Record Number 36

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Basic information

Case Number: 36

Date: 1833-06-18

Summary of incident: Ship detained for 10 months after went ashore near Matamoros due to captain's cholera. Ship suspected of smuggling. After release, ship unusable. Related to cases 23 and 35.

Amounts claimed

Principal: $150000

Interest: $

Interest percentage: %

Total: $150000

Date claim filed:


Award by U.S. judge: $16042

Award by Mexican judge: $

Final award principal: $

Final award interest: $

Final award total: $12042

Date of final decision: 1842-02-25

Location of incident

Place name at time: Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Place name today: Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico


Name: Dennis Gahagan

Ship (if ship involved)

Ship name: -

Ship type: -

Home port: New Orleans, LA, USA

     (today New Orleans, LA, USA)

Destination port: -

Destination of goods: -


Text of memorial:

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