Title:Abstracts of title to land in Santa Clara County, 1911-1925
Creator/Contributor:San Jose Abstract & Title Insurance Company
Abstracts for portions of land within the San Ysidro Rancho summarize transfers of deeds, as well as mortgages, articles of
incorporation, and legal actions. Two vols. concern lot 5 and part of lot 4 (Sturla subdivision). An undated sketch map attached
at the end of the first vol. features the Ferguson and Fellam tracts. A third vol. concerns lot 9 and part of lot B of the
Fellom tract. Many transactions involve John Gilroy, the namesake of the city of Gilroy, who acquired the land through his
marriage to Maria Clara Ortega, sister of the original claimant, Quintin Ortega. Other individuals frequently mentioned include
John L. Ferguson, John A. Fellom, Angelo Sturla, John B. Allen, and Anne M. Randolph.
A fourth vol. for lot 11 of the Las Animas Rancho summarizes transfers of deeds, as well as articles of incorporation. Many
of these transactions occur between the Las Animas & San Joaquin Land Co. and Miller & Lux. Includes undated sketch map.
Gilroy, John -- 1796-1869
Ortega, Maria Clara
Ferguson, John L
Fellom, John L
Allen, John B
Randolph, Anne M
Las Animas & San Joaquin Land Co.
Miller & Lux.
Real property -- California -- Santa Clara County
Land titles -- California -- Santa Clara County
Land tenure -- California -- Santa Clara County
Las Animas Rancho, Santa Clara County, Calif
Rancho San Ysidro (Calif.)
4 v. (.4 linear ft.)
BANC MSS 99/358 c