Record Number 16

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Basic information

Case Number: 16

Date: 1826-01-24

Summary of incident: Seizure of entire cargo due to lack of certificate from Mexican consul at Baltimore; owners contended they were not aware of need of certificate.

Amounts claimed

Principal: $53672

Interest: $49427

Interest percentage: %

Total: $103099

Date claim filed:


Award by U.S. judge: $103099

Award by Mexican judge: $28596

Final award principal: $

Final award interest: $

Final award total: $47194

Date of final decision: 1841-07-13

Location of incident

Place name at time: Refugio, Coahuila y Tejas, Mexico

Place name today: Refugio, TX, USA


Name: Thomas Wilson

Ship (if ship involved)

Ship name: Fair American

Ship type: Schooner

Home port: Baltimore, MD, USA

     (today Baltimore, MD, USA)

Destination port: Refugio, Coahuila y Tejas, Mexico

     (today Refugio, TX, USA)

Destination of goods: -


Text of memorial:

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