Case file for United States vs. Jacob P. Leese, Punta de Pinos [Monterey County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted (1) by Figueroa May 13, 1833, to Jose Maria Armenta, and (2) regranted by Micheltorena Oct. 4, 1844, to Jose Morego; about ⅓ of a league, by name and description. Claim filed by Jacob P. Leese et al Sept. 22, 1852. Confirmed by the Board June 13, 1854, and Feb. 8, 1855. Confirmed by the District Court June 13, 1862. Cause dismissed by the Supreme Court Jan. 12, 1865, by mandate. Patent issued to Henry de Graw et al Nov. 19, 1880, for 2,666.51 acres. The patent is recorded in Salinas, Monterey County. No. 279 General Land Office map. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 608 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Expediente 37, 402, Docket 353, 169 SD, GLO 279




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