• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.5.2.1800.2
  • Property Town : Orleans
  • Selling date : 1800-03-24
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Doan(e), Timothy
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Sparrow, Jabez
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Acreage : 2 acres
  • Price : $9.50
  • Justice of the Peace :
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace :
  • Witnesses : Sparrow, Godfrey (?); Sparrow, Polly
  • Other names mentioned : Smith, Moses; Young, Jedediah
  • Original date recorded by Registrar :
  • Transaction keywords : Gentleman, half lot, land, dwelling house, tract, "Smith's purchase," 76th lot
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) :
  • Archives folder : 2
  • Notes : Both Jabez Sparrow and Timothy Doan(e) are described as gentlemen. In this document Doan is spelled without an "e." Most Orleans transactions use a spelling of that family name that has an "e" at the end. The land formerly belonged to Moses Smith, and lies to the westward of Jedediah Young's dwelling house. It is bounded by a tract of land called "Smith's purchase." Moley Sparrow is Jabez Sparrow's wife.
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