• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.1.4.1845
  • Property Town : Dennis
  • Selling date : 1845-03-01
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Smalley, James
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : Dennis
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Baker, Watson; Baker, Jeptha
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Dennis
  • Acreage : 2.8625
  • Price : $65.83
  • Justice of the Peace : Nickerson, Miller W.
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace : 1845-03-01
  • Witnesses : Downs (?), Isaac
  • Other names mentioned : Baker, Esq., Nehemiah; Baker, Alphius (Alpheus?); Crowell, Thomas; Nickerson, Samuel
  • Original date recorded by Registrar : 0000-00-00
  • Transaction keywords : piece of woodland, fence, stake
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) : no information
  • Archives folder : 4
  • Notes : Watson Baker and Jeptha Baker described as "Administrators upon the estate of Nehemiah Baker Esq"; Court of Probate licensed Watson Baker and Jeptha Baker on January 14 1845 to sell enough of Nehemiah Baker's real estate to raise $4, 112.86 for the payment of his "just debts and incidental charges"; real estate sold at "public vendue" on February 7, 1845 (1832) to James Smalley; property has irregular boundaries and directions are measured in degrees (1 rod=25 links): N 53 deg. E (NW edge) 15 rods, 22 links, N 44 deg. E (NW edge) 26 rods, 14 links, S 68 deg. E (NE edge) seven (?) rods, S 34 deg. W (SE edge) 42 rods, N 56 deg. W (SW edge) 16 rods; witness last name illegible (Downs, Davis?)
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