Case file for United States vs. José Joaquín Ortega and Eduardo Stokes, Valle de Pamo (also called "Santa María) [San Diego County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Micheltorena Nov. 25, 1843, to Jose Joaquin Ortega and Eduardo Stokes; 4 leagues, by name. Claim filed by Jose J. Ortega et al Sept. 10, 1852. Rejected by the Board Sept. 19, 1854. Confirmed by the District Court Mar. 15, 1858. Cause dismissed by the Supreme Court May. 24, 1864, by mandate. Patent issued to Jose Joaquin Ortega et al July 30, 1872, for 17,708.85 acres. The patent is recorded in San Diego. No. 514 General Land Office map. This grant was also called Llano de Pamo. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 856 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 174, Expediente 325, Docket 332, 195 SD, GLO 514




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