The decree of the Superior Court of East Florida, confirming a
grant of land to the appellee, affirmed.
MR. CHIEF JUSTICE MARSHALL delivered the opinion of the
This claim is for 12,000 acres of land on Jupiter Island in East
Florida, for which a concession was made by Governor Estrada, on 16
July, 1815. The concession is for services, and is unconditional.
It was declared valid by the district court to the extent of the
grant. The decree is
This cause came on to be heard on the transcript of the record
from the Superior Court for the Eastern District of Florida, and
was argued by counsel, on consideration whereof it is ordered,
adjudged, and decreed by this Court that the decree of the said
superior court in this cause be and the same is hereby affirmed in