Case file for United States vs. José W. Revere, San Geronimo (also called "Cañada de San Geronimo and Satracotchoa) [Marin County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Micheltorena Feb. 12, 1844, to Rafael Cacho; about 2 leagues, by description. Claim filed by Jose W. Revere Feb. 22, 1853. Confirmed by the Board Feb. 13, 1855. Confirmed by the District Court June 26, 1858. Patent issued to Jose W. Revere April 4, 1860, for 8,701.00 acres. This grant was also called Satracotchoa by the Indians. The Toma entry implies that there was a previous grant and that this was an augmentation. Only a few of the court papers are in the case. The Board transcript has been lost but is now replaced by a photostat copy from Washington, in 1938. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 691 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 203, Expediente 343, Docket 667, 283 ND, GLO 39




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