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Title Plat and description of the claim of Domingo Fernandez for 300 acres on Amelia Island
Object Name Deed
Scope & Content Township 3 N, Range 28 & 29 E
Claim designated in Report 1 as Claim 95 (See State Papers Vol.4, pages 280, 294 and 426) and confirmed 16 August 1823 by Board of Commissioners appointed in pursuance of the Act of Congress the 8th of May 1822, entitled "An Act for ascertaining Claims and titles held within the Territory of Florida (See Statutes at Large, vol. 3, page 709).
Said claims are also confirmed by the Act of Congress of the 8th of February, 1827, entitled "An Act to provide for the confirmation and settlement of private land claims in East Florida and for other purposes." (See Statues at Large, Vol. 4, page 202)
diagram of claim
3 pages of details of the claim of Domingo Fernandez for 300 acres situated on Amelia Island in township 3 North of Range 28 & 29 East, sharing it connection with the lines of the adjoining public and private surveys and interference with the claim of Susannah Cashen. Based on survey of 1831 by Henry Washington and George Willis, deputy surveyors, with Robert Butler, Surveyor General of Florida, of the 31st of January 1831.
Catalog Number 1995.024.061
Collection AIMH
Accession number 1995.024
Caption Citrona Papers
Number of images 4
People Citrona
Fernandez, Domingo
Cashen, Susannah
Washington, Henry
Willis, George
Butler, Robert
Search Terms Land claims
Subjects Land
Classification Land description