Case file for United States vs. Emigdio Vejar, Boca de la Playa ("Boca de San Juan") [Orange County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Pico May 7, 1846, in fee, to Emigdio Vejar; 1.5 league, by name. Claim filed by Emigdio Vejar Nov. 12, 1852. Confirmed by the Board Mar. 14, 1854. Appeal dismissed by the District Court Feb. 1, 1858. Patent issed to Emigdio Vejar Mar. 1, 1879, for 6,607.37 acres. The patent is recorded in Los Angeles; this copy omits the day and month of 1879 when it was signed by President Hayes. No. 502 General Land Office map. The Toma citation of Apl. 18, 1845, implies a provisional grant of that date. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 053 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 265, Expediente 445, Docket 482, 146 SD, GLO 502




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