Case file for United States vs. Charles J. Brenham, Llano Seco [Butte and Glenn County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted (1) by Micheltorena July 26, 1844, for provisional occupancy, and (2) by Pico Oct. 4, 1845, both grants to Sebastian Kayser; 4 leagues, by name. Claim filed by Charles J. Brenham et al July 17, 1852. Rejected by the Board Sept. 25, 1855. Confirmed by the District Court May 26, 1857; appeal dismissed June 3, 1859. Patent issued to Charles J. Brenham et al June 18, 1860, for 17,767.17 acres. The patent is recorded in Oroville, Butte County, and in Colusa, No. 12 General Land Office map. In Butte County 17,467.17 acres; In Glenn County 300.00 acres. The changing course of the Sacremento River has thrown about 300 acres of this grant into Glenn County. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 361 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 296, Expediente 472, Docket 289, 398 ND, GLO 12




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