Case file for United States vs. José María Amador, San Ramón [Contra Costa and Alameda County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Figueroa (1) Jan. 22, 1834, 4 leagues, and (2) Aug. 14, 1835, an augmentation of 1,800 varas, to Jose Maria Amador; 4 leagues and 1,800 varas, by name. Claim filed by Jose Maria Amador Mar. 23, 1852. Confirmed by the Board Aug. 1, 1854. Confirmed by the District Court Jan. 14, 1856, and Mar. 8, 1862. Patent issued to Jose Maria Amador Mar. 18, 1865, for 16,516.95 acres. The patent is recorded in Oakland, Alameda County. No. 118 General Land Office map. In Contra Costa County 10,756.95 acres; in Alameda County 5,760.00 acres. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 751 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Título 44, Título 64, Expediente 80, Docket 128, 144 ND, GLO 118




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