Block 16 is located west of the Courthouse square and is bordered by Fourth St. on the north, Fifth St. on the south, Front St. on the east and the Lavaca River on the west. The block is comprised of eight lots each lot 80 varas X 80 varas. What is a Vara? CLICK HERE to find out.
Rebecca Jones (Block 16 Lot 1)
1854 February 16: Josiah Dowling and John W. Kelly to Rebecca Jones Lot 1 in Block 16
Lavaca County Deed B/510
Josiah Dowling & John W. Kelly (Block 16 Lot 2 – 8)