Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: De Mesa Sanchez House, Block 7 Lot 6
Title: Chain of title
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 Material Information
Title: Chain of title
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: De Mesa Sanchez House, Block 7 Lot 6
Physical Description: Report
Language: English
 Subjects
Subject: Saint Augustine (Fla.)
43 Saint George Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
de Mesa-Sanchez House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 43 Saint George Street
Coordinates: 29.896429 x -81.313225
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00091263
Volume ID: VID00059
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier: B7-L6

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Chain of Title


The following is a
Florida.


chain of title to Block 7, Lot 6 in St. Augustine,


Map and Key


January 22, 1764


Antonio de Mesa


Description of house: "stone house"
Lot: 11 varas N-S x 71 varas E-W
Source: Juan Joseph Elixio de la
Puente, "Plano de San
Agustin," Block E, Lot 82


March 1, 1765


Mr. (William) Walton


Source: James Moncrief, (Plan of
St. Augustine)


Royal Grant


1771


Governor


to

Joseph Stout

Lot: 12 varas N-S x 86 varas E-W
Source: East Florida Papers,
Escrituras, 1784-1787, Bundle
366, fols. 26-28


August 11, 1784


Joseph Stout


Juan Sa'nchez

Sale price: 450 pesos
Description of house: "masonry
house with shingles"
Lot: 12 varas N-S x 86 varas E-W
Source: EFP, Escrituras, 1784-1787,
Bundle 366, fol. 26


Map


Deed





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May, 1803


Estate of Don Juan Sanchez


Deed
(Executed
in Havana)


April 15, 1832


to

Maria del Carmen Castaneda, wife
(one-half)
Maria de los Dolores Sanchez,
daughter (one quarter)
Maria del Rosario Sanchez, daughter,
(one quarter)

Appraised value of house and kitchen
(July 21, 1802): 2,380 pesos
Source: EFP, Testamentary
Proceedings, 1801-1802, Bundle
306Q15, fols. 4-6v



Maria del Carmen Castaneda & others


June 3, 1835


Lewis G. Melizet, resident of Havana,
merchant
John M. Melizet, Philadelphia,
merchant

Sale price: $1,000.00
Lot: 12 varas N-S x 86 varas E-W
Source: Public Records of St. Johns
County, Deed Record (hereafter
cited as DR), Book I & J, p. 295


John M. Melizet & wife and Lewis G.
Melizet

to

James C. Lisk, New Baltimore, New York


Sale price:
Lot: 36 ft.
Source: DR,


November 9, 1837


$1,000.00
N-S x 256 ft E-W
Book N, pp. 48-49


Charles Lisk and Charles Lisk, Jr.,
State of New York, executors of the
estate of James C. Lisk


to

Seth K. Gifford, Camden
South Carolina


Will


Deed


Deed









Deed (cont.)




Foreclosure
of Mortgage
Sale at Auction


November 9, 1837




January 23, 1844


Sale price: $1,800.00
Lot: 36 ft N-S x 256 ft E-W
Source: DR, Book N, pp. 53-54


John Beard, U.S. Marshal

to

John C. Bedell

Price: $500.00
Source: DR, Book 0, p. 609


January 27, 1844


John C. Bedell


Ann Hurlbert

Sale price:
Lot: 36 ft.
Source: DR,


January 27, 1844


$550.00
N-S x 256 ft. E-W
BookO, p. 610


Ann Hurlbert

to

John G. Bedell


Amount: $350.00
Source: DR, Book 0, p. 611


March 1, 1851


Ann Hurlbert


to

Mary Allen, wife of Darius Allen


Sale price:
Lot: 36 ft.
Source: DR,


May 8, 1867


$500.00
N-S x 256 ft. E-W
Book P, p. 225


Darius Allen and his wife Mary Allen


Mary Strischka


Deed


Mortgage


Deed


Deed









Deed (cont.) May 8, 1867 Sale price: $1,150.00
Lot: 36 ft. N-S x 256 ft. E-W
Source: DR, Book R, pp. 491-192


Agreement r May 8, 1867 Between Darius Allen, Carpenter

and

Mary A. Strischka

"That the said Darius Allen, for
.150 dollars, promises and agrees
to place in tenantable order, on or
before the first day of August, 1867,
the House and Lot which the said Mary
A. Strischka has this day purchased
from him. and also to repair, and
place in proper condition, the fences
around said premises .. ."
Source: Public Records of St. Johns
County, Miscellaneous Records, Book
A, pi 180


Deed August 21, 1874 Christine Smith, J. M. Strischka &
Lizzie M. Smith, heirs of Mary Strischka,
late of St. Johns Co., deceased

to

Louis B. Pacetti

Sale price: $200.00
Lot: the Eastern end of a lot
or parcel of Land that was conveyed
by Darius Allen and his wife to Miss
Mary Strischka May 8, A.D. 1867.."

Lot described as:
"Begin at a point where the fence on
the east boundary of the lot of
Dronecia (?) Dunham intersects the
fence on the south side of the lot
now granted and conveyed, and from
said point running eastwardly along
the south boundary line of this said
lot 96 feet 6 inches be the same more
or less, to the west boundary line of
a lot formerly belonging to Domingo
Circoply thence northwardly along said








Deed (cont.)


