• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.1.1.1788
  • Property Town : Barnstable
  • Selling date : 1788-02-19
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Hathaway, Benjamin
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) :
  • Seller(s) name(s) : West, Stephen
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Barnstable
  • Acreage : 30.00
  • Price : ₤37.15s.
  • Justice of the Peace : Davis, Daniel
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace : 1788-02-19
  • Witnesses : West, Abigail; Davis, Mehitabel; Hathaway, James; Huckins, Snow
  • Other names mentioned : West, Peleg; Lewis, Benjamin; Gorham, Nathaniel; Hinckley, Adino; West, Reverend Mr. Samuel; Bacon (Registrar), Ebenezer; Smith (Registrar--1829), Richard L.
  • Original date recorded by Registrar : 1788-03-12
  • Transaction keywords : land, buildings, homestead, dower rights, woodlots, pond
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) : 42nd, 28/Record book 1 p. 290
  • Archives folder : 1
  • Notes : Stephen West described as "yeoman"; Benjamin Hathaway described as "yeoman"; Stephen West bought the land originally from his father Peleg West--deed dated 13 May 1784; mother Abigail West resigns her dower rights; deed signed three times by registrars E. Bacon (March 12, 1788 & March 19, 1799) and R. Smith (April 23, 1829)
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