Kinkaider

noun Kin·kaid·er \kinˈkādə(r)\

Definition of Kinkaider

plural

-s

  1. :  a settler on free land in Nebraska under terms of the Kinkaid Act in 1904 which allowed each bona fide settler 640 acres upon payment of a filing fee of 14 dollars the place Kinkaiders make their home and prairie chickens freely roam — Carl Sandburg

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Origin and Etymology of kinkaider

Moses P. Kinkaid †1922 American congressman + English -er


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