Case file for United States vs. Jacob P. Leese, Huichica [Napa and Sonoma County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted (1) by Jimeno Oct. 26, 1841, for 2 leagues, and (2) by Micheltorena July 6, 1844 both grants to Jacob P. Leese; a total of 5.5 leagues, by name. Claim filed by Jacob P. Leese Apl. 6, 1852. Confirmed by the Board Apl. 22, 1853. Confirmed by the District Court Apl. 22, 1856; appeal dismissed Dec. 24, 1856. Patent issued to Jacob P. Leese Aug 3. 1859, for 18,704.04 acres. The patent is rcorded in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County. No. 72 General Land Office map. In Napa County 10,350.44 acres; in Sonoma County 8,353.60 acres. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 270 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 105, Toma 232, Expediente 246 Expediente 430, Docket 165, 50 ND, GLO 72




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