Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 1, Gallegos
Title: Historical research
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Title: Historical research Block 7, Lot 1 (95 feet)
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 1, Gallegos
Physical Description: Report
Language: English
Subject: Saint Augustine (Fla.)
21 Saint George Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Gallegos House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 21 Saint George Street
Coordinates: 29.897052 x -81.313361
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Bibliographic ID: UF00090505
Volume ID: VID00018
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier: B7-L1

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P.. .' Box 484 -46 St. Goge St.

HI=rICA aKSm A RC o Block 7, lot 1
(95 feet)

1761 PNsats, #75, 76 and 77
178k aoqute 14o, 15 and 16

SPesent lot 1, look 7, has 951 (Appras. 32 varas),
76 aind 77 have 36 varsa.


and Puente Hop lots 7%,

1, 1764 Pusnte Map
75% cama As ripo d Jumn aria Marinra QCallegos i a 71.
2. Mr. Fish's soceont book did not record it.
3, 1765 oa. Moaorier aMp hosa Mr. Fish.
4.. A* JoaquFa Hartnhes, Rosalia Martla y Lasia Esalena pidea cerbifiei&a
do no haber vwdido la osa y al solar d. San Agua tn. (Havana, a 24 do
abril de 1786.)

N, Joaquin y Hssaljklrtixwuu Mtorgan poder a favor doH a ia Linst
Baoalona para que reolame 0l solar quo lUl pertenae an San Ag .ati
(Havana, a 10 de iaroe do 1781).
C. Juan Frtae, natural do ieMwor y president de San AgAstin, habia
rnoibido un terrea qus repartieron dicidado qrss era do Dan Lusiane do
Herrera, y q. ahora Luala Iaealeas alag ear sumq. r sI dsi arset
a entregarlo raitepr que last sealnma praeb an dsareb a la propiedad
y lo nVintegre 01 vale dO lA e frtes qua tioaso aateWrdm. (Saa
Aguatin, a de spie*ar da 1780.)
b. Lucia Eaoaloan presentsa esrito come apederade do Jmaqda Martins y
de Joa6 JiAmenL Sarido de RealSa MartiUas, aporUanda las preba d
sa propiedad y Tfreeado ea s teatigs a viejae residsat do San
Agustln. (San Agustin, septieasre 6, de 1784.)
S. San Agutins
tor Auto de 28 4d abril de 1800 a le entrgap formaalante a I solar e
Lucla Easlona.

A. Joaquin Martinea Robala Marti s and Loda BWaalaa ask for -.
certification that they did not sell their house and lot 4A4t. Augtsti j .
(Havana, April. 26, 1784) 7
SB Joaquint sd ouallat Martins give power to their aunt Luat Bsaloao i
erder to claim the lot they own in St. Augu tino, (Hava4 Marah 10, 1784)'
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C. Juan Frias, native of Minorca and resident of St. Augustine, had received
a lot from a partition they said belonged to Don Luciano de Herrera
estate, and that Lucia Esaalona says now it is her property. He is ready
to give it back to her if she can prove what she says and allow him to
collect the fruits he had planted. (St. Augustine, September 1, 1784)

D. Lucia Escalona presents writing as being in power of attorney of Joaquin
Martinez and Josa Jimners, husband of Rosalia Martines, giving proof of
their ownership and offering as witness three old residents of St.
Augustine. (St. Augustine, September kt 1784)

E. St. Augustine. On April 28, 1800, the Order is issued to give back
the lot to Lucia Escalona.

Source: Bundle 320, Doo. 79, Tallahassee

$. 1788 Rocque map shows:

#1i. Timber-frame house, in good condition, owned by Da, Lucia tscalonaj
with deed and land that it cites. (Four room house directly on corner
with two rooms, probably kitchen back of house and to south edge of lot.
Described as house of wood in good condition belonging to Dada Lucia
Escalona with deed and land as mentioned.

Note: Next south adjoining it is a vacant lot belong to Nicolasa Gmez, who
owned the stone house on the north lot of the "Port block" (F?) which is
the block north of Park (Fort?) Alley. Her stone house was nearest the
City Gate, and was standing within memory of a number of residents of the
oldest type. Believed to have been torn down in the 1870's.

