Property Details



Selling Date1801-08-24

Parties Involved


Buyer(s) name(s)Doane, Timothy


Seller(s) name(s)Phiney, James; Griffith, Stephen


Justice of the PeaceClark, Isaac

WitnessesKingman, Simeon; Higgins, Nathan

Date recorded by Justice of the Peace1806-10-21

Original date recorded by Registrar1806-10-16

Other names mentionedHiggins, Rebecca; Higgins, Paul; Higgins, Samuel, Jr; Hopkins, Jonathan; Phiney, Abgail; Griffith, Eunice; Bacon, Eben

Deed Notes

The sellers, James Phiney and Stephen Griffith are described as yeomen. The property not specifically stated as in Orleans, but sellers originally got it from Orleans residents, Paul Higgins and Samuel Higgins, Jr. The seller is to give James Phiney $75 of the purchase price, and $150 to Stephen Griffith, with $75 of that amount on Rebecca Higgins's account, and $75 to him. Griffith represents Rebecca Higgins by a power of attorney. The property represents 3/4 of all the real estate Paul Higgins, late of Orleans, and Samuel Higgins Jr. gave to Jonathan Hopkins on a deed dated Jan. 1, 1800, and the said Jonathan gave to Samuel Higgins Jr, Rebecca Higgins, James Phiney and Stephen Griffith. Their wives are Abigail Phiney and Eunice Griffith.

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