More to Explore

Cristobal de la Serna Grant


Governor Joseph Chacon Medina Salazar y Villasenor, Marquis de la Penuela approved the grant.  Located in Taos County the office of the Surveyor General and the Court of Private Land Claims confirmed the grant for 22,232 acres.  Known as a quasi-community grant, it began as a private grant, but with the coming of additional colonists who settled the area it came to be regarded as a community grant with the use of unalloted lands in common.

Latitude: 3618
Longitude: 10538