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SECTION 17
Heirs of patriotic Indian
Real Property (RPP) CHAPTER 50, ARTICLE 2
§ 17. Heirs of patriotic Indian. The heirs of an Indian to whom real
property was granted for military services rendered during the war of
the Revolution may take and hold such real property by descent as if
they were citizens of the state at the time of the death of their
ancestors. A conveyance of such real property to a citizen of this
state, executed by such Indian or his heirs after March seventh,
eighteen hundred and nine, is valid, if executed with the approval of
the surveyor-general or state engineer and surveyor prior to January
first, nineteen hundred and twenty-seven, and thereafter with the
approval of the commissioner of transportation indorsed thereon.