• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.5.2.1802
  • Property Town : Orleans
  • Selling date : 1802-03-25
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Snow, Elkanah
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Crosby, John; Crosby, Rachel
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Harwich
  • Acreage : 1 acre
  • Price : $25.23
  • Justice of the Peace : Mayo, Uriah
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace :
  • Witnesses :
  • Other names mentioned : Higgins, Amon ?
  • Original date recorded by Registrar :
  • Transaction keywords : Yeoman, land, woodland, dwelling house, orchard
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) :
  • Archives folder : 2
  • Notes : Property not specifically stated as Orleans, but lies to east of dwelling house of buyer, who lives in Orleans. John Crosby, seller, is a yeoman, as if the buyer, Elkanah Snow. One piece of woodland sold lies to the east of Snow's dwelling house in Orleans, a second piece is undescribed land of one acre, and there is a third piece of land of unspecified size and location. Also sold is 1/9th of orchard land, and 1/9th of a lot formerly owned by "our honored father," Amon (?) Higgins. Rachel Crosby is John Crosby's wife.
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