Case file for United States vs. William D. M. Howard, San Mateo (also called "San Mateo de la Mission Dolores") [San Mateo County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Pico May 8, 1846, to Cayetano Arenas, according to the deed to William D. M. Howard Apl. 23, 1847; 2 leagues, by name. Claim filed by William D. M. Howard Feb. 7, 1853. Confirmed by the Board Sept. 18, 1855. Appeal dismissed by the District Court Apl. 6, 1857. Patent issued to the executors of William D. M. Howard Nov. 18, 1857, for 6,438.80 acres. The patent is recorded in Redwood City, San Mateo County. No. 149 General Land Office map. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 732 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Filed Expediente 123, Unclassified Expediente 233, Docket 559, 409 ND, 178 ND, GLO 149




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