NFGenWeb Plantations Book

Conception Bay North Region

"Return of Possession held in Conception Bay 1805"

Pages 102 - 121

On August 21, 1804, in an effort to help avoid frequent disputes regarding possession and rights of Fishing Rooms, Beaches, Flakes and land, Governor Erasmus Gower issued an order directing his Surrogates around the Island of Newfoundland to take an exact account of all Fishing Rooms, Wharves, Beaches, Flakes, etc… within 200 yards from the High Water Mark and register them in a book. The claims of every Merchant, Planter, and Boat Keeper to the land he occupied were to be clearly defined. This official Register of Fishing Rooms was to be admitted as evidence in all land claim disputes.

The following is a transcription of a surviving portion of Governor Gower's "Plantations Book." The transcriptions were done in the same format/style as was presented on the photocopies. Even though spelling and punctuation in some entries had obvious mistakes, we have transcribed them as they were in an effort to preserve the integrity of the original document. Thus [sic] has not been added to any spelling mistake. There was an instance where instead of Act Wm III, it was entered as Act Wm II and even this was left as was. After the work was transcribed, it was proof read and spaces were added between names in some of the transcriptions (Thos.Brown would become Thos. Brown) and this only happened with two people's transcriptions as everyone else added those spaces in.

Misc. Volume 13, Conception Bay Plantations Book - held at the Registry of Deeds and Companies, Confederation Building, PO Box 8700 Stn A, St. John's, NF A1B 4J6. Additional copies of CO 199.18 “Return of Possession held in Conception Bay 1805” are available for viewing at: The Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador, Colonial Bldg., Military Road, St. John’s, NF A1C 2C9 or at The Centre for Newfoundland Studies, Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NF A1B 3Y1

The following pages were transcribed by DEBBIE BATEMAN

No.Name and Description of the Room or Other Erections, with Its Exact BoundariesIn what Harbour, Cove, etc., SituatedName-and-Residence
of the Party
Claiming Right
to the Same
The Nature of
that Claim
Name and
Residence of
the Present
Occupier
Whether-Built,
Sold or Leased
at the Time of
this Entry
Date
of
this
Entry
To Whom Sold or Leased or otherwise TransferredFor what Consideration Sold or otherwise Transferred, or the Rent and Term of the Lease
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608Mary LeDros 130 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E.by Wm. LeDros on the W. by Geo. LeDros 190 yds. from H.W.M. to the S.bounded on the S.by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 3 Houses 2 Gardens 1 MeadowCupidsM. LaDrosCut and cleared agreeable to Act.Wm.3 Chap. 25.Sec.7M. LaDrosNo buildings1762Not leased or sold
609Geo. LaDros 34 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E.by Mary LaDros on the W. by Nichs.LaDros 187 yds.from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 house, 2 Gardens 1 Meadow"G. LaDrosBy deed of gift from his fatherG. LaDros"1795"
610Nichs. LaDros 42 yds. from E. to W.on the E.by Geo. LaDros on the W. by Abram Anthony 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 2 Gardens"N. LaDrosDoN. LaDros"1788"
611Void Room - 87 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Nichs. LaDros on the W. by Henry Anthony 200 yds.from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods."No InhabitantNo ClaimNo Person



612Henry Anthony 88 from E. to W. bounded on the E. by a void room on the W. by another void room 200 yds.from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow."H. AnthonyRented from his FatherH. AnthonyBuilt1803H.Anthony for £5 yearly
613Void Room, 87 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Henry Anthony on the W. by Wm.Keating 200 yds.from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods."No InhabitantNo claimantNo personNo buildings


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614Wm. Keating 188 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by a void room on the W.by Wm. Morgan, 200 yds.from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods, 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses, 2 Gardens 1 Meadow. "Wm.KeatingPurchased from Geo. & Jas.Kemp for £15 and part cut and cleared agreeable Act Wm.3 Chapt.25.Sec.7Wm. Keating"1793
Sold to Wm.Keating for £15
615William Morgan 49 from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm.Keating on the W. by Jacob Noseworthy 158 yds. from H.W.M.to the south bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 3 Gardens 1 Meadow."Wm. MorganPurchased from Jacob Noseworthy for £8Wm. Morgan"1798
Sold to Wm.Morgan for £8
616Jacob Noseworthy 120 from E. to W. bounded on the E.by Wm. Morgan on the W. by Richard Payton 190 yds.from H.W.M. to the Southward bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 4 Gardens 1 Meadow."J. NoseworthyBy deed of gift from his fatherJ. Noseworthy"1782

617Nathl. Gibbs 20 yds.from S. to N. bounded on the N.by Jacob Noseworthy's southern fence on the S.by the woods 28 yds.from E.to W. bounded on the E. by Jacob Noesworthy on the W.by Richd.Payton 1 House."N. GibbsBy deed of gift from Jacob NoseworthyN. GibbsNo buildings1802

618Saml. Noseworthy, 72 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Sheppard on the W.by Michl. Power 200 yds.from H.W.M.to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens."S. NoseworthyCut and cleared agreeable to Act.Wm.3 Chap. 25.Sec.7S. Noseworthy"1801

619Michl.Power, 63 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Saml. Noseworthy on the W. by the Plain 200 yds. from H.WM. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden 1 BeachCupidsM. PowerCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.2 Chap.25.Sec.7M. PowerNo buildings1781Not sold or leased
620The Plain, 218 yds.from the E. to the W. bounded on the E. by Michl. Power on the W. by Thos. Leary 200 yds.from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Meadow"


