Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 5, Greek Shrine
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Title: Translation
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 5, Greek Shrine
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Language: English
Creator: Gonzalez, Franco Jose
Publication Date: 1816
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TESTAMENTARY PROCEEDINGS OF DON MANUEL ROMERO,
ROYAL FINANCE COMPTROLLER

DIED JANUARY 22, 1816, BURIED JANUARY 23



SOURCE: Testamentary Proceedings, Reel 13, Box 57, No. 30. 105 pages
(East Florida Papers)


page 43

The appraisal of the carpentry of the house belonging to Dona Isabel

Rodtriguez, widow of Don Manuel Romero, located on St. George Street and

bordered on the north by the house and lot of Juan Triay, on the east by the

glacis of the Castillo de San Marcos, on the south by the house and lot of Donia

Maria Castanada (s/b Castaneda ?) and on the west by said Royal Street, in

fulfillment of the order of His Excellency the Governor, is as follows:

Pesos Reales

For 8 squares of supports of the flat roof of the
parlor (or living room) and entrance hall.......... 160

For 14 squares of supports of the flat roof
of the gallery................................... 280

For 3- squares for the roof of the dining room............ 64

For 5 windows with glass panes, doors and frames
with their ironwork ............................ 157 4

For 11 doors with their frames and ironwork ............. 174 4

For 2 windows with doors and ironwork.................. 22

For 2 cabinets in the fireplace ......................... 77

For the molding of the fireplace .......................... '10

For a cupboard with its door and ironwork ................. 15
960 X

Saint Augustine, August 31, 1816

r signed] Martin Hernandez





Testamentary Proceedings, Don Manuel Romero, 1816

page 44

Appraisal of the masonry of the house belonging to Isabel Rodriguez,

widow of Don Manuel Romero (rest of description same as previous page).

Pesos Reales

For 78 varas of masonry wall of the front .............. 187 4

For 30 of the north part.......................... 75

For 75 of the east part........................... 187 4

For 30 of the south part.......................... 75

For 45 of the dining room and south entrance hall... 84

For 28 !" of the dining room with the pillar ........... 70

For 84 of the ceilings of the parlor................. 42

For 18 of the fireplace in the parlor ................ 45

For 84 of tabby for the floors of the parlor ......... 42

For 82 of tabby for the flat roof of the parlor ........ 31 4

For 130 of the wall of the gallery with the kitchen ...... 325

For 120 of the (wall of the Gallery?) of the south part.. 305

For 299 of the wall (of the gallery? ) of the five divisions
with the fireback of the kitchen....... ..... ...... 603

For 32 varas of masonry of the fireplace of the room..... 30

For 20 of the same for the kitchen fireplace.......... 40

For 225 for the tabby floors of the gallery, kitchen,
dining room, and entrance hall .................... 106

For 120 varas of tabby for the flat roofs of the gallery
and kitchen.................................. ..... 45

Total 2328 6 -






Testamentary Proceedings, Don Manuel Romero


Total of the reverse (side) 2328 6

For 80 varas of masonry of the two divisions of
the courtyards ................... ................ 140

For 173 varas of the foundations of the whole house....... 157

For 4732 square varas of house and lot................. 887

Total 3513


Saint Augustine, August 31, 1816

[ signed] Franco Jose Gonzalez




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