• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.5.2.1803.3
  • Property Town : Orleans
  • Selling date : 1803-18-29
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Doane, Timothy
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Crosby, Joshua; Crosby, Rachel
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Acreage : 3/4 acre; 13 acres
  • Price : $120
  • Justice of the Peace :
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace :
  • Witnesses : Baker, Benoni; Crosby, Thankful
  • Other names mentioned : Higgins, James
  • Original date recorded by Registrar :
  • Transaction keywords : Yeoman, wife, land, meadow, "Little Island," Poacha island, upland
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) :
  • Archives folder : 2
  • Notes : "Little Island" and "Poacha" (Pochet) Island are the properties, of which 13 acres are on Little Island, and 3/4 acre on Poacha. Two acres of Little Island was formerly owned by James Higgins. Both sellers' signatures were accompanied by stamps, but the buyer, Timothy Doane did not sign the deed. Thankful Crosby signed with the mark "X."
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