Do1773

621Thomas Leary 100 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the pond on the W. by the woods 120 yds.from N. to S. bounded on the S. by the Plain on the N. by Thos.Ford 1 House 2 Gardens."Ths. LearyIn consequence of lying voidT. LearyDo1790"
622Thomas Ford 159 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Theophilus Wells on the W. by the woods 110 yds.from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden 1 Meadow"Ths. FordCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3.rd.Chap.25.Sec.7T. Ford"1785"
623Theophilus Wells, 28 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jas. Ford on the W. by Thomas Ford 120 yds.from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden."Thes. WellsDoT. Wells"1796"
624James Ford 39 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Pinsent on the W. by Theophilus Wells 80 yds.from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 House 1 Garden"James Ford"Jas. Ford"1804"
625Robert Taylor, 127 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno.Traverse on the W. by Wm.Pinsent 105 yds. from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden"Robt. Taylor"R. Taylor"1805"
626Jno. Traverse, 140 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Pinsent on the W. by Robert Taylor 200 yds.from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Wharf 2 Flakes 1 Store 1 Cook room,"Jno. TraversePurchased from the assignees of the creditors of Cook & Traverse for £235Jno. TraverseBuilt1804"
627Wm. Pinsent, 134 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Robert Taylor on the W. by Thos.Lilly 200 yds from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 Store 1 Cookroom"Wm. PinsentCut and cleared agreeable to Act.Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7Wm. PinsentNo buildings1804"
628Thos. Lilly 17 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm.Pinsent on the W. by Jas. Ford 140 yds. from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods"Thos. LillyDoThos. LillyDo1805"
629Wm.Pinsent, 104 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E.by Wm. Newman on the W. by Jno. Traverse 200 yds.from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Wharf 1 Store, 2 Flakes, 1 Cookroom"Wm. Pinsent"W. Pinsent"1793"
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630William Newman 123 yds. From E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Wm.Pinsent 200 yds.from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Wharfs 1 Flake 3 Stores 1 CookroomCupidsWm. NewmanCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7W. NewmanNot sold or leased1755"
631Walter Phelan, 81 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E .by the Plain on the W. by Thomas Leary 162 yds.from H.W.M. to the W. bounded on the W. by the woods.DoW. PhelanPurchased from Thos.Healy for £1.12W. PhelanNo buildings1802"
632Henry Anthony, 249 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Arthur Rich 186 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 2 GardensSalmon Cove Port de GraveH. AnthonyCut and cleared agreeable to Act.Wm.3 Chap. 25.Sec.7H. AnthonyDo1805"
633Arthur Rich, 109 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Henry Anthony on the W. by Thomas Bussey 173 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1Garden.DoA. RichDoA. Rich"1805"
634Thomas Bussey, 186 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Arthur Rich on the W. by Wm.Batten 197 yds.from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 1 Garden"T. Bussey"Ths. Bussey"1799"
635Wm.Batton, 185 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Thos.Bussey on the W. by Richd. Wells 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 1House 1Garden 1 Meadow."Wm. Batton"Wm. Batton"1798"
636Richard Wells 140 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Batton on the W. by the woods 145 yds.from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 3 Houses 1 Garden 1 Meadow"Rd. Wells"Richard Wells"1798"
637Wm. Andress, 70 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Henry Andrews Jr. 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods"Wm. AndressPurchased from Henry Andrews Jr.for £10Wm. Andrews"1804"
638Henry Andrews Jr. 328 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Andress on the W. by the Southern Gut 200 yds. from the H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. partly by John Bishop's back room and partly by the pond. Another plot to the N. 100 yds.from S.to N. and 200 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by H.W.M. and on the other sides by the woods and the pond. 1 House 2 Gardens 1 Meadow."H. Andress Jr.Cut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7H. Andrews Jr."1802"
639Jno. Butler 210 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. and W. by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N.W. bounded on the N.W. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 House 1 Garden"Jno. ButlerDoJno. Butler"1803"
640Wm. Butler 190 yds. from N.E.to S.W. bounded on the N.E. and S.W. by the woods, 200 yds. from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens"Wm. Butler"W. Butler"1800"
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641Jno. Churchill and Wm.Tippett, 138 yds. from N.W. to S.E. bounded on the N.W. and S.E.by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods. 1 Stage 3 Flakes 3 Houses 3 Gardens 1 Beach.Bay RobertsJ.C. & W.TCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7J.C. & W.T.Not leased or sold1801"
642Henry Rosewell, 61 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno.Snow and the W. by Ths. Carrivon 160 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods"H. RosewellIn consequence of lying voidH. RosewellNo buildings1805"
643Marcus Delany 238 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. and W. by a brook 194 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens"M. DelanyCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7M. DelanyDo1800

644Patt. Fitzpatrick 250 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Marcus Delaney on the W. by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 H. 1G."P. FPatrickIn consequence of lying voidP. Fpatrick"1803"
645Patrick Jno. and Jas. Delaney, 139 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Russels on the W. by Marcus Delaney 186 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods"P. Jno. & Jas. DelanyBy deed of gift from their fatherP.J. & Jas. Delaney"1803"
646Stephen and Isaac Russel, 135 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Elms, on the W. by P. Jno. and Jas. Delany, 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Wharf 2 Flakes 3 Houses 1 Garden"S. & I. RusselCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7S.& Isaac Russel"1801"
647Wm. Elms 165 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Snow on the W. by Stephen and Isaac Russel 186 yds.from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 1 Garden."Wm. Elms.DoWm. Elms"1801

648Wm. Snow 68 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno. Perchard on the W. by Wm. Elms 200 yds. from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden."Wm. Snow"Wm. Snow"1803"
649
650Edward Snow 106 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the commons on the W. by Wm. Murrin 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 House 1 Garden 1 Meadow."Ed. Snow"Ed. Snow"1801"
651Jno. Perchard, 69 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Edw. Snow on the W. by Wm. Elms 50 yds.from S. to N. bounded on the S. by the Path on the N. by the woods 1 Garden"Jno. PerchardIn consequence of lying voidJno. Perchard"1794"
652William Murrin 53 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Edward Snow on the W. by Jno.Perchard's garden 8 yards from H.W.M.to the Northward bounded on the N. by the path. Part of a stage and flake"Wm. MurrinCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm. 3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7W. Murrin"1804"
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653Thomas Keravan 80 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Henry Rosewell on the W. by Edward Snow 100 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the North by the woods 1 Meadow not fenced.Bay Roberts_

