Property Details


Acreage21 acres

Price120 pounds

Selling Date1790-03-04

Parties Involved


Buyer(s) name(s)Atwood, Sears

Buyer(s) residence(s)Chatham


Seller(s) name(s)Atwood, Joseph (Attwood)

Seller(s) residence(s)Chatham


Justice of the PeaceKnowles, Elijah

WitnessesKnowles, Elijah; Howes, Joseph; Howes, Enoch

Date recorded by Justice of the Peace1790-03-04

Original date recorded by Registrar1790-04-22

Other names mentionedGodfrey, Col.; Wing, Joseph; Atwood, Sarah; Baker, Lot; Chase, Sylvanus; Bacon, Eben

Deed Notes

Joseph Atwood and Sears Atwood are both described as "yeoman." Eben Bacon is described as "Registrar." Sara Atwood is to receive 1/2 part of the dwelling house (as long as unmarried) plus two pieces of woodland in Harwich -- one piece purchased of Lot Baker and one piece of Sylvanus Chase.

Sears Atwood "to support my parents Joseph and Deborah Atwood during their natural lives in sickness and in health." Joseph Atwood grants to Sears Atwood "my homestead with the buildings now standing thereon."

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