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Title Abstract of Title to The North Half (N1/2) of Lots 14 and 15, Block 137, Fernandina, Nassau County, Florida. (401 S. Sixth Street)
Object Name Abstract
Scope & Content Abstract of Title to The North Half (N1/2) of Lots 14 and 15, Block 137, Fernandina, Nassau County, Florida
Certificate of Fernandina Title and Abstract Co., Inc. signed by Mabel Moore and G. Burgen (President)
Abstract of Title
Item No. 1: Map of lots in Block 137.
Item No. 2: Further description of Lots 14 and 15 and Section 23 (Domingo Fernandez grant).
Item No. 3: Map of Fernandina 1857 showing subdivision of Block 137 as in Item 1.
Item No. 4: Plat of City of Fernandina 1887 showing subdivision of Block 137 as in Item 1.
Item No. 5: Plat of the City of Fernandina 1901. Signed by Florida Town Imporvement Company by Samuel A. Swann, Resident Manager and Ap. P. Murphy of Fernandina Dock and Realty Company. Plat shows Block 137 to be subdivided into Lots 1 to 16.
Item No. 6: Claimant, Domingo Fernandez, original claimant widow and heirs of W. Jordine Royal Patent (July 8, 1807). Conceeded by Governor White fo r300 acres at Myrtle Grove, Amelia Island, under royal order dated 1790.
Item No. 7: Bernado Jose Seque in 1814 (attorney for widow of William Jordine) conveyed land to Domingo Fernandez.
Item No. 8: Certificate of conveyance March 31, 1876 signed by President U. S. Grant, D. C. Cone, Secretary, C. W. Holcomb, Recorder of General Land Office.
Item No. 9: Last Will and Testament of Mary Fernandez dated November 25, 1842.
Item No. 10: John L. Villalonga (executor of estate of Mary Fernandez) sale of interest of minor, Julius A. Villalonga.
Item No. 11: Petition of George Stewart by his attorney, McQueen McIntosh to see interest of his wife and her children to lands on Amelia Island.
Item No. 12: Oath by Felix Livington (editor of the "News") that Stewart and Villalonga published notices.
Item No. 13: Certification (by George C. Powers and Judge Thomas Douglas) that notices were published.
Item No. 14: Judge Tho. Douglas appointed Felix Livingston as Special Master.
Item No. 15: Felix Livingston showed sum offered is fair price.
Item No. 16: Oath of Livingston that he will faithfully perform the duties of Special Master.
Item No. 17: Affadavit of George S. Seton (a witness) that be believes $5,400 paid by Joseph Finegan to John Villalonga (guardian etc.) for lands Pine Island and Yellow Bluff Plantation is a fair price.
Item No. 18: Affadavit of John M. Pons as in Item No. 17.
Item No. 19: Supplementary affadavit of John M. Pons
Item No. 20: Affidavit of Stephen D. Fernandez
Item No. 21: Circuit Court order of instructions to Felix Livingston
Item No. 22: Felix Livingston recommends paying John M. Pons $4500.
Item No. 23: John M Pons swears to location of Yellow Bluff Plantation.
Item No. 24: Affadavit of Stephen D. Fernandez.
Item No. 25: Affadavit of James T. O'Neill as to value of land.
Item No. 26: George Stewart, guardian of four minor Stewart children empowered to sell tracts of land for $1903. to Bellechasse and Finegan.
Item No. 27: Bond of John L Villalonga to sell interest of Julius A. and Leonilla D. Villalonga.
Item No. 28: Order to sell Villalonga land to Bellechasse and Finegan.
Item No. 29: Bond of George Stewart as guardian of his children.
Item No. 30: Conveyance Stewart to Bellechasse and Finegan
Item No. 31: Conveyance Villalonga to Bellechasse & Finegan
Item No. 32: Conveyance Stewart to Bellechasse and Finegan
Item No. 33: Conveyance Villalonga to Bellechasse & Finegan
Item No. 34 Conveyance Villalonga to Bellechasse & Finegan
Item No. 35: Conveyance Stewart to Bellechasse and Finegan
Item No. 36: Conveyance Bellechasse and Finegan to Law
Items No. 37-41: Various conveyances George Law, David L Yulee, Florida Railroad Company.
Items No. 42-43: Acts of General Assembly of State of Florida
Item No. 44: Trust deed to James T. Soutter and John McRae
Total of 77 Items
Catalog Number 2014.019.001
Collection AIMH
Accession number 2014.019
Caption Abstract of Title 401 S. 6th St.
Number of images 20
People Bellechasse
Cone, D. D.
Douglas, Thomas (Judge)
Fernandez, Domingo
Fernandez, Mary
Fernandez, Stephen D.
Finegan, Joseph
Grant, Ulyses S.
Holcomb, C. W.
Jordine, William
Lang, Mary P. L.
Law, George
Livingston, Felix
McIntosh, McQueen
Moore, Mabel
Murphy, A. P.
O'Neill, James T.
Pons, John M.
Powers, George C.
Seque, Bernado Jose
Seton, George S.
Stewart, DeWitt Clinton
Stewart, E. Tracey
Stewart, George
Stewart, Walter
Swann, Samuel A.
Villalonga, John L.
Villalonga, Julius A.
Villalonga, Julius A.
Villalonga, Leonilla D.
White (Gov.)
Dickerson, Edward N.
Dickerson, Mary Caroline
Hernandez, Frank E.
Hernandez, Mellanie T.
Moore, Frances Louise
Moore, Shela Marie
Moore, Evelyn L.
Search Terms American State Papers
Jordine Royal Patent
Myrtle Grove (Amelia Island)
Block 137
Fernandina Title and Abstract Co., Inc.
Florida Town Improvement Company
Circuit Court of Nassau Company
Ocean City
Citrona
Cashen Grant
General Land Office
Pine Island
Yellow Bluff Settlement (Plantation)
Yellow Bluff Plantation
Eliza Plantation
Louisa Plantation
News (newspaper)
Lots 14 and 15, Block 137
401 S. Sixth Street
Subjects Land
Classification Land transfer