No buildings_Not sold or leased
654Jno. Snow 109 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Saml. Merser on the W. by Henry Rosewell 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 2 GardensDoJno. SnowCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7Jno. SnowDo1800"
655Samuel Merser 87 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno.Perchard on the W. by Jno.Snow 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 House 1 Garden"S. MerserPurchased from John Perchard for 20/S. Merser"1805"
656John Perchard 333 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Preautx on the W.by Saml. Merser 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the Northward bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 Beach 2 Houses 3 Gardens"J. PerchardPurchased from Elias Hockyer for £26Jno. PerchardBuilt1792"
657John Preautx and Thos. Preautx 197 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Robert Merser on the W. by John Perchard 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Wharf 1 Meadow 2 Houses 2 Gardens"J.& Thos. PreautxIn consequence of lying voidJ.P.& Thos.PreautxNo buildings1786"
658Robert Merser 106 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Daniel Norman on the W. by Jno.and Ths. Preautx 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 1 Garden"Rt. MerserBy deed of gift from his fatherRt. Merser"1792"
659Daniel Norman, 29 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Edward French on the W. by Robt. Merser 176 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 House 1 Garden"D. NormanBy deed of gift from his father in lawD. Norman"1802"
660Edward French, (B.Cove) 58 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. By Jonathan Merser on the W. by Danl. Norman 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden"Ed. FrenchCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7Ed. French"1775"
661Jonathan Merser 44 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Abram Earle on the W. by Edward French 175 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 3 Gardens"Jont. MerserIn consequence of lying voidJont. Merser"1796"
662Abraham Earle 43 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Merser on the W. by Jonathan Merser 200 yds. from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 stage 1 flake 1 house 2 Gardens 1 meadow."Ab. EarleDoAb. Earle"1795"
663John Merser 25 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Chas.Merser on the W. by Abram Earle 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the Northward bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens"Jno. Merser"Jno. Merser"1796"
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664Charles Merser 69 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno. Kearley Sr. on the W. by John Merser 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 House 2 GardensBay RobertsChs. MerserBy deed of Gift from his FatherChas. MerserNot sold or leased1797"
665John Kearley Sr. 110 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Kearley Jr. on the W. by Chas. Merser 200 yds. from the H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 1 Garden 1 Meadow"J. Kearley Sr.Purchased from Wm. French for £1.10J. Kearley Sr."1765"
666John Kearley Jr. 168 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Jno. Kearley Sr. 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 House 1 Garden."J. Kearley Jr.In consequence of lying voidJ. Kearley Jr."1797"
667Jonathan Merser Sr. 50 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Geo. Merser on the W. by the woods 138 yds. from H.W.M. on the W. bounds bounded on the N. by Thos. Merser's garden 70 yds. from H.W.M. on the E. Bounds bounded on the North by Jonathan Merser's land 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 House 2 Gardens."Jonathan Merser Sr.By deed of gift from his FatherJ. Merser Sr."1765"
668George Merser 30 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the W. by Jno. Merser Sr. on the E. by the W. corner of Chas. Merser's cellar 138 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by Thos. Merser's land. 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 Garden 1 Meadow"G. MerserDoG. Merser"1790"
669Chas. Merser (Chas.son) 18 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the W. by Geo. Merser on the E. by Wm. Merser 138 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by Jas. Merser's land 1 stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens."Chas. Merser"Chs. Merser"1804"
670Wm.Merser (Chas.son) 15 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the W. by Chas. Merser on the E. by Thos. Merser 138 yds.from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by Chas.Merser (Jno's son) 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow."Wm.Merser"Wm. Merser"1800"
671Thomas Merser 25 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the W. by Wm. Merser on the E. by Jonathan Merser 30 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by James Merser's garden fence. A small plot of meadow ground to the N. 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 3 Gardens."Ths. MerserBequeathed to him by his Father's willThs. Merser"1797"
672Jonathan Merser 25 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the W. by Thos. Merser on the E. by James Merser 30 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by Thos. Merser's garden fence a small plot of meadow ground to the N. 3 Gardens."Jont. MerserDoJon. Merser"1801"
673James Merser 18 yds. from E.to W. bounded on the W. by Thos. Merser on the E. by Chas. Merser 25 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the Path Also part of a meadow 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 3 Gardens 1 Meadow"Jas. Merser"Jas.Merser"1781"
674Chas. Merser 23 yds. from E.to W. bounded on the W. by Jas. Merser on the E. by Wm. Merser 25 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the Path Also part of a meadow 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 2 Gardens."Chas.Merser"Chas. Merser"1770"
675Chapel Ground - 10 yds. square bounded on the S. by the Grave Yard, on his own land to the N. on the W. by Thos. Snow on the E. by his own landPort de GraveChapel LandPurchased from Thos. Snow for £2

1802

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675½Church Land - 10 yds. Square, bounded on the E.W.N. & S.by Henry Anthony Sr.'s room,CupidsPublicPurchased by Richd. Payton from Hy. Anthony for 4/6"No buildings1803

