Case file for United States vs. Fulgencio Higuera, Agua Caliente [Alameda and Santa Clara County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted (1) by Gutierrez Oct. 13, 1836, to Antonio Suñol and (2) by Alvarado Apl. 4, 1839, to Fulgencio Higuera; 2 leagues, by name. Claim filled by Fulgencio Higuera Feb. 27, 1852. Confirmed by the Board Feb. 14, 1854. Appeal dismissed by the District Court Nov. 24, 1856. Patent issued to Fulgencio Higuera Apl. 17, 1858 for 9,563.87 acres. The patent is recorded in Oakland, Alameda County, and San Jose, Santa Clara County. No. 136 General Land Office map. In Alameda County, 8,206.61 acres; in Santa Clara County, 1,357.26 acres. Decisions; Dept. of Interior, IX,445, Oct. 4, 1889. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 002 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 7, Expediente 125, Unclassified Expediente 99, Docket 78, 133 ND, GLO 136




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