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 is a claim for five thousand acres of land, part of a grant
for 25,000 acres, made by the governor of East Florida to the
petitioner, on 22 February, 1817. Part of this land, 20,000 acres,
was conveyed to Moses E. Levi, and both the validity of the claim,
and the identity of the land were established, in the opinion given
in that case.
The decree of the Superior Court for the District of East
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