23 April 2012

Up From The Ground Came A Bubbling Pool.... Oil That Is...

Ida M. and J.R. Galloway
13 JUN 1894
15 Acres
Jefferson Township, Adams County, Indiana

These are oil & gas leases from Adams County, Indiana.  Although they don't contain any real genealogical information they do place ancestors in a place and time.  It does add a wee bit of color as it usually contains the signature(s) of the parties involved.

**Images supplied by Jim Cox, Co-Contributor Genealogy Frame of Mind

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