August 21, 1874


west boundary line of said Circoply
forty feet more or less thence west-
wardly along the north boundary line
of the lot now granted and conveyed
ninety-six feet six inches be the
same more or less, thence southwardly
forty eight feet more or less to the
place of beginning. It is hereby
agreed and understood that a line
running northwardly across the lot
now granted and conveyed in a line
with the fence on the East boundary
line of the lot of Dronecia Dunham
is to be the west boundary line of
the lot now granted and conveyed."
Source: DR, Book U, pp. 614-615


January 5, 1885


Josephine M. Strischka, executrix of
last will of Mary A. Strischka, (et al)


to

Bartolo F. Oliveros


Sale price:
Lot': 47 ft.
Source: DR,


January 16, 1885


$2,000.00
N-S x 159 ft. 6 inches E-W
Book BB, p. 516


B. F. Oliveros & wife (Caroline M.
Oliveros)


to

Elizabeth Wallace


Sale price: $3,000.00
Description of house: "stone-house"
Lot: 47 ft. N-S x 159 ft. E-W
Source: DR, Book DD, p. 173


May 11, 1885


Elizabeth Wallace, widow, St. Johns Co.

to

Susan E. Meyers, Orange Park, Clay Co.


Sale price:
Lot: 47 ft.
Source: DR,


$2,800.00
N-S x 159 ft. E-W
Book EE, p. 429


Deed


Deed


Deed









May 5, 1886


Susan E. Meyers, widow, St. Augustine

to

B. C. Maxwell, London, England


Sale price: $4,500.00
Lot: 47 ft N-S x 159 ft. E-W
Source: DR, Book GG, p.72


April 21, 1892


Bernard C. Maxwell and Alice C.
Maxwell, his wife, London, England

to

Frederick Sulzner, St. Johns Co.


Sale price:
Lot: 47 ft.
Source: DR,


May 9, 1905


$1,750.00
N-S x 159 ft. E-W
Book TT, p.138


Sallie Sulzner and Margaret Sulzner,
each unmarried, St. Johns Co.

to

Mary McMicken Strobridge, wife of
Wm. M. Strobridge, County of Hamilton,
Ohio


Sale price: $3,500.00
Lot: 47' x 159'
Source: DR, Book 9, p. 212


December 20, 1911


Mary McMicken Strobridge, wife of
Wm. M. Strobridge, Hamilton, Ohio

to

Lawerence Wischert, St. Johns Co.

Amount: $10.00 o.v.c.
Lot: 47' x 159'
Source: DR, Book 23, p. 85


Deed


Deed


Deed


Deed




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November 14, 1912


Lawerence Wischert, St. Johns Co.

to

Margaret A. Mullaney, St. Johns Co.


Sale price: $4,000.00
Lot: 47' x 159'
Source: DR, Book 24, p. 111


November 16, 1912


October 12, 1949


Margaret A. Mullaney, St. Johns Co.

to

Lawerence Wischert, St. Johns Co.

Amount: $3,500 with 8 per cent
interest rate per annum
Source: Public Records of St. Johns
Co., Mortgages, Book U, p. 159


Margaret A. (Mullaney) Butler, St
Johns Co.


Thomas G. Wiles and Doris
his wife, St. Johns Co.


C. Wiles,


Amount: $10.00 o.v.c;
Lot: 47' x 159'
Itemization of personal property in
the dwelling
Source: DR, Book 181, pp. 249-250


October 12, 1949


Thomas G. Wiles and Doris C. Wiles,
St. Johns Co.

to

Margaret A. Butler, St. Johns Co.

Amount: $25,000 with 4 per cent
interest rate per annum
Source: Mortgages, Book 89, pp._355-361


Deed


Mortgage


Deed


Mortgage








Deed September 26, 1952 Thomas G. Wiles and Doris C. Wiles,
St. Johns Co.

to

Marguerita Phillips, Germantown, Pa.

Amount: $10.00 o.v.c.
Lot: 47' x 159'
Itemization of personal property in
the dwelling
Source: DR, Book 119, pp. 508-510



Lease August 5, 1954 Margerita Phillips, lessor,
Philadelphia

to

Walter B. Fraser, lessee

Sum rent: $36,000 with monthly
installments of $300 cash
Option to buy: $35,000 cash
"Lessee shall have the right to make
such alterations and changes in such
parts of the buildings as he finds
necessary for his purposes, especially
the right to repair or rebuild the
roof of the Spanish Inn building and
to convert a window on the north side
of the Spanish Inn building into a
door leading into the patio of the
Governor Salazar's mansion, at his
own expense, provided, however, that
such alterations shall not in any way
injure the buildings or depreciate
their value .. "
Source: DR, Book 212, pp.387-389



Assignment April 15, 1958 Walter B. Fraser
of Lease
to

Gerald Horton Bath, Palm Beach Co.
Florida

Assumes lease contract between
Marguerita Phillips as "Lessor"
and Walter B. Fraser as "Lessee"
dated August 5, 1954
Source: DR, Book 243, pp. 314-316








Marguerita Phillips, Philadelphia


to

Gerald Horton Bath


Sale price: $35,000 "With all
furniture, fixture, equipment and
personal property more
particularly described in Mortgage
to Mrs. Margaret A. Butler."
Lot: 47' x 159'
Source: St. Johns County Public Records,
Official Records (hereafter cited as
OR), Book 46, p.657


September 30, 1963


Gerald Horton Bath and
his wife


Lotta H. Bath,


The Exchange Bank of St. Augustine

Amount: $35,000 with 6 per cent
interest rate per annum
Source: OR, Book 46, p.659


Satisfaction
of Mortgage


December 23, 1965


Gerald Horton Bath and his wife
Lotta H. Bath


December 23, 1965


The Exchange Bank of St. Augustine

Amount: $35,000
Source: OR, Book 80, p.602


Gerald Horton Bath and his wife Lotta
H. Bath

to

St. Augustine Restoration Inc.

Itemization of contents and antiques
identified
"All furniture manufactured in Spain,
all being handmade and some being
antique."
Source: OR, Book 80, pp.603-609


Mortgage


Deed


Deed


September 13, 1963




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