A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
1825 · The Crimes Act
The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
South German and Swiss German:1. probably from a topographic name for someone living near an enclosure, i.e. a fenced plot such as an orchard, from Middle High German bīzūne ‘enclosure’. 2. habitational name from a place named with this word, in particular one near Balingen, Württemberg. 3. Americanized spelling of Bütz(e) ( see Butz 2).