Case file for United States vs. José A. de la Guerra, Alamos [Santa Barbara County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Alvarado Mar. 9, 1839, to Jose A. de la Guerra y Carrillo; by diseño and by name, estimated at about 11 leagues. Claim filed by Jose A. de la Guerra y Carrillo Sept. 7, 1852. Confirmed by the Board Jan. 17, 1854. Confirmed by the District Court Mar. 7, 1856; appeal dismissed Feb. 5, 1857. Patent issued to Jose A. de la Guerra y Carrillo Sept. 12, 1872, for 48,803.38 acres. The patent is recorded in Santa Barbara. No 358 General Land Office map. This grant was also called Alamitos. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 016 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 5, Expediente 132, Docket 324, 83 SD, GLO 358




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