Case file for United States vs. Sebastian Nuñez, Orestimba [Stanislaus and Merced County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Micheltorena Feb. 22, 1844, to Sebastian Nuñez; 6 leagues, by name. Claim filed by Sebastian Nuñez Feb. 12, 1852. Rejected by the Board Oct. 25, 1853. Confirmed by the District Court May 4, 1857, and Jan. 15, 1862. Appeal dismissed by the Supreme Court Feb. 26, 1858, by mandate, and the patent approved Apl. 18, 1864. Patent issued to Sebastian Nuñez July 30, 1863, for 26,666.39 acres. The patent is recorded in Modesto, Stanislaus County, and in Merced but without the surveyor's plat in either county. No. 105 General Land Office map. In Stanislaus County 17,284.60 acres; in Merced County 9,381.79 acres. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 542 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Expediente 347, Docket 35, 57 ND, GLO 105




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