676The Children of James Merser Sr. (deceased) 40 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Merser on the W. by Chas. Merser Sr. 59 yds. from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 5 Gardens. 1 Meadow. Possessed by their ancestors for 100 years.Bay RobertsThe heirs of James Merser.By their FatherWidow MerserBuilt1800"
677Wm. Merser 46 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Chas. Merser on the W. by the sons of Jas.Merser 35 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the Path 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens"W. MerserBy deed of gift from his FatherW. MerserNo buildings1786"
678Chas. Thos. and Edw. Merser, 75 yds. from S. to N. bounded on the S.by Wm. Merser on the N. by the Commons 144 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the W. by Chas.Merser's garden on the E. by Abram Bradbury, 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 Beach 4 Houses 4 Gardens, 1 Meadow. Possessed by them and their ancestors for 100 years."Chas. Ths. & Edw. MerserDoChs.Ths. & Ed. MerserBuilt1790"
679The Children of the late Abram Bradbury Sr. decd. 140 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Benjamin Squires on the W. by the Mersers 50 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the commons 1 Stage 4 Flakes 4 Houses 5 Gardens Possessed 70 years."Bay RobertsBy their FatherAbraham BradburyDo1775"
680Benjamin Squires, 41 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by William Parsons on the W. by Abram Bradbury 50 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by Abram Bradbury's meadow and their own meadow, 1 Stage 4 flakes 3 houses 4 gardens 2 meadows."DoBy deed of gift from his FatherB. Squires"1765"
681Joseph and William Parsons 68 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the S. by Patience Parsons' flake on the E. by Henry Parsons stage, 64 yds. to the N. bounded on the N. by the commons. 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens. Possessed by their ancestors for 57 years.""DittoJos.& Wm. Parsons"1775"
682Patience Parsons 42 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Henry Parsons stage on the W. by Joseph & Wm. Parsons stage, on the S. by the Sea, on the N. by Jos. & Wm. Parsons flake. 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 2 Gardens."""Pat. Parsons"1769"
683Henry Parsons Sr. 86 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Henry Crane on the W. by Patience Parsons 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 2 stages 4 flakes 2 houses 4 gardens."""Henry Parsons"1775"
684Henry Crane 66 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Bradbury's on the W. by Henry Parsons 139 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 House 3 Gardens. Possessed by him and his ancestors for 45 years.""Purchased from Wm. Lilly for £33Henry Crane"1785"
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685Abram Edw. and Wm. Bradbury 70 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Petton on the W. by Henry Crane 114 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 HouseBay RobertsBay RobertsPurchased from Jno. Badcock for £20A.E.& Wm. BradburyNot sold or leased1805"
686Wm. Petton 55 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. and Jno. Jones on the W. by the Bradburys 50 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by Wm. & Jno. Jones garden fence""By his FatherW. Petton"1765"
687Jno. & Wm. Jones 58 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Bartletts on the W. by Wm. Petton 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the Commons 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 2 Gardens.""Purchased from Wm. Lilly for £23Jno.& Wm. Jones"1765"
688The children of Francis Bartlett 60 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Edward Russel on the W. by Wm. And Jno. Jones 74 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the Commons 1 Flake""By their FatherAbraham Bradbury"1766"
689Edward Russel 100 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jas. Churchill on the W. by the Bartletts 120 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the Commons 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 2 Gardens.""Bequeathed by his Grandmothers WillEd. Russell"1798"
690James Churchill 50 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Badcock on the W. by Edw. Russell 180 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 4 Gardens. Possessed by his ancestors for 60 years.""By deed of gift from his FatherJas. Churchill"1793"
691Wm. Badcock Jr. 110 yards from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Ash on the W. by James Churchill 200 yds. from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 Store 1 House 3 Gardens.""Purchased from John Gosse for £50Wm. Badcock"1803"
692All the Children of the late Robert Bishop Sr. decd. 171 yds. from E. to W. by the Seaside bounded on the East by Wm. Badcock Sr. on the W. by Wm.Badcock Jr. 184 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 4 houses 3 gardens 1 meadow. Possessed by their ancestors for 80 years.""By their FatherChildren of Robt. Bishop"1769"
693Wm. Badcock Sr. 143 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Abram French on the W. by the Bishops Plantation 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Wharf 1 Store 2 Flakes 2 Houses 3 Gardens 1 Meadow Possessed by him and his ancestors for 104 years.""Bequeathed to him by his Grandfathers will Wm. Badcock"1767"
694Abram French 62 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno.Snow on the W. by Wm. Badcock 80 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 House 1 Garden""Purchased from Marcus Delany for £70A. French"1804"
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695John Snow 102 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Thomas Caravan on the W. by Abram French 179 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Wharf 1 Flake 1 Store 2 Houses 2 Gardens 1 MeadowBay RobertsBay RobertsPurchased from Newman & Roope for £37.8.4Mathew QuarryNot sold or leased1788"
696Thomas Caravan 45 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Snow on the W. by Jno. Snow 178 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 House 3 Gardens .Possessed by his ancestors for 83 years.""Bequeathed by his mother - in Law's willThos. Caravan"1781"
697William Snow 70 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by his own stage bounded on the W. by Thos. Caravan 60 yds .from S.to N. bounded on the S. by the Commons on the N. by Edward Snow's garden fence 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden. Possessed by his ancestors for 81 years.""By deed of gift from his motherWm.Snow"1795"
698Edward Snow 66 yards. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. French on the W. by Wm. Snow 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 Store 1 House 4 Gardens . Possessed for 81 years.""By deed of gift from his FatherEdw. Snow"1780"
699Wm. and Edward French 69 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Francis Badcock on the W. by Edward Snow 38 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by Wm.Elms's garden 1 Stage 3 Flakes 3 Houses 5 Gardens""By deed of gift from their mother.W. & Edward Snow"1790"
700William Elmes, a plot of ground containing a 110 yds. from S. to N. 66 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the S. by Wm. & Edw. French on the N. by the woods bounded on the E. by the Badcock's plantation on the W. by Edw.Snow Another plot 11 yds. from S.to N. and 13 yds. from E. to W. bounded on all sides as above 1 House 2 Gardens 1 Meadow Possessed by his ancestors for 40 years.""By deed of gift from his father Wm. Elmes"1797"
701John Badcock Sr. 64 yds. from E.to W. bounded on the E. by John Badcock Jr. on the W.by Francis Badcock 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 3 Houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow""By deed of gift from Richard BoilJ. Badcock Sr."1755"
702Francis Badcock 36 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno.Badcock Sr. on the W. by Wm. and Edw. French 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods Also a dwelling house to the east of said bounds close to the north side of the path. 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 3 Gardens 1 Meadow. Posessed by his ancestors for 50 years.""By deed of gift from his fatherF. Badcock"1790"
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703Jno. Badcock Jr. 45 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Sparkes on the W. by Robert Badcock 165 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 4 Houses 3 GardensBay RobertsBay Roberts





