Case file for United States vs. Isaac Graham and William Ware , Zayante (also called "Zayanta" or "Sayanta" or "Cyanthe") [Santa Cruz County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted (1) by Figueroa July 18, 1834, to Joaquín Buelna, (2) by Alvarado Sept. 20, 1839, to Francisco Mos, and (3) Apl. 22, 1841, to Juan José C. Majors; 0.5 leagues, by name. Claim filed by Isaac Graham and William Ware June 4, 1852. Confirmed by the Board June 26, 1855. Confirmed by the District Court Oct. 31, 1859, and Oct. 26, 1863. Confirmed by the Supreme Court Jan. 3, 1887, by mandate. Patent issued to Isaac Graham et al Aug. 19, 1870, for 2,658.21 acres. The patent survey shows an overlap of about 185 acres with Cañada del Rincon on the south. On Nov. 7, 1855, Graham purchased from Sainsevain the northern half league of Cañada del Rincon. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 874 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 34, Expediente 234, Docket 260, 342 ND, GLO 203




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