Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 5, Greek Shrine
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 Material Information
Title: Translation Testamentary proceedings of Don Manuel Romero
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 5, Greek Shrine
Physical Description: Report
Language: English
Creator: Hernandez, Martin
Gonzalez, Franco Jose
Publication Date: 1816
 Subjects
Subject: Saint Augustine (Fla.)
41 Saint George Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Saint Photios Greek Shrine (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Avero House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 41 Saint George Street
Coordinates: 29.896485 x -81.313233
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00090509
Volume ID: VID00129
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier: B7-L5

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TRANSLATION

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

Rodriguez, 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 -Sahn Marcos,-on the south by the house and lot of Dona

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

[signed] Martin Hernandez





Testamentary Proceings, Don Manuel Romero, 18.

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 .......................


For 299


of the east part...........................

of the south part...........,. .............

of the dining room and south entrance hall...

of the dining room with the pillar ...........

of the ceilings of the parlor ................

of the fireplace in the parlor ..............

of tabby for the floors of the parlor .........

of tabby for the flat roof of the parlor ........

of the wall of the gallery with the kitchen ......

of the (wall of the Gallery?) of the south part..


187

75

84

70

42

45

42

31

325

305


4








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of the wall (of the gallery?) of the five divisions


with the fireback of the kitchen. ..................

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

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

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

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

Total


603

30

40


106


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18

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82

130

120






estamentary Procee wings, Don Manuel Romero


Total of the reverse (side) 2328 6

For 80 varas of masonry of the two divisions of
the courtyards .................. ................ 140 )'7

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

For 4732 square varas of house and lot................. 887 9

Total 3513


Saint Augustine, August 31, 1816

[signed] Franco Jose Gonzalez


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