Case file for United States vs. Guadalupe Castro and Juan José Castro, San Andrés [Santa Cruz County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted (1) by Arguello May 21, 1823, provisionally, and (2) by Figueroa Nov. 21, 1833, to Jose Joaquin Castro; 2 leagues, by name. Claim filed by Guadalupe Castro and Juan Jose Castro Feb. 9, 1853. Confirmed by the Board Feb. 7, 1854. Confirmed by the District Court Feb. 24, 1857, and May 18, 1867. Case remanded by the Supreme Court Jan. 16, 1863, by mandate. Patent issued to Guadalupe Castro and Juan Castro, executors, Jan. 31, 1876, for 8,911.53 acres. The patent is recorded in Santa Cruz. No. 219 General Land Office map. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 656 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Título 15, Expediente 133, Docket 566, 100 SD, GLO 219




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