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Record 1482/2271
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date 1751
Abstract Bill of sale, signed by John Hapgood, October 24, 1751

Bill of sale documenting the purchase of a "tract or parcel of land in said Marlborough Scituate on the west end of Horse Hill" by Nathan Reed from John Hapgood of Marlborough for three pounds. Includes detailed information on the bounds of the land purchased. Witnessed by Nathaniel Johnson and Benjamin Wood.

Reverse reads:
"Middlesex [?] 2d of March 1752
"Then John Hapgood the within named personally
"appeared before me and acknowledg'd the within
"written instrument to be his free act & Deed -----
"Samuel Brigham, Just. of ye Peace"

1 page, 8x13 inches, printed and handwritten
Object ID Worthen.18.44A.06
Object Name Manuscript
People Brigham, Samuel
Hapgood, John
Johnson, Nathaniel
Reed, Nathan
Wood, Benjamin
Subjects Contracts
Title Bill of sale, signed by John Hapgood, October 24, 1751
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