704John Sparkes, 91 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Squires on the W. by Jno. Badcock Jr. 175 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 2 Gardens""





705William Squires 104 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Commons on the W. by Jno. Sparkes 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 House 2 Gardens 1 Meadow.""NOTE - THE PAGE SHOWN OPPOSITE 111 IN THE ORIGINAL BOOK IS OBVIOUSLY AN ERROR AS IT CORRESPONDS WITH PAGE 158 AND IS SHOWN THERE. THE ASSUMPTION IS THAT THE CORRESPONDING PAGE OF 111 IS MISSING.




706Edward French 48 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jonas French on the W. by Wm. Squires 138 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 4 Flakes 2 houses 2 Gardens. Possessed by him and his ancestors for 102 years.""





707Jonas French, Thos.and the heirs of Robert. French, 48 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno. French on the W. by Edw. French 110 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 3 Flakes 2 Houses 2 Gardens . Possessed by them and their ancestors for 102 years.""





708Thomas French Sr. 118 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Edward French Sr. on the W. by Jonas French etc. 108 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 4 Gardens 1 Meadow. Possessed by him and his ancestors for 120 years.""





709Edward French Sr. 70 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Thomas French, 200 yds. from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 3 Flakes 3 Houses 4 gardens 1 meadow. Possessed by him and his ancestors for 130 years.""





710Edward Jno. And Wm. Snow 360 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the sea on the W. by the woods 150 yds. from S. to N. bounded on both sides by the sea, inclusive of some inclosures belonging to persons unknown. 1 Garden 1 Meadow.Cole Lees Point"





711Abraham Bradbury 144 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Wm.Earle 74 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 2 Houses 4 Gardens 1 Meadow. Possessed by him and his ancestors for 80 years.Juglers CoveJuglers Cove





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712Henry Sheppard Sr. 103 yds. from S. to N. bounded on the S. by Henry Sheppard Jr. on the N. by Jonathan Sheppard 60 yds. from H.W.M. to the W. bounded on the W. by the Pond 1 Beach 1 Meadow 1 Garden.Mint CoveBrigusCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm. 3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7H.Sheppard Jr.No buildings1787Not leased or sold
713Jonathan Sheppard 82 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the children of Francis Sheppard decd. on the W. by Henry Sheppard Sr. 101 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 3 Gardens 2 Houses. 1 Garden more."Mint CoveDoJon SheppardDo1783"
714The children of the late Francis Sheppard Deceased, 82 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Besom on the W. by Jonathan Sheppard 101 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods"""Jon. Sheppard"1783"
715John Besom 140 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Robert Brown on the W. by the children of Francis Sheppard 70 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods . 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 Beach 5 Gardens 2 Houses."""Jno. Besom"1803"
716Robert Brown, 139 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Jno. Besom 140 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 house 2 gardens"""R. Brown"1803"
717William Chipman 200 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Robert Brown 80 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 3 Gardens."""W. Chipman"1798"
718Robert and Wm. Gosse, 130 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E.and W. by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Flake 2 Houses 1 Garden.Northern CoveBread & Cheese Cove"Robt.& Wm. Gosse"1802"
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719Joseph Foster 120 yds. from E.to W. bounded on the E. by David Whealon on the W. by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden.Northern CoveNorthern CoveCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm. 3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7Jos. FosterNo buildings1804Not sold or leased
720David Phelan 292 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the west by Joseph Foster 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 Beach 1 House 2 Gardens 1 MeadowDoDoDoD. PhelanDo1785"
721Henry Seymor 170 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Butt on the W. by the woods 100 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 House 1 Garden"""H. Seymor"1805