Source: Card in S. A. H. S.

6. 1787 Escrituras, 16 March 1787
6 December 1790

P. 70 Will, Sept. 24. Luca aescalona, mentions house she owns (but not
the lot, except arall part) situated an St. George Li. near land gate,
which bounds it 4v lane to Castle square on N; Antonia Perdomo Sj Castle
Square #. The lot belongs to Joaquin and Rosal iia rtinez, her newohew
and niece.

Block 7, iocque 14.

7. 1790 Quesada's list

Al Wooden house built by Lucia sbcalona on King's lot, bounded:
i., W., and N. by Royal Streets, S. by lots of the King and Antonia
Perdomo. 16 1/2 (N-S) x 77 1/2 varas at () xx sq. v ... 639 3/h

(On margin: By Act of this day an petition of Luaeia Lscalona, this lot was
declared in her favor, St. Augustine, 5/6/800. Signed: Zubizarreta.)

Historial ResearchS lock 7, lot 1-P.)

8. 1792 Esorituas, 12 January 1791
20 December 1792

P. 594 v. Mortgage Nov. 7 Lu aa Esaalaa aortgages as security for bar
annual payments house on King's lob ta1, Block 7 asurmring MS 16 1/2 yards,
3-4 77 1/2. Lot is bounded E.W and N by Royal roads, S by King's lot and
Antonia Perdamo.
Book 7, Assessor's Inventory 41.

9. 1792 Esoritrau 12 JaMaury 1791
20 December 1792

P. $13 W.11. Ang. 3, Lucia Esoalena (vidw of Jola Dartb (this is the
name as amended In margin in the MS. it looks more lta Hardy.) a
house an King's lot and claims to have documentary proof fist obscured when
it was transferred to the English*, etc.
Block 7, Rooque 14.
10. 1793 Census, #134
Daofa Lu ia Esoalona, daughter of Alonso and of Sebastiana Bargas, vidow of
65 years.
Maria d. R osario, slave,
Francina daughter of the said slave.
Antonio, slave.
11. 1800 List of Appraisls.
AR Wooden house built by Lucia Eszalna on the King 's lot, bonded
E-W by the Calle eal8, S. by King's lot and of Defa A'ntoia Perdomaj its
measurement in front -S sixteen and a half yards and depth EW twenty-seven
(?) yards ad half, which amounts to . .* . . 279
Notes By title of May (?) 1800 in proceedings (instituted?) by Dafa Leula
this lot was (adjudged) in her favor and that f her principals.
t. Augus ine.
12. 1800 List of appraisals.

#42 Lot of DcR a Antonia Perdeon, with deed,
13. 1834 Cleoats su rry shows:
Heirs of J. Andrews (present claimant)
Lucia Escalona (original claimant)

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Historical Bseaomr, Block 7, lot 1 P. U

1, 1764 Puente Map

#76 Casa de tablas 4d LIaoriso Q&ms.




2, Maonrief Map shams Mr. Fish

3. 1764 Puente's sale of houses, Jun 4 to July 23.
Sold to Don Jesse Fiah

#281. The housd of Lorenso 3a0a8 and Juan RoCdruas, 25 pes.*

b. Mr* Fish asoanut book sealy

#73 Lorenso 06ms "Io entry*,

5. 1788 Roque yp.
#1, Lot aexaer in the metody of Doa NiLolaas OCmsmP ruas Last -Wst.

6. 183 Clements survey:

Present claimant Roqut Loniarfy
original Claimant: Antonio Perdoao

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Historical resaarh, loook 7, lot 1

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1. 1761 Puente map

#77. Cass de piedra de Sebastian de &rrera


x 71 rar e

2. 1764 Puente's sale of houses, June 4t to July 23rd.

Sold to Don Jesse Fish.

#283. The house of Sebastian de Herrra: 30 pesos.

3. Mr. Fish account book does not record his name.

4. 1788 Rocque map shows:

#16 Timber-frame house, in fair condition, owned by Frani so Tria,
with dead ana land that it cites.

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