Case file for United States vs. Catalina M. de Munras, Laguna Seca (also called "Canadita") [Monterey County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Figueroa (1) May 18, 1833, and (2) Jan. 9, 1834, an Augmentation, to Catalina M. de Munras; a title of about 0.5 league, by name. Claim filed by Catalina M. de Munras Apl. 3, 1852. Confirmed by the Board Apl. 11, 1853. Confirmed by the District Court Feb. 20, 1856; appeal dismissed Feb. 24, 1857. Patent issued to Catalina M. de Munras Nov. 24, 1865, for 2,179.50 acres. That patent is recorded in Salinas, Monterey County. No. 276 General Land Office map. Cañadita and an augmentation in front of Laguna Seca had been granted provisionally Nov. 18, 1832, by the Monterey Ayuntamiento. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 306 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Expediente 77, Docket 155, 16 SD, GLO 276




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