• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.5.2.1811.1
  • Property Town : Orleans
  • Selling date : 1811-10-28
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Higgins, Benjamin
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Rogers, Thomas
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Acreage : 2 acres
  • Price : $59
  • Justice of the Peace : Bascom, Timothy
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace : 1811-10-28
  • Witnesses : Bascom, Rebecca
  • Other names mentioned : Davis, Job C.; Kenrick, John
  • Original date recorded by Registrar : 1816-10-09; 1828-09-15
  • Transaction keywords : Gentleman, mariner, lot, "meddow" (meadow), range, rods, "crick" (creek?), stone
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) : 1816-10-09, Barnstable; 1828-09-28, Orleans
  • Archives folder : 2
  • Notes : Thomas Rogers was a gentleman. Benjamin Higgins was a mariner. The lot sold was a meadow, called H ----th, with bounds beginning at Lot Higgins' southeast bound, running southeast by his range 28 rods, then running "east northerly" 4 rods to a crick (creek), then running northerly 32 to a stone by the edge of the "crick," then running 18 rods to the first mentioned bound.
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