Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 5, Greek Shrine
Title: Memorials for city lots
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Title: Memorials for city lots
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 5, Greek Shrine
Physical Description: Archival
Language: English
Creator: Villanovas, Francisco
Publication Date: 1793
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Bibliographic ID: UF00090509
Volume ID: VID00103
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Memorials for Ci Lots Memorial at Doe ugenti do Hits y S a
O UN = n St. Augustine, August 26, 170.

Dofis Bgenia de Hita y Salarsr, widow and natural born of this city with

just respect before Your xboellenoy, sayt

That the year of '88 [1788] Dofa Victoriana Ouillen handed over to her a

stone maonry hoase almost in shambles, for her to reside in and oare for until

such time as the governor determined the disposition of this property, which is

located in front of the house that Don Tadeo de Arribas resides in today; and

having been sold at public auction, and purchased by a new settler named M1
Ra1o Micklassuisioh. He notified the exponent to vaca e the house because it

had been purchased from His Majesty. She did precisely that, moving to another.

But, at last, after a few days he requested, the said settler, that she return

to reside in tne said house while he went to New Georgia to bring his family

[f.2] and possessions. She agreed to aooept it [the house] with the idea of
looking for another house, in the meanti e in which she might be able to take

shelter, the supplicant. ( ) in as much as are has not found the

suommned settler to recover the dwelling, and the exponent has purchased a

mall house for shelter:

Therefore, she prays to Your Exoellenay that in view of this,

she has to abandon the summoned house of the settler, you may be pleased to

order, or direct that she might receive it or surrender it to someone you dee

as suitable. She hopes to obtain benefaction from the equity of Your xoelleany.

Florida, August 26, 1799.

For the Supplicant,

/s/ Francisco Villanovas

Memorials for City Lots; Memorial of Dofa Eugenia de Hita y Salazar,
No. 1b, Document No. 2, St. Augustine, August 26, 1793.

DO Agonia de Hits y Salaiar, viuda y nat1 de eta cituda can *e debido

respto ante V. S. dloes que el alo de 88 le entrees d Vi toariaa Ouilla a

amsa de nmaposteria cast arrulpnad para qua la vivie y cuidae interim el

goierno determineba sobre esta rrcrriedad, la qual esta sitmada frete do la

casa quo vive oy DP Tadeo de Arrtbas! y hav-endoie vendido en public subasta F

reitado en un nuevo poblador llamado M1 Romdo Micklassueih aoudi& eate a a

exponente para qie desalojase la casa por motibo de haverla coprado a So M.s

10 execute al punto trasladandose a otra; pero al cabo do algunas dias le

unplio dho poblador que volviese a habitat dha oasa mientras al peaba a la

ameva Oecrria a traer su familiar

7 vaneas, aooepts a recivirla oon la idea da busoar entire tanto otra eaaa an

que se pudiese ?l supte aoamodar, ( a oomo hasta ahora no ha parecido

el citado poblador a eocuperar la habitacion, y la exponente ha coiprada nma

casita para recogeras Por tanto

A .* S. Wup quo en vista de que tiene quo dejar la citada eaas del

plslador, as sirva mandar, o disponer quo la reeiva y entreque a la person

quo tonga por convenient. Gracia que espera mer er de la justifim d V. 8.

Florida 26 do Agosto de 17.

Par la uplicante

Franoisoo Villanora

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