Property Details




Selling Date1848-04-18

Parties Involved


Buyer(s) name(s)Freeman, Edward

Buyer(s) residence(s)Orleans


Seller(s) name(s)Atwood, Nehemiah

Seller(s) residence(s)Brewster


Justice of the PeaceFreeman, Nathaniel

WitnessesNickerson, Sally; Atwood (wife of Nehemiah Atwood), Mercy

Date recorded by Justice of the Peace1848-04-18

Original date recorded by Registrar0000-00-00

Other names mentionedKnowles, Eliza

Deed Notes

Nehemiah Atwood described as "yeoman"; Edmond Freeman described as "machanic" (mechanic); property is 40 rods total; property has a northern boundary of 10 rods, an eastern boundary of four rods, a southern boundary of 10 rods and a western boundary of four rods; deed contains the priviledges of draining the swamp, building "one or to" structures (sheds?) to house the peat and building a road "to and from" the swamp; Mercy Atwood quits her right of dower; several instances of homonyms used ("write" instead of "right," "to" instead of "two").

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