722John Butt 140 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Philip Vokey on the W. by Henry Seymor 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 2 gardens."""Jno. Butt"1802"
723Philip Vokey, 138 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Richard Baggs on the W. by John Butt 146 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 3 gardens"""Ph. Vokey"1799"
724Richard Baggs 200 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Ph.Vokey 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 House 1 Garden."""Richd. Baggs"1802"
725Abram Barret, 295 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. and W. by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens.OtterburyOtterbury"Ab. Barret"1800"
726Sarah Barret 187 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by David Barrett on the West by Wm. Chipman 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the northward bounded on the N. by the woods 1 stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 3 gardens 1 MeadowBread & Cheese CoveBread & Cheese Cove"Sarah Barret"1755"
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727David Barret 136 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Thomas Smith on the West by Sarah Barret 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 2 Gardens 2 Meadows.Bread & Cheese CoveBread & Cheese CoveCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7Davd. BarretNot sold nor built1790No person
728Thomas Smith 63 yards from E. to W. bounded on the E. by George Baker on the W. by David Barrett 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow.DoDoBy deed of gift from his SisterThs. SmithDo1797"
729George Baker 230 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Smith on the W. by Thomas Smith 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 5 Gardens 1 Meadow.""Cut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7Geo. Baker"1776"
730Jane Smith 217 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Smith on the W. by George Baker 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 3 Gardens 3 Meadows.""Part cut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3 Chap.25Sec.7 and part purchased from Jno.Percey for £10Jane Smith"1763"
731John Smith, 62 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by James Hudson on the W. by Jane Smith 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 1 Cellar to the westward 3 Gardens 1 Meadow""By deed of gift from his fatherJno. Smith"1785"
732James Hutchins 51 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Richard Gosse on the W. by Jno. Smith 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 4 Gardens 1 Meadow""In consequence of lying voidJ. Hutchinson"1775"
733Richd. and Wm. Gosse 65 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno. Besom on the W. by Jas. Hutchins 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 5 Gardens""Purchased from Richd. Taylor for £10Rd. & Wm. Gosse"1785"
734The children of Richard Gosse deceased, 48 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Robert Gosse on the W. by Richd. & Wm. Gosse 140 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Garden 1 M.""Bequeathed to her husband by his father's willThe children of Rd. Gosse"1775"
735Robert Gosse 90 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jacob Smith on the W. by the children of Richard Gosse (decd) 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 3 Houses 3 Gardens 3 meadows""Purchased from Jno. Clements for £170Rt. GosseBuilt1787"
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736Jacob Smith 101 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Smith on the West by Robt. Gosse 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. boundedon the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 4 Gardens 1 MeadowBread & Cheese CoveBread & Cheese CovePurchased from Wm. Noseworthy for £10 & and Heifer CalfJacob SmithNo buildings1765No person
737William & Isaac Smith, 176 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Francis Piddle on the W. by Jacob Smith 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 4 Flakes 5 Houses 4 Gardens 1 Meadow. Possessed by their ancestors for 75 years.DoDoBequeathed to them by their father's willWm. SmithBuilt1785"
738Francis Piddle, 165 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm.Smith on the W. by Wm. & Isaac Smith 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N .by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 3 Gardens 1 Meadow.""Cut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm 3.Chap.25.Sec.7Fras. PiddleNo buildings1775"
739William Smith, 67 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Matthew Minshon on the W. by Fras. Piddle 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the Northward bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Garden""Bequeathed to him by his father's willWm. SmithDitto1785"
740Matthew Minshington, 67 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Nicholas Quilty on the W. by Wm. Smith 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the Northward bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens.Coopers HeadCoopers Head.Purchased from Isaac Smith for £2Matthew Minshington"1801"
741Nicholas Quilty, 256 yards from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Matthew Minshington 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow""Cut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7N. QuiltyBuilt1780"
742Michael Power, 176 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the S. by the woods on the N. by Nicholas Dobbin 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the W. bounded on the W. by the woods 1 House 1 Garden 1 Meadow.Spoon CoveSpoon CoveBy deed of gift from his mother in lawMi. PowerNo buildings1784"
743Nicholas Dobbin, 135 yds. from S. to N. bounded on the S. by Michael Power on the N. by Wm. Sharp 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the W. bounded on the W. by the woods. 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow.DoDoPurchased from Wm. Crane for £15N. DobbinDo1770"
744Wm. Sharp 166 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by woods on the W. by Nichs. Dobbin 38 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by Nicholas Dobbin's fence 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 4 Gardens 1 Meadow.""Purchased from Nichs. Dobbin for 20/Wm. Sharp"1790"
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745100 yds W. bounds[sic] Joseph Drover 119 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno. Young on the W. by the woods 38 yds. from H.W.M.to the N. bounded on the N. by John Young's fence 1 stage 2 Flakes 3 Houses 1 Garden 2 Meadows.Island CoveIsland CovePurchased from Elizabeth Smith for £5Jos.Cove Jos.DroverNo buildings1776Not leased or sold
746John Youngs, 109 yds. from E. to W. by the Seaside bounded on the E. by Wm. Baggs and Wm. Youngs on the W. by Joseph Drover 139 yds. from E. to W. on the N. bounds bounded as above another plot to the N. 21 yards square bounded on the E. by Wm. Drover on the W. by Jas. Byrn on the S. by Wm. & Jno.Youngs Jr. on the N. by Jas. Byrn 150 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by Jas. Bryn's garden and meadow 1 Stage 2 Flakes 4 Houses 2 Gardens 1 M. Possessed by his ancestors for 90 years.""Bequeathed to him by his Father's will.Jno. YoungsBuilt1780"
747John, Wm., Jas., and Geo. Youngs and Wm. Baggs, 45 yds. from E. to W. by W. side bounded on the E. by Jas. Byrn on the W. by John Youngs 92 yds. from E. to W. on the N. bounds bounded on the E. and W. by Jas. Byrne 74 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by James Byrne 1 Stage 3 Flakes 4 Houses 2 Gardens""By deed of gift from Richard Young (decd)J.,Jas,Wm., & Geo.Youngs & Wm. BaggsDo1775"
748James Byrn 60 yds. from E. to W. by the Seaside bounded on the E. by Jas. Byrn and Wm. Drover's room on the W. by the Youngs and Wm. Baggs 15 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by J.B. & W.D. 1 Stage 1 Flake 5 Houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow.""Purchased from Henry Hibbs for £7Jas. Byrn"1773"
749William Drover 53 yds. from N. to S. bounded on the S. by Jas. Bryn on the N. by Francis Jones 190 yds. from H.W.M. to the West bounded on the W. by the woods 1/3 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 4 Gardens 1 Meadow.""By deed of gift from Jas. KingWm. DoverBuilt1763"
750James Byrn 104 yds. from N. to S. bounded on the N .by Wm. Drover on the S. by his own room 198 yds. from H.W.M. to the W. bounded on the W. by the woods 2/3 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow.""Purchased from Wm. Lilly for £39Jno. JanesDo1798Rented to John Janes for £3.10 per year.
751Francis Jones 22 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Henry Crane on the W. by Wm.Drover 160 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 4 Houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow.""Purchased from Geo. Pynn fro £20Frans. JonesNo buildings1770"
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752Henry Crane, 22 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by John Crane on the W. by Francis Jones 162 yds. from H.W.M. to the Northward bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 3 Houses 3 Gardens 1 Meadow.Island CoveIsd.CovePurchased from Geo. Pynn for £20Hen. CraneBuilt1767Not leased or sold
753John Crane 44 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Josph Hussey on the W. by Henry Crane 164 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 4 Houses 3 Gardens 1 Meadow.DoDoBy deed of gift from his FatherJno. CraneNo buildings1761"
754Joseph Hussey, 29 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Thos .Merser on the W. by Wm. Parsons 189 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 4 Houses 2 Gardens""Purchased from John Parsons for £18Jos. HusseyDo1775"
755Jonathan & Robert Hussey 61 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Joseph Hussey on the W. by John Crane 9 yds. from H.W.M. to the Northward bounded on the N. by Joseph Hussey's flake 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden""By deed of gift from their FatherWm. ParsonsBuilt1792"
756Thomas Merser, 60 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Elizabeth Lynch on the W. by Jonathan and Robert Hussey 30 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N .by Jonathan & Robert Hussey's garden fence 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 House 1 Garden.""By deed of gift from his Father in lawThos. MerserNo buildings1773"
757Eliz.Lynch 23 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Jones and Henry Bishop, on the W. by Thomas Merser 102 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by a garden fence belonging to 6 different people. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 4 Gardens.""DoEliz. LynchDo1789"
758Wm. Jones and Henry Bishop, 80 yds. from E. to W. by the Seaside bounded on the E .by Jas. Merser and John Lunergan on the W. by Elizabeth Lynch 195 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 3 Gardens.""DoW.J. & H. Bishop"1785"
759Jas. Merser and Jno. Lunergan, 64 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Piddle on the W. by Wm. Jones and Heny. Bishop 168 yds. from H.W.M. to the Northward bounded on the N. by the woods 2 Houses""Purchased from Wm. Piddle for £30J. Merser and Jno. Lunergan"1802"
760William Piddle 46 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jno. Coombes on the W. by Jas. Merser and John Lunergan 161 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 House 1 Garden""Cut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7No person"1780"
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761John Coombes 276 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Philip Vokey on the W. by Wm.Piddle 108 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 2 Gardens 1 Meadow.Island CoveIsland CoveCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3rd.Chap.25.Sec.7Jno. Coombes Island CoveNo buildings1781Not sold or leased
762Philip Vokey 110 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Jno. Coombs 81 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Garden 1 Meadow.""In consequence of lying voidNo personDo1790"
763Timothy Hearne 90 yds. from S. to N. bounded on the N. by the Beach on the S.by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the Westward bounded on the W. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 1 Beach 3 Houses 3 Gardens 3 Meadows.Bryant's CoveB.CovePart purchased from Thos. Noseworthy and John Clements for £25 & Part cut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3 Cha.25.Sec.7T. Hearne1 House1797"
764Wm.Coghlan 139 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the W. by the woods, on the E. by Geo.Neil 195 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 House 1 Garden 1 M.DoDo
Wm. Coghlan B. Cove



