Case file for United States vs. Ignacio Palomares, San José [Los Angeles County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Alvarado (1) Apl. 15, 1837, to Ignacio Palomares and Ricardo Vijar, about 1.5, by name, and (2) Mar. 14, 1840, to Ignacio Palomares, Ricardo VIjar, and Luis Arenas, the above grant plus an additional league. On Feb. 12, 1846, the land was partitioned among the three grantees. Claim filed by Ignacio Palomares Sept. 26, 1852, for 2 leagues. Confirmed by the Board Jan. 31, 1854. Confirmed by the District Court Feb. 25, 1856; appeal dismissed Feb. 23, 1857. Patent issued to Henry Dalton, Ignacio Palomares, and Ricardo Vijar Dec. 4, 1875, for 4,430.64 acres. The patent is recorded in Los Angeles. No. 457 General Land Office map. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 706 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 58, Filed Expediente 75, Unclassified Expediente 124, Expediente 141, Docket 365, 122 SD, 121 SD, GLO 457




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