• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.5.3.1817.7
  • Property Town : Orleans
  • Selling date : 1817-12-15
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Freeman, Hannah
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Higgins, Hezekiah
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Acreage :
  • Price :
  • Justice of the Peace : Bascom, Timothy
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace : 1817-12-15
  • Witnesses : Bascom, Nabby
  • Other names mentioned : Higgins, James; Davis, Job C.; Kenrick, John
  • Original date recorded by Registrar : 1823-09-02; 1828-11-28
  • Transaction keywords : Lot, meadow, beach, partnership, deceased, Eastham, widow, premises (primmises)
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) : Barnstable, Book ?, Folio 304; Orleans, Book 1, page 186
  • Archives folder : 3
  • Notes : This is a deed transfer, not a sale. Hannah Freeman and Hezekiah Higgins, a yeoman, were sister and brother, and they held the land in partnership. Higgins deeds her is part of the meadow (medow). The property was formerly owned by their father, James Higgins, deceased.
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