Case file for United States vs. Dionisio Z. Fernandez, Máximo Z. Fernandez, Josiah Belden, and William R. Basham, Fernandez (also called "Land in Butte County") [Butte County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Pico June 12, 1846, to Dionisio Zenon Fernandez and Maximo Zenon Fernandez; 4 leagues, by description. Claim filed by Dionisio Z. Fernandez, Maximo Z. Fernandez, Josiah Belden, and William R. Basham Mar. 19, 1852. Confirmed by the Board July 17, 1855. Confirmed by the District Court Mar. 2, 1857; appeal dismissed Mar. 9, 1857. Patent issued to Dionisio Z. Fernandez et al Oct. 14, 1857, for 17,305.84 acres. The patent is recorded in Oroville, Butte County. No. 15 General Land Office map. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 242 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Filed Expediente 20, Docket 109, 377 ND, GLO 15




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