Property Details


Acreage1/5 part of 15 acres (i.e. about 3 acres)


Selling Date1818-06-20

Parties Involved


Buyer(s) name(s)Higgins, Eliakim

Buyer(s) residence(s)Orleans


Seller(s) name(s)Arey, Phebe

Seller(s) residence(s)Orleans


Justice of the PeaceKenrick, John

WitnessesArey, Joseph

Date recorded by Justice of the Peace1818-06-20

Original date recorded by Registrar1819-03-26, Barnstable; 1828-09-18, Orleans

Other names mentionedHiggins, Dorcas;Kenrick, Joseph; Davis, Job C.

Deed 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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