a Dastin, wife of Josiah Dastin of Charlestown, a young woman of twenty-six, testified while in the house of Mr. Cradocke at misticke at meat with one Robert Panare he assaulted her, and caused her to cut her hand and her apron, that it was a little before night and her husband coming home late that night she did not make it known till the next evening.
This affidavit specially mentions the house of Mr. Cradock, and it would seem there was none other.
April 26, 1641, Cradock grants Josiah Dawstin of Mistick at Medford in New England all that my messuage or tenement late in the tenure of the saide Dawstin commonly called Dixes house, together with six acres of planting ground adjoining, also seven acres of meadow commonly called by the name of Rock meadow, together with firewood from the woods near there, also wood sufficient for building and sustaining his dwelling house on the land aforesaid.
It would seem by these facts that the house was of wood.
Its name, Dixe's house, mi