Canton Deeds
Oxford County, Maine
Range 3, Lot 9


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V. F. Thomas Co. - 167 Thorne Mountain Road - Canton, Maine  04221
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(updated 20 October 2018)





2:302
   Date: 21 September 1807
   Grantor: Oliver Peabody
   Grantee: Asael Shaw
   Description: Northerly part of Range 3, Lot 9
      Beginning at the northeast corner of Alexander Alden’s land
      then westerly by said Alden land to said [Androscoggin] river;
      then northerly by said river until it comes to the north line of said range [3];
      then east in the said range line until it comes to Jacob Lothrop’s land;
      then southerly by said Lothrop’s land to the first mentioned bound.
   Note: Also conveyed via this deed was the northerly part of Range 3, Lot 10.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via ???:???
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 8:191

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3:289a
   Date: 20 November 1806
   Grantor: Joel Howard
   Grantee: Alexander Alden
   Description: 89 acres, more or less
      Beginning at the southeast corner of Range 3, Lot 9, on the westwardly side of the [Androscoggin] River, in Jay [which portion is now in Canton];
      then running north 85 rods and 23 links to a stake and stones near a white birch tree;
      then running west to the river;
      then southwardly up the river so far that an east course will strike the first mentioned bound.
   Note: This parcel was mortgaged by Alexander Alden with Joel Howard (see 3:289b–290).
   Grantor obtained this parcel via ???:???
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 4:218

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4:218
   Date: 28 March 1809
   Grantor: Alexander Alden
   Grantee: Amasa Alden
   Description: 89 acres, more or less
      Beginning at the southeast corner of Range 3, Lot 9, on the westwardly side of the [Androscoggin] River, in Jay [which portion is now in Canton];
      then running north 85 rods and 23 links to a stake and stones near a white birch tree;
      then west to the river;
      then southwardly up the river so far that an east course will strike the first mentioned bound.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via 3:289a
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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8:191
   Date: 1 April 1812
   Grantor: Asael Shaw
   Grantee: Martin Conant
   Description: Northerly part of Range 3, Lot 9; 106 acres, more or less (including the northerly part of Range 3, Lot 10 [see note below]); “with the buildings standing thereon, reserving liberty for all roads now laid out through said premises”
      Beginning at the northeast corner of Joel Howard’s land;
      then westerly by said Howard's lands to the river;
      then northerly by said river until it comes to the north line of third range;
      then east in the said range line until it comes to Jacob Lothrop’s land;
      then southerly by said Lothrop’s land to the first bound.
   Note: Also conveyed via this deed was the northerly part of Range 3, Lot 10.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via 2:302
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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8:488–489
   Date: 14 November 1812 [see note 1 below]
   Grantor: Alexander Alden
   Grantee: Joel Howard
   Description: Southerly part of Range 3, Lot 9; 89 acres, more or less (including the southerly part of Range 3, Lot 10 [see note 2 below])
      Beginning at the southeast corner of said lot number nine;
      then north on the east line of said last mentioned lot 85 rods and 23 links to a stake and stones;
      then west to the river aforesaid;
      then up said river on the margin thereof to the south line of said third range;
      then on said range line east to the first mentioned bound.
   Notes:
      1. The date on which Alexander Alden sold this parcel was seven days before the date on which he purchased it.
      2. Also conveyed via this deed was the southerly part of Range 3, Lot 10.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via 8:489–490
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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8:489–490
   Date: 21 November 1812 [see note 1 below]
   Grantor: Amasa Alden
   Grantee: Alexander Alden
   Description: Southerly part of Range 3, Lot 9; 89 acres, more or less (including the southerly part of Range 3, Lot 10 [see note 2 below])
      Beginning at the southeast corner of said lot number nine;
      then north on the east line of said last mentioned lot 85 rods and 23 links to a stake and stones;
      then west to the river aforesaid;
      then up said river on the margin thereof to the south line of said third range;
      then east in the south line of said third range to the first mentioned bound.
   Notes:
      1. The date on which Alexander Alden purchased this parcel was seven days after the date on which he sold it.
      2. Also conveyed via this deed was the southerly part of Range 3, Lot 10.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via ???:???
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 8:488–489

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