Property Details



Selling Date1839-11-02

Parties Involved


Buyer(s) name(s)Comings, Joseph

Buyer(s) residence(s)Orleans


Seller(s) name(s)Sparrow, Richard, Esq.

Seller(s) residence(s)Orleans


Justice of the PeaceDoane, John

WitnessesSmith, Joseph; Sparrow, Emeline; Smith, Rebecca K.

Date recorded by Justice of the Peace1839-11-02

Original date recorded by Registrar1840-04-07

Other names mentionedSparrow, Susan; Smith, Joseph; Myricks, Rachel; Smith, Nehemiah; Myricks, Joanna; Davis, Lothrop

Deed Notes

Buyer Joseph Comings was a master mariner. Susan Sparrow was the wife of Richard Sparrow. Richard Sparrow "reserved forever the privilege of a drain through said premises for the benefit of a swamp situated in the field adjoining the premises." He also allowed Comings the privilege of a drain through the swamp and land to the meadow to the east of these premises.

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