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Land Deed

Description

Framed document signed and sealed from Edmund Marshall of Chebacco in Ipswich to William Bennet, also of Chebacco in Ipswich, accepting seventeen pounds for two and one half acres of Thatch Bank Ground in Chebacco in Ipswich. Signed by Arthur Abbot, Samuel Waite, Edmund Marshall, Hannah Mashall's mark, John Appleton; two wax seals in red appear at lower right (for Edmund & Hannah).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1733
Inscriptions
See accession folder for transcription of inscription on back.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wax
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
DEED
deeds
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wax
Wax
People and organizations
Abbot, Arthur
Appleton, John
Bennet, William
Marshall, Edmund
Marshall, Hannah
Waite, Samuel
Dimensions
11.875 x 7.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.267
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2254

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