765Geo. Neil, 96 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Zacharys on the W.by Wm. Coughlan 174 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 1 Garden 1 Meadow.""Purchased from John Clements fro £170Geo. NeilBuilt1793"
766John Janes 117 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Zacharies on the W. by Geo. Neil 118 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods.""Cut out of the woodsNo personNo buildings1765"
767Peter and Zachariah Zachary, 96 yds. from E. to W. by the Seaside bounded on the E. by Ann Noseworthy on the W. by Jno.Janes 140 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 1 Garden.""Purchased from Wm. Gosse for £25P. & Z. ZacharyDo1799"
768Ann Noseworthy, 383 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Chas. Carrol on the W. by the Zacharys 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 stage 1 flake 4 houses 3 gardens 3 Meadows.""Grant from the GovenorA. NoseworthyBuilt1801"
769Chas. Carrol 383 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Edward Parsons on the W. by Ann Noseworthy 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Meadow""Purchased from Nicholas-- for £52Timy. HearnNo buildings leased1794Timy.Hearn for 15 years for 20/ per annum.
770Edw. Parsons 99 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Joseph Neal on the W. by Chas. Carrol 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 flakes 2 houses 2 gardens, 1 meadow.""Bequeathed to him by his Father's willEd. ParsonsNo buildings1801Not sold or leased
771Joseph Neal 300 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Edward Parsons 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the woods 1 stage 3 flakes 1 house 3 gardens 1 meadow.""Purchased from Saml. Piddle for £-Jos. NealDo1802"
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772Wm. Lilly 100 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the W. by the woods on the E. by the sea 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S.W. bounded on the S.W. by the woods. 1 Meadow.Southside H. GraceHr.GraceVoidNo personNo buildings1790Not leased or sold
773Darby and Michael Duggin 158 yds. from E. to W. 200 yds. from H.W.M.to the S. bounded on the S. E. and W. by the woods 1 Stage 3 Flakes 5 Houses 3 Gardens 1 Meadow.DoDoCut and cleared agreeable to Act Wm.3 Chap.25.Sec.7D. & Ml. DugginDo1792Do
774William Porter 51 yds. from E.to W. bounded on the E. and W.and S. by the woods. 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S.""Cut and cleared as aboveNo person"1790"
775Jno. Sheppard Martin Sheppard and Jonathan Sheppard 285 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Elizabeth Higgins 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 4 Houses 2 Gardens 2 M.""DoJno. Martin & Jont. Shappard"1775

776Elizabeth Higgins 186 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Sheppards on the W. by Jno. Stritton 120 yds .from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 4 Houses 2 Gardens 2 Meadows."""E. Higgins"1774"
777John Stritton 88 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Elizabeth Higgins on the W. by the woods, 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods."""No person"1775"
778Darby Hartry, 109 yds. from E. to W. 200 yds. from H.W.M. bounded on all sides by the woods 1 Meadow""Purchased from --""
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779Darby Hartry 82 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by the stone building erected by the late Conway Heighington 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods. 1 Meadow.""Purchased from-""
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780Executors of John Clements, 330 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Darby Hartery on the W. by Wm. Parsons 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 House 1 Meadow""
No personBuilt


