|Scan of original receipt for cemetery plot.|
Certificate of Ownership
Ames, Okla., May 1, 1916
This is to certify that J. D. Beebe has purchased of the Cimarron Valley Cemetery Trustees Lot W1/2 of 28 in Block 7, ND, in Cimarron Valley Cemetery for the sum of two dollars fifty cents, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, and it is further acknowledged that said purchaser is the owner of said property for the purposes of interment only. And the Cimarron Valley Cemetery Trustees obligate themselves to forever warrant and defend the title and peaceable possession of the same to J. D. Beebe, his heirs and assigns, on condition that the said cemetery land be used only for burying the dead, under provisions of the rules and regulations of said Trustees relating to cemeteries.
Given under the hand of the President and countersigned by the Clerk and under the official seal of said trustees this 1st day of May, AD 1916.
Countersigned George W. Sturgeon, Clerk, Board of Trustees and J. R. Durgan, President, Board of Trustees.