Property Details


Acreage1 1/4 acres


Selling Date1811-11-30

Parties Involved


Buyer(s) name(s)Higgins, Benjamin

Buyer(s) residence(s)Orleans


Seller(s) name(s)Higgins, Lot

Seller(s) residence(s)Orleans


Justice of the PeaceBascom, Timothy

WitnessesCole, Ephraim

Date recorded by Justice of the Peace1812-02-27

Original date recorded by Registrar1816-10-09

Other names mentionedDavis, Job C.; Kenrick, John

Deed Notes

Lot Higgins was a gentleman. Benjamin Higgins was a mariner. The biggest part of the land and swamp sold was inclosed by Benjamin Higgins' land. The property bounds read: From a corner of a stone wall north west of Benjamin Higgins' dwelling house, then east as his fence now stands to a bound 3 rods east of the northeast corner of said fence, then running south about 12 rods to a bound southeast of a flag root swamp, and then running 4 rods to the southeast corner of Benjamin Higgins' fence, and then running as his fence stands 13 1/2 rods to the southwest of said fence, then running southerly 17 rods to the first mentioned bound. Lot Higgins had a seal next to his signature.

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