Mortgage Papers of John Christen, son-in-law of Tobias Ambre OHMER

I’m not sure WHAT these papers mean, but there are about 10 or 15 other ones listed in some books labeled “Chattel Mortgages.”  It seems that John Christen owned a sawmill, and bought the lumber rights to several tracts of land in and around Napoleonville.  The land described here is believed to be the same […]

Naturalization Papers of Tobias Ambre Ohmer

Naturalization Papers of Tobias Ambre OHMER 8 March, 1892 Transcribed by Joel A. Ohmer The United States of America State of Louisiana – Assumption Parish Before me, the undersigned  authority, personally came and appeared Tobias Ohmar, to me well-known, who upon  oath declared and said = I am over twenty-one years of age complete, having been […]