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    1837 Reynosa Civil Suit Documentation. Compilation of civil suit listings initiated in Reynosa, covering the dates from September to December 1837. 28pp., 8.5" x 12", with printed/embossed chapter heads. Disbound. These leaves, disbound from an unidentified tome, are lightly age-toned with rough, chipped edges and one large area of rodent damage at upper left corner. Generally very good condition.

    This interesting lot contains legal documentation of civil cases in the state, each listing the judge's opinion and disposition. Various important names and ranches are mentioned here, some of which are listed in Los Mesteños and other early Texas ranching records, including: Manuel de la Fuerte, Juan José Garza Galván, Alejandro Leal, Juan Gutierrez, Ignacio Gonzales, Vicente Parra, Francisco and José Antonio Guerra, Juan Castañeda, Ramón Carozos, Tomas Naronette, José María Cárdenas, Pedro Nuguerza, Manuel de la Viña, and many more. The cases range from disputes over inheritance, small claims regarding damage to property by livestock, repayment of debts, claims regarding thefts, land disputes, and more. From the Taking of Texas Collection.

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    June, 2008
    14th Saturday
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