• Collection : Stanley Smith Deed Collection
  • Finding aid link : http://www.sturgislibrary.org/pdf/stanley_smith_deed_collection.pdf
  • Unique ID : SSDeeds.5.3.1818.4
  • Property Town : Orleans
  • Selling date : 1818-06-20
  • Buyer(s) name(s) : Higgins, Eliakim
  • Buyer(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Seller(s) name(s) : Arey, Phebe
  • Seller(s) residence(s) : Orleans
  • Acreage : 1/5 part of 15 acres (i.e. about 3 acres)
  • Price : $20
  • Justice of the Peace : Kenrick, John
  • Date recorded by Justice of the Peace : 1818-06-20
  • Witnesses : Arey, Joseph
  • Other names mentioned : Higgins, Dorcas;Kenrick, Joseph; Davis, Job C.
  • Original date recorded by Registrar : 1819-03-26, Barnstable; 1828-09-18, Orleans
  • Transaction keywords : Land, dwelling house, widow, farm, deceased, heirs
  • Book of Evidences of Land & folio (or page) : Book 79. Folio 160, Barnstable; Book 2, page 114, Orleans
  • Archives folder : 3
  • Notes : The land was northeast of the dwelling house of widow Dorcas Higgins, and joins Eliakim Higgins' farm. The property had been purchased by Phebe Arey's father, Thomas Arey, of Shubal Mayo. In partnership with the heirs of Thomas Arey, and has been "sit? of to me." On verso of deed, it is marked "Paid." A pencil note was made in 1893 by "J.P." that read "this piece of land was sold to Isaiah Linnil ?, it laid south of Higgins farm and butted the land L. .... Handwriting faint and not readable.
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