Rancho de Colus
Friday, December 14, 2012 at 10:40AM
Jo Giessner

1844 October - John Bidwell became a naturalized citizen of Mexico.

1845 October 2 - Mexican Land Grant of 8,876.02 acres in Colusa County along the west side of the Sacramento River and included today's town of Colusa granted to John Bidwell by Pio Pico. Bidwell never settled on the Colus grant and later sold it for $2,000. to Charles D. Semple, a brother of Dr. Robert Semple.~

1869 January 23 - Patent of  8,876.02 acreage granted  to Semple.~

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