Case file for United States vs. Bruno Bernal , Alisal (also called "Patrocinio") [Monterey County]. Includes transcript of the proceedings and related documents.
Granted by Figueroa June 26, 1834, to Feliciano and Mariano Soberanes; 1 ⅓ leagues, by name. Claim filed by Bruno Bernal Mar. 1, 1853, for ⅔ of the grant. Confirmed by the Board Jan. 23, 1855. Confirmed by the District Court Jan. 13, 1857; appeal dismissed Mar. 4, 1858. Patent issued to Bruno Bernal Aug. 9, 1866, for 5,941.12 acres. The patent is recorded in Salinas, Monterey County. No. 265 General Land Office map. The other third of this grant was to W.E.P. Hartnell; see 21, Alisal or Patrocino, 254 SD. Bowman, J.N. Index of the Spanish-Mexican private land grant records and cases of California, I, 020 (shelved as BANC MSS C-R 17, Bancroft Library).
Associated Case Numbers: Toma 22, Filed Expediente 46, Unclassified Expediente 313, Docket 264, 254 SD, GLO 267




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