• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.5.2.1801.5
  • Property Town : Orleans
  • Selling date : 1801-10-29
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : N/A (division of land)
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : N/A
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Cole, Ruben; Cole, Abial; Cole, Jesse
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Frankfort, Mass; Orleans
  • Acreage :
  • Price :
  • Justice of the Peace : Sparrow, Isaac
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace :
  • Witnesses : Freeman, William
  • Other names mentioned : Cole, Joseph; Cole, Anna; Smith, Joseph; Knowles, Benjamin; Freeman; Bacon, Eben
  • Original date recorded by Registrar : 1801-11-04
  • Transaction keywords : Hancock County, meadow, land, deceased, shares, bound, pole, improvement, range, way, Pochit Island,
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) : Book, 56, folio 114
  • Archives folder : 2
  • Notes : This is a deed of division, not sale, for the improvement of our "shears," i.e. shares. Abial Cole's share, or 1/3 part of the land and meadow divided, begins at the northwest bound of the land set aside for the widow Anna Cole's improvement, running southerly 20 pole in said widow's range, thence westerly in Joseph Smith's range 29 pole and five feet, thence northerly 15 pole and six feet to Benjamin Knowle's range, thence easterly 28 pole to the first mentioned bound. It allows (?) to pass out to the way.
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