The Hartwell Family
General Books LLC, 2009 - 78 pages
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...the same & upon y seventeenth of this pres"' Novemb' 1697, y' s'1 committee called s'1 propriet" together at y' house of Thomas Brown Sen', to give them an account of there proceedings in this matter wb was as followeth: Begining at s'1 fifty acre way the Lotts were layd out from y way behind green's house, Runing partly northerly up to Mr Winthrop's Lott, formerly Biptiz Smedley's: the first three Lotts were consisting of thirteen acres and three quarters by estimation, y next three Lotts on y Range being by estimation but eight acres & compleated to y complem" of thirteen acres and three quarters by land in & adjoining to y' comon swampe; y seventh & eighth Lotts Runing in y same Rang from L' Davises line on y northwest sid of Eleven acre up to Mr Winthrop's lott, & y ninth lott butting upon y head of eleven acre Ranging wlh y fore mentioned lotts untill it comes against y westerly corner of Mr Winthrop's corner of his twenty acre, and then crossing over upon partly a north easterly point until it comes to s'1 corner, & then taking a course along by Mr Winthrop's Line unto a stake w"' stones about it, and from there partly upon a southerly point, leaving a Gusset of Land to y comon until it comes to a black oak tree markt near y head of Leven acre meadow, six Rods distant from y maple tree markt mentioned above. The tenth Lott Butts against the head of sd ninth Lott, against Mr Winthrop's corner above mentioned, & Ranges w"1 y foregoing Lotts, and y eleventh Lott Butts upon Mr Winthrop's twenty acres southerly, y twelfth Lott Butts upon Mr Winthrop's and Ebenezer Hartwel's Lotts above mentioned, & Runs up to y Gutter y' Runs into y pond butting upon y noreast end w"' Green's line, and y thirteenth,& fourteenth Lotts Buts against Ebenezer...
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