Canton Deeds
Oxford County, Maine
Range 5, Lot 12


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V. F. Thomas Co. - 167 Thorne Mountain Road - Canton, Maine  04221
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(updated 18 October 2018)





3:358–359
   Date: 5 October 1803
   Grantor: Samuel Simmons
   Grantee: John Simmons
   Description: All of Range 5, Lot 12
   Grantor obtained this parcel via ???:???
   Grantee disposed of part of this parcel via 10:281, 12:445–446, and 22:491

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10:281
   Date: 16 March 1814
   Grantor: John Simmons
   Grantee: Jacob Leach
   Description: Part of Range 5, Lot 12; about 3-1/2 acres, more or less
      Beginning at the northwest corner of Range 5, Lot 12;
      then east on the north line of said lot about 7 rods to a stake and stones;
      then southerly about 80 rods to a stake and stones standing on the brink of the meadow brook about 7 rods distant from the west line of said lot on a right angle;
      then up0 said brook and the pond brook, so-called, until it strikes the west line of said lot;
      then northerly on the west line of said lot to the first mentioned bound.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via 3:358–359
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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12:444–445
   Date: 12 August 1816
   Grantor: Samuel Jewett
   Grantee: Amos Jewett
   Description: Part of Range 5, Lot 12; 20 acres, more or less
      Beginning at a stake and stones standing on the west line of said lot [12] on the south side of the county road as now [1816] laid out;
      then running south on said line to the southwest corner of said lot;
      then east on the south line of said lot about 30 rods to a stake and stones standing on the top of the bank of brook intervale upon the east side;
      then running northwardly about 100 rods to a stake and stones standing on the bank of said intervale by the county road and about 5 rods southeasterly from Norton's barn;
      then northwesterly on the south side of said road to the first mentioned bound.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via 12:445–446
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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12:445–446
   Date: 12 August 1816
   Grantor: John Simmons
   Grantee: Samuel Jewett
   Description: Part of Range 5, Lot 12; 20 acres
      Beginning at a stake and stones standing on the west line of Range 5, Lot 12 on the south side of the county road as now [1816] laid out;
      then running south on said line to the southwest corner of said lot;
      then east on the south line of said lot about 30 rods to a stake and stones standing on the top of the bank of brook intervale upon the east side;
      then running northwardly about 100 rods to a stake and stones standing on the bank of said intervale by the county road and about 5 rods southeasterly from Norton's barn;
      then northwesterly on the south side of said road to the first mentioned bound.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via 3:358–359
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 12:444–445

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18:393–394
   Date: 20 May 1818
   Grantor: Amos Jewett
   Grantee: Samuel Jewett
   Description: Part of Range 5, Lot 12; 20 acres
      Beginning at a stake and stones standing on the west line of Range 5, Lot 12 on the south side of the county road as now [1818] laid out;
      then running south on said line to the southwest corner of said lot;
      then east on the south line of said lot about 30 rods to a stake and stones standing on the top of the bank of brook intervale upon the east side;
      then running northwardly about 100 rods to a stake and stones standing on the bank of said intervale by the county road and about 5 rods southeasterly from Norton's barn;
      then northwesterly on the south side of said road to the first mentioned bound.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via ???:???
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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22:491
   Date: 20 August 1823
   Grantor: John Simmons
   Grantee: Joseph Coolidge
   Description: All of Range 5, Lot 12 except about 33 acres on the west side of said lot, which I [John Simmons] have conveyed by four different deeds, to: Norton Simmons, Sylvester Norton, Jacob Leach, and Samuel Jewett
   Note: Also conveyed by this deed was a portion of Range 5, Lot 11.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via 3:358–359
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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39:107
   Date: 25 June 1832
   Grantor: Sylvester Norton
   Grantee: Alexander Alden Jr.
   Description: Part of Range 5, Lot 12; 3 acres, more or less
      Beginning on the north side of the county road that passes through said lot, at a stake and stones standing N 60° E 5 rods and 14 links from the northeast corner of the dwelling house now occupied by John Frances;
      then N 3° E about 16 rods to the meadow brook;
      then up said brook, by the westerly edge thereof, about 29 rods to a large stone placed at the northeast corner of land owned and improved by Rev. Ransom Norton of Livermore;
      then S 0.5° E about 31 rods to a stake and stones standing on the north side of the aforesaid road;
      then S 72.5° E by the northerly side of said road about 15 rods to the bound first mentioned.
   Note: Also the easterly part of a barn situated a few rods west of the aforesaid premises, on land owned by the said Ransom Norton; i.e., all that part of said barn which is easterly of a line drawn parallel with the east end thereof across said barn, together with a privilege in common with the other owner or occupant in the floor way, or thoroughfare near the center of said barn used for the purpose of improving the same and for the ingress and egress of teams and carriages, said parallel line to be drawn 8 feet west from the east end of said barn from one side to the other.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via ???:???
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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