According to the Bureau of Land Management Records, Benjamin Howell and his son Thomas Jefferson Howell purchased and homesteaded land in Albritton Precinct, (Semmes).
Benjamin Howell paid cash for land in (1843) and (1845). Benjamin Homesteaded Land in (1877)and (1898).
Thomas J. Howell, purchased land for cash in (1860 )and (1888).Thomas homesteaded land in (1884) and (1889). ********* Please note you may go to the Bureau of Land Management for Homestead Records!