Case file for United States vs. Ramón Rodríguez and Francisco Alviso, Agua Puerca y las Trancas (also called Hilotres, Herites, and Puerca de las Trancas) [Santa Cruz County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Micheltorena Oct. 31, 1843, to Ramon Rodriguez and Francisco Alviso; 1 league, by name. Claim filed by Ramon Rodriguez and Francisco Alviso April 30, 1852. Rejected by the Board Jan. 30, 1855. Confirmed by the District Court Feb. 18, 1857. Confirmed by the Supreme Court Feb. 20, 1860, by mandate. Patent issued to Ramon Rodriguez and Francisco Alviso Mar. 1, 1867, for 4,421.52 acres. This grant was originally made by Alvarado Oct. 12, 1837, to Maria Ilaria Buelna as Jarro or Tarro. It was denounced by Rodriguez and Alviso. The grant was called Hilotres or Herites, or Haro Agua Puerca de las Trancas. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 11 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 189, Expediente 324, Docket 209, 250 ND, GLO 206




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