Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: B7-L12 Silversmith
Title: Research
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Title: Research
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: B7-L12 Silversmith
Physical Description: Report
Language: English
Subject: Saint Augustine (Fla.)
12 Charlotte Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Sims Silversmith Shop (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 12 Charlotte Street
Coordinates: 29.896045 x -81.312121
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Bibliographic ID: UF00091339
Volume ID: VID00002
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier: B7-L12

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Present Block #y, Let 12

1. On Puente's 1764 men, that part of the city appears without streets and houses,

2, 1783- Spanish Census, Ph #15, Sheet 9.
Old Floridians, Minorcans, Italians and Greeks.

Juan Cape, native of Minorca, CA.R. he signed the Memorial, he has a wife and
four sons (or children), occupation Farmer; he has six acres of land and pays(?)

She has a house, without grounds and lives in it, in front of the Castle, he has a
slave, but this one has run away, and a female slave and one horee and an ox,

Block 7

3, 1783 Spanish Census- Ph # 10. sheet 10'
Old Floridans, Minorcans, Italians and Greeks.

Lorenze Cape; C,A. R., native of Minorca and for this reason is considered a
natural subject of His Majesty and as such desires to remain in the country, he
is a Sacristan of the Minorcan Chapel, he has a wife and two sons, (or' children),
two negroes and one he has rented and one hundred and seventy five acres of land
in two divisions with a receipt for the money he paid for the grounds situated in
the end of the settlement near the Castle. He has withhis family and American
woman, Leonora.

Block 7

4. 1788 Rocque's Map. On Square 2, No. 11, says: Casa de madera en median
estado, de la propiedad de Lorenzo Capo, con Escritura y Terreno que cite.

5. 1790 Quesada's List. Square 7, No. 52, says: "Wooden house with lot of Lorenze
Capo with deed.

6, 1793 Census. 4a Street of Saint George. No. 107 Lorenzo Capo, son of Antonio
and of Rafaela Fobregas of 48 years. Dona Margarita Caste, his wife, daughter of
Bartolome and of Agueda Seguera (Segui ?) of 20 years.
Maria de los lores, daughter of the said of 2 years
S--- Rafael sea of Lorenzo and of another wife of 12 years.
Antonio his brother of 10 years \, j
One mulatto associated with them. Baptised

Block 7, let 12

7. 1797 Escrituras, 12 January 1797
29 December 1798
p. 191v. Royal Sale Sept. 20 Lorenzo Capo . ? Luis Matais (Matias ?) land
on a lane called de las Naguas (?) 12 yards front E.W. and 29 N.S on N, side
14 yds, wide and bounded by Pedro de Cala, S. by said land, i. by his own lot W.

by Miguel Segui I bought all of it from Juliana Lebett during British possession,
deed of Mar. 15, 1780.

8. On 1800, the appraisal says: "Square 7, No. 52; "Wooden house of Lorenzo Capo
and lot with deed.

Present Block 7, Lot 12 pag4 two

9. 1800 Escrituras, 12 January 1799
22 November 1800

P. 314 Royal sale Nov. 20 Lorenzo Capo Maria Oliver. Wooden house bounded N.
by royal land, measuring 45 yds., E, Calle Real 26 yds, S. lane de las Naguas,
441-, W. Luis Matair, 274, Bought from Juliana Levett during English occupation,
with more land which was sold to Matair Sept. 7, 1797. (attached are copies in
English and Spanish of the original papers)

Block 7, Assessor's Inventory 52.

10. Excrituras, 2 January 1801
30 December 1802

p. 378 Will, Oct. 21. Maria Oliver wife of Jose Mas, divorded 12 years ago.
All her property now shared with Juan Ribero. Capitain of a launch small house
of wood bounded N. by Pedro Rodriguez de Cala, E. By Royal St., S. by land of
Las Naguas, W. by Luis Matair. Bought of Lorenzo Capo Nov. 20, 1800,

Block 7, Assessor's Inventory 52

11, 1802 Excrituras, 2 January 1801
30 December 1802

P. 432 Will. Dec. 30 Juan Rivero, bachelor, owns with Mary Oliver small wooden
house etc. (See ante, p. 21, entry under p. 378 of document)

Block 7, Assessor's Inventory 52

12. 1805 Escrituras, 10 January 1805
6 December 1806

Book 375, p, 124. Sale Oct. 10 Louis Mattair- Rene Ghyot, house of wood on lane
called de las Naguas. Built house himself on lot bought of Lorenzo Capo, Sept. 20,
1797, Measures EW 12 yds, N$ 29. Bounded N. By Pedro de Cala, S. by said lane;
Maria Oliver; W. Margarita Isard.

Block 7, Assessor's Inventory 52

18. Guyot sold itto Manuel Lopez,
Source: Book 377, p. 124, Escrituras 1809-1810.
Inherited by Antonio Lopez, brother of Manuel.
Source: Testamentary Proceedings Book 315/19/39, 84 pages, Date 1814

14, 1815 Escrituras, 7 January 1815
24 December 1810

Book 380, p. 17. Will Feb. 13. Juan Ribero and wife own wooden house and lot
bounded N, by Pedro Rodriguez de Cala, E. By Royal road to the Castle, S. by a cross
street called de las Naguas, W. by heirs of Manuel Lopez.

Block 7, Assessor's Inventory 52

15 1834 Clements survey shows: Lot 9 Joseph Rivero (present claimant)
(lot 12, of 1790) Laurence Capa (Lorenzo Cape) (original claimant)

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