Case file for United States vs. Vicente Cordero et al, Cruces [Santa Barbara County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted (1) by Chico July 12, 1836, provisionally, and (2) by Alvarado May 11, 1837, to Miguel Cordero; almost 2 leagues, by name. Claim filed by Vicente Cordero et al Oct. 11, 1879, in connection with an act of Congress of June 19, 1878. Confirmed by the District Court Aug. 31, 1880. Patent issued to Vicente Cordero et al July 7, 1883, for 8,512.81 acres. The patent is recorded in Santa Barbara. No. 549 General Land Office map. Jimeno's Index, 68, 137 and Drake's Unclaimed Grants, 68, gave the date of this grant as July 12, 1836. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 187 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Expediente 38, Expediente 137, 430 ND, GLO 549




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