781Wm. Parsons 50 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Executors of - on the W. by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods.""In consequence of lying void"No buildings1805"
782Jas. Glavin 86 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Parsons on the W. by Robt. and Wm. Parsons 200 yds. from H.W.M.to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods""Do"Do1805"
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783Robert, and Wm. Parsons 245 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jas.Glavin on the W. by Mansf. Alcock 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods. 1 Stage 2 Flakes 2 Houses 1 Garden.Southside of H. GraceHr. GracePurchased from Thos. Walsh for £50Rt.& Wm. ParsonsNot sold or leased1804"
784Mansfield Alcock 90 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Robt.& Wm.Parsons, on the W. by Timothy Canty 200 yds. from the S. bounded on the S. by the woods.DoDoIn consequence of lying voidNo personDo1801"
785Timothy Canty 70 yds. by the seaside from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Mansfield Alcock on the W. by Richard Glavin 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bound, on the S. by the woods 1 Wharf 1 House 3 Gardens.""DoTim. Canty"1804"
786Richard Glavin 129 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Tim. Canty on the W. by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 2 houses 4 gardens 2 meadows""Purchased from --Rd. Glavin"1803"
787William Simmonds 208 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods. On the W. by Susannah Taylor 196 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 4 houses, 2 Gards. 1 Meadow.Southside MuskettaMusketta.In consequence of lying voidW. Simmonds"1779"
788Susanna Taylor 99 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Simmonds on the W. by the Woods 208 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 1 Flake 2 Houses 2 Gardens 1 MeadowDoDoDoSusannah Taylor"1779"
789Joseph Pynn 82 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the woods on the W. by Wm. Bellman 148 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods""DoNo personNo buildings1805"
790William Bellman 105 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Joseph Pynn on the W. by James Cowans meadow, 80 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by Saml. Piddle 1 Stage 1 House 1 Garden 1 Meadow"""Wm. BellmanDo1787"
791Samuel Piddle 49 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Joseph Pynn on the W. by John Piddle 113 yds. from S.to N. bounded on the N. by Wm. Bellman on the S. by the woods 1 House 1 Garden 1 Meadow."""Saml. Piddle"1785"
792John Piddle 87 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Samol. Piddle on the W. by the woods 113 yds. from S. to N. bounded on the N. by Wm. Bellman on the S. by the woods 1 House 1 Garden"""Jno. Piddle"1790"
793James Cowan 148 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm.Bellman on the W. by Wm. Simmonds 160 yds. from H.W. M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Garden 1 Meadow""Purchased from Sam. Pike for £150John Pike"1800Leased to John Pike for years fro 40/ per annum.
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794William Simmonds 165 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Jas. Cowan on the W. by Thos. Neagle 160 yds. from S. to N. bounded on the N. by the sea on the S. by the woods 1 House 1 MeadowSouthside, MuskettaWm. Simmonds, MuskettaPurchased from Jos. Fayse for £70Wm. SimmondsBuilt1800Not sold or leased
795Thomas Neagle 50 yds.from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Wm. Simmonds on the West by Jas. Cowan 194 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 3 Gardens 1 Meadow.DoDoPurchased from John Cox for £-Ths. NeagleNo Buildings1782"
796James Cowan 93 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Thos. Neagle, on the W. by W. Path 75 yds. from H.W.M. to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods. 1 Meadow""Purchased from Saml. Pike for £150Ths. Neagle"1803Leased to Ths. Nugent fro 14 years for 30/ per annum
797James Cowan 102 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by W. Path on the W. by Chas. Garland Esq. 95 yds. from the Path to the S. bounded on the S. by the woods 1 Garden 1 Meadow""DittoRoger Thomey"1802Leased to Roger Thomey for 15 years for 50/ per annum
798Chas. Garland Esq. 120 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Waterside on the W. by the Pond 181 yds. from N. to S. bounded on the N. by the Beach on the S. by the Woods 1 Stage 2 Flakes 1 House 1 Beach 3 Gardens 1 Meadow"Hr.Grace _Roger Thomey MuskettaBuilt1797Leased to Roger Thomey for - years for £3 per annum
799Jas. Cowan 55 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Patience Pynn on the W .by Chs. and Wm. Pynn 24 yds. from H.W.M. to the N. bounded on the N. by the Path. Another plot to the E. 60 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Henry Pynn on the W. by Patience Pynn 170 yds. from S. to N. bounded on the N. by the woods. on the S. by the Main Path 180 yds. from E. to W. on the N. bounds, bounded on the E. by Elizabeth Pippy on the W. by Patience Pynn 1 House 1 Garden 1 Meadow."DoBy deed of gift from Geo. Augustus PynnThs. PynnNo buildings1805 -
800Mattw. Kenny 110 yds. from S.to N. bounded on the N. by Patrick Cahill on the S. by the woods, 128 yds. from E.to W. bounded on the E. and W.by the woods. 1 House 1 Garden 3 Meadows.""Purchased from - Jno. BryanDo1792Leased to John Bryan for 40/ per annum
801Patrick Cahill 44 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by Roger Hanrahan on the W. by the woods 46 yds. from S. to N. bounded on the N. by Pat. Cahill on the S. by Matthew Kenny 1 House 1 Garden"Musketta.Purchased from Patk. McGuire for £10Patt.Cahill"1805Not leased
802John Grant 48 yds. from E. to W. bounded on the E. by the Commons on the W. by the woods 70 yds. from S.to N. bounded on the N. by Roger Hanrahan on the S. by the Commons Another plot 20 yds. from E.to W. 70 yds. from N. to S. bounded on all sides by woods. 2 Houses 3 Gardens 1 Meadow""Purchased from Michl. Carroll for £11Jno. Grant Musketta"1790Ditto

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