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  • 1767-1963 (Creation)


35 Folders

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Notes on distances from San Ygnacio Subdivision, Corralitos Subdivision and Dolores Subdivision to the Webb-Zapata County line as per map of Webb County Surveyor, Notes made, June 23, 1947. 1962.

Sketch of a 1910 map of about 800 acres of the "Comunidad de Dolores" including the Dolores Ranch site.

Sketch of a 6,000 acre tract of land set aside to Juan Vidaurri in a compromised judgment, 1915.

Blueprint of the Partition of the San Ygnacio Subdivision of the José Vasquez Borrego Grant in 1896.

Permission given by Mercurio Martinez to Hilario Arambula for use of part of a lot in San Ygnacio, 1961.

Geneaology and land transactions of the Dolores Subdivision of the Jose Vasquez Borrego Grant, being the common source of the heirs of Cosme Martinez and Juan Vidaurri in the case of Enrique Martinez, et. al., vs. María Vidaurri, 1962.

Genealogy of Mercurio Martinez on his mother's side, 1961.

Copy of oil and gas lease of La Selva and Casa Verde Pastures from Mercurio Martinez, Lessor, to Wynn W. Miller, Lessee, 1962-1966.

Combination of Hon. Robert Lee Bobbitt's big safe stored with Fire Chief Renken in Laredo and letter from Bobbitt to Mercurio Martinez, February 19, 1962.

Last will and testament of Proceso Martinez, Sr. and genealogy, January 7, 1934.

Copy of La Trinidad Ranch grazing lease, Mercurio Martinez, Jr., Lessor to Donnell and Van Cleve Cattle Company, April 1, 1967.

Field notes of La Selva, Casa Verde and Las Cabras Pastures, Zapata County, and a receipt, October 10, 1957 March 13, 1934

Translation from Spanish to English of the last will and testament of Erasmo Flores Martinez, July 29, 1949.

Copies of memoranda and notes describing properties of Atenedoro Ancira, Laredo, 1962.

Copy of a report made by Mercurio Martinez to O. W. Lucas concerning the costs of constructing a stone house in Zapata, Texas in 1910 or earlier, August 25, 1953.

Copies of the translation from Spanish to English of certain Testamentary Proceedings of the Last Will and Testament of Erasmo Flores Martinez, deceased, filed in the Court of First Instance, Civil Branch of the Records thereof, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México, April, 1962.

Copy of Power of Attorney from Efigenia C. de Martinez to Nicolaz P. Hernandez, 1962.

Copy of an agreement between Cristóbal M. Martinez and Manuel Ramos to keep the gates of San Andres Ranch under lock, 1962.

Copies of documents related to a spinach-growing agreement and vesting of power of attorney, 1924.

Copy of a list of parcels of land known as Campo Santo in the vicinity of San Ygnacio affected by the construction of Falcon Dam, 1962.

Copy of the judgement in Case No. 2832, Bacilio Vidaurri vs. A. M. Bruni, District Court, Webb County, Texas, Mercurio Martinez's ranch, El Recuerdo, was excepted in the judgement. 1915.

Certified copy of a Spanish deed transferring the upper 1/4 of the Dolores Subdivision of the José Vasquez Borrego Grant from Antonina Vidaurri to Cosme Martinez, August 20, 1858.

List of maps in the Iron Safe in Mercurio Martinez's breakfast room, June 5, 1952.

Note on the location of genealogies of principal families of Laredo, May 30, 1962.

Copy of a statement in reference to the lane leading from the Laredo-Zapata State Highway to San Jose Ranch, Zapata County, May 31, 1962.

Correspondence and a short history of the old haciendas of Dolores, Corralitos and San Ygnacio founded about 1750 by José Vasquez Borrego, by Mercurio Martinez, 1962.

Copy of judicial partition of Jesús Martinez Gonzalez lands in Zapata County, sketch map and notes, concerning Mercurio Martinez's right-of-way- in a lane. 1925; 1962,

Notice from Mercurio Martinez to his executor on trustee concerning a road leading to El Recuerdo ranch in Zapata County, 1962.

Copy of the last will of Tirsa Garcia de Martin, widow of Raymond Martin, April 7, 1910.

Copy of" Types of Supporting Documentary Evidence for Delayed Registrations of Birth,"Bureau of Vital Statistics, Texas Department of Health, Austin, Texas.

Rule for counting the number of gallons of water contained in a barrel or round water trough.

Correspondence, notes and maps concerning the partition of a 600 acre tract in Webb County, Texas, 1962.

Copy of a statement and other information in reference to a Judgement of the Partition of Porción 51, Webb County, Texas, 1962.

A letter and map concerning the Joaquin Galán Grant, North portion known as Balconcitos and South portion known as Palafox, Webb County, Texas, 1922.

Copy of a letter from Mercurio Martinez to the President of St. Edwards University, San Antonio, introducing his daughter Rosa, and reminiscing about his student days, September 27, 1962.

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