• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.2.1.1767
  • Property Town : Chatham
  • Selling date : 1767-03-11
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Atwood, Joseph
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : Chatham
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Nicholson, William; Nicholson, Hannah
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Chatham
  • Acreage : 30 acres
  • Price : 120 pounds
  • Justice of the Peace : Winslow, Kenelm
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace : 0000-00-00
  • Witnesses : Harding Samuel; Howe (or Howes), Richard
  • Other names mentioned : Otis, Solomon; Eldredge, John; Eldredge, Jeremiah; Eldredge, Solomon; Donae, Thomas; Eldredge, Seth; Nickerson
  • Original date recorded by Registrar : 1767-08-12
  • Transaction keywords : parcel, swamps, Stage Neck, country road, Stage Harbour (or Harbor)
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) :
  • Archives folder : 1
  • Notes : William Nicholson described as a "yeoman," Hannah Nicholson is described as the wife of William; Joseph Atwood is described as a "yeoman." The price of the parcel was listed as 120 pounds "plus 5 pounds to Hannah Nicholson (dower and power of thirds). The names Nicholson & Nickerson are used interchangeably in the text of the deed, but the signature is clearly Nicholson.
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