• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.1.3.1806
  • Property Town : Brewster
  • Selling date : 1806-03-21
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Snow, Elkanah
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Crosby, John
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Brewster
  • Acreage : 2.00
  • Price : $60
  • Justice of the Peace : Bascom, Timothy
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace : 1806-03-21
  • Witnesses : Higgins, Eliakim (?)
  • Other names mentioned : Gould, Joshua; Hopkins; Crosby Jr., Silvanus; Snow, Jonathan
  • Original date recorded by Registrar : 0000-00-00
  • Transaction keywords : cleared land, dwelling house, household furniture, horse, swine (?), sheep, farming essentials (?)
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) : no information
  • Archives folder : 3
  • Notes : John Crosby described as "yeoman"; Elkanah Snow described as "carpenter"; no first name given for the Hopkins referred to in deed; Mayflower Descendant V22 p.168 mentions an 1805 deed (John and Rachel Crosby to Elkahah Snow) selling 2 acres (which shares some boundaries with the current plot) and the house for $160, which was not re-recorded after the county house fire (original recorded in Book 62, Folio 40);
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