Brister Family


BRISTER LANDGRANTS

IN THE NAME OF THE (SEAL) REPUBLIC OF TEXAS



No. 418

IN THE NAME OF THE (SEAL) REPUBLIC OF TEXAS

Vol. 1

T0 ALL TO WHOM THESE, PRESENTS SHALL COME, KNOW YE, I,
Anson Jones, president of the Republic aforesaid, by virtue of the power vested in me by law and in accordance with the Statutes of said Republic, in such case made and provided, do by these presents Grant to William Brister, his heirs or assigns Forever, Twelve Hundred and Eighty acres of land, situated and described as follows:

In Bexar County, known as Survey No. 186, in Section no. 6, on Lipan Creek a branch of Atascosa, a branch of the Rio Frio; Beginning at a stake for the South East corner of Survey No. 185, and South West corner of this Survey from which a mesquite 6 inches in diameter bears South 40* East 26 varas, and another mesquite 8 inches in diameter bears North 14 1/2* East 26 varas, Thence North 40* West 2350 varas a branch, two thousand six hundred and eighty seven varas the North West corner stake on the North East boundary of survey No. 185 from which a mesquite 20 inches in diameter bears South 71* West 9 1/2 varas, and a mesquite 7 inches in diameter bears South 59* West 5 1/2 varas. Thence North 50* East two thousand six hundred and eighty seven varas the North East corner a stake from which a mesquite 12 inches in diameter bears South 34 1/2* West 9 varas and a mesquite 6 in- ches in diameter bears South 77* East 13 varas. Thense South 40* East Two thousand six hundred and eighty seven varas the South East corner on the North West boundary of Survey No. 147, a stake and mound. Thence South 50* West2600 varas to a creek two thousand, six hundred and eighty seven varas to the beginning. Bearing trees marked -



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Hereby relinquishing to him the said William Brister, and his heirs or assigns Forever, all the right and title in and to said Land, heretofore held and possessed by the Government of said Republic, and I do hereby issue this Letter patent for the same.

IN TESTIMONY Whereof I have caused the Great Seal of the Republic to be affixed, as well as the Seal of the General Land Office.

Done at the City of Austin, on the Fifteenth day of August, One Thousand Eight Hundred and Forty Five and the year of the Independence of said Republic the Tenth.

Thos. Wm. Ward, Commissioner

Anson Jones, President. GENERAL LAND OFFICE AUSTIN, TEXAS, October 4th. 1919.



I, J. T. Robison, Commissioner of the General Land Office of the State of Texas, hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy from the Record kept in this Office. In testimony whereof I here unto set my hand and affix the impress of the seal of said office the date last above written.

J.T. Robison,

(SEAL)

Commissioner of the General Land Office.

Filed for record Oct. 6th. 1919 at 3 o'clock P.M. and duly recorded Oct. 8th. 1919 at 4:30 o'clock P.M. in Vol. 79. on pages 442 and 443, Deed Records of Atascosa County, Texas.

L. MORGAN WILLIAMS,

(SEAL)

Clerk County Court, Atascosa County, Texas.

By, Rio Lewis _________Deputy.


DANIEL BRISTER:

No. 417 IN THE NAME OF THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS
VOL 1

T0 ALL TO WHOM THESE, PRESENTS SHALL COME, KNOW YE, I,
I Anson Jones, President of the Republic aforesaid, by virture of the power vested in me by law and in accordance with the Statutes of said Republic in such case made and provided, do by these presents grant to Daniel Brister his heirs or assigns forever, Twelve hundred and eighty acres of land, situated and described as follows; In Bexar County, known as Survey No. 190 in Section No. 6 on a branch of Lipan Creek a branch of Laha, a branch of Atascosa a branch of the Rio Frio. Beginning at a stake for the North corner of Survey No. 186 and West corner of this Survey, from which a mesquite 12 inches in diameter bears South 341/2* West 9 varas and another mesquite 6 inches in diameter bears South 77* East 13 varas; Thence North 50* East two thousand six hundred and eighty seven Vars the North corner a stake from which a mesquite 9 inches in diameter bears South 47 3/4* East 18 varas and a mesquite 10 inches in diameter bears North 7 3/4* East 39 varas. Thence South 40* East 787 varas the West Corner of Survey No. 132. Thence South 39 3/4* East nineteen Hundred varas with the South West boundary of Survey No. 132 to its South corner and East corner of this Survey, a stake from which a Live Oak 8 inches in diameter bears North 15* East 8 varas and a mesquite 8 inches in diameter bears South 29* West 16 varas. Thence South 50* West 1713 varas to a creek 2487 varas, The West corner of Survey No. 148, two thousand six hundred and eighty seven varas, the East corner of No. 186 and South corner of this Survey, a stake and mound. Thence North 40* West two thousand six hundred and eighty seven varas to the place of beginning, all the bearing trees marked -



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Hereby relinquishing to him the said Daniel Brister and his heirs or assigns forever, all the right and title in and said Land, heretofore held and possessed by the Government of said Republic and I do hereby issue this Letter Patent for the same.

In testimony whereof, I have caused the Great Seal of the Republic to be affixed, as well as the Seal of the General Land Office.

Done at the City of Austin on the Fifteen day of August One Thousand Eight Hundred and Forty five and the year of the Independence of said Republic the tenth.

Anson Jones, President.
Thos. Wm. Ward, Commissioner.

General Land Office, Austin Texas, Texas, May 23rd 1916. I J.T. Robison Commissioner of the General Land Office of the State of Texas hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy from the Record kept in this office.

(Seal)

J.T. Robison Commissioner General Land Office. Filed for record June 21" 1916 at 9 o'clock A. M. and recorded June 23" 1916 at 3 o'clock P.M.in Deed Records, Atascosa County, Vol. 65, page 378-379

L. Morgan Williams,

(Seal)

Clerk C.C. Atascosa County, Texas.

By__E.G. Dossey________Deputy.




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