and the People|D. C. Cloud