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is now the property of Theodore Schwamb. In 1805 Abner Stearns, of Billerica, bought land here of Ephraim Cooke, victualler, which Stearns, in 1808, sold to John Tufts, with a wool-factory thereon and machinery, and established himself on the site since Schouler's. Tufts sold these premises to Ezra Trull, of Boston, in 1817, wTufts sold these premises to Ezra Trull, of Boston, in 1817, with a mill thereon, and a raceway through land of heirs of Edward Blackington. He also conveyed to Trull, at same time, land occupied as a millpond on Baptist meeting-house lane, being part of the land bounded south on Concord road, and south and west on Baptist meeting-house property and lane, which John Tufts bought of Ephraim CJohn Tufts bought of Ephraim Cooke in 1809. A lane or road led to the mills formerly known as the Tufts mills. The mills were destroyed by fire about 1831. Ezra Trull sold the premises to Cyrus Cutter, in 1831, with a mill-site thereon, where the mills formerly known by the name of the Tufts mills stood, previous to the fire which destroyed said mills. Cyr
l Butterfield, Jeduthun Wellington, George Prentiss, John Adams, and William Whittemore, Jr., were the building committee of the new meeting-house. The old house was sold at auction. The body to William Whittemore, Jr., for $440; the tower to John Tufts, for $115; the porch to Samuel Watson, for $75—making in the whole, $630. Among the materials sold, Mr. J. B Russell remembered seeing an old gilt vane five or six feet long. The first meeting-house purchased by William Whittemore, Esq., at.Price paid. John Adams5$242.00 William Adams33165.00 John Adams6 gal.95.00 Daniel Adams83141.00 Jason Belknap81141.00 Samuel Butterfield20191.00 Samuel & Jona. Butterfield12227.00 Samuel & Jona. Butterfield60138.00 Eben Cutter, Hall & Tufts23165.65 William Cutter15205.00 Nehemiah Cutter72133.00 Mehitable Cutter68147.00 Ephraim Cutter60192.00 Joseph Cutter4785.00 Abigail Convers4670.00 Caleb Cole18204.00 Ebenezer Cutter35170.00 William Dickson74121.00 Moses Cutter36174.95
sq., was chosen moderator; Thomas Russell, Jr., town clerk; Jonathan Whittemore, Daniel Adams, John Tufts, Samuel Locke, Esq., and William Whittemore, Jr., selectmen; Samuel Butterfield, George Prentiurveyors of highways; Caleb Cole and Jonathan Butterfield, surveyors of lumber; James Hill and John Tufts, fence-viewers; William Whittemore, Jr., Nathaniel Hill, George Prentiss, Jr., Miles Gardner, illiam Cutter, Jr., Nehemiah Cutter, Jonathan Frost, Adam Cutter, Amos Russell, field-drivers; John Tufts, clerk of the market; Samuel Butterfield, George Prentiss, Col. J. Wellington, Samuel Locke, Eescort, and an oration in Mr. Fiske's Church, closing with a dinner in an orchard in the rear of Tufts's tavern.—J. B. Russell's Reminiscences. The oration was delivered by the then master of the cenSchool houses4 75 Thomas Russell, for Sundries and Refreshment to Surveyors of highways14 33 John Tufts, for Refreshment to Selectmen and Committees4 11 Gardner & Johnson, for Sundries and Refreshm
ton, 1845 (1846—none sent). William Dickson, 1847 (1848—none sent). Reuben Hopkins, 1849. David W. Horton, 1850. Mansur W. Marsh, 1851. Nehemiah M. Fessenden, 1852, 1865. Albert Winn, 1863, 1861. Rev. George Hill, 1864. John Schouler, 1856. Moses Proctor, 1857 (Sixth Middlesex District—with town of Winchester). Joseph Burrage, 1859. Samuel Butterfield, 1863. Joseph S. Potter, 1865-67. Selectmen. Jonathan Whittemore, 1807, 1808. Daniel Adams, 1807-12. John Tufts, 1807, 1808. Samuel Locke, Esq., 1807 (1808—excused). William Whittemore, Jr., 1807, Esq. 1808. James Hill, 1808. George Prentiss, 1809-12. Thomas Russell, Jr., 1809-25. James Perry, 1813-22. Walter Russell, 1813-18. Benjamin Locke, 1819-22. William Locke, 2d, 1823-26, 1836 (thanks of town voted 1837, for his long and faithful services). Jonathan Frost, 1823-25. Charles Wellington, 1826-31. Joshua Avery, 1826-36 (thanks of town voted 1837, for his long
years.—J. B. R. Rebecca, b. Jan., bap. 19 Jan. 1777, d. 6 Aug. 1778, a. 20 mos.; Rebecca, b. 22, bap. 26 Dec. 1779, m. John Tufts 13 Dec. 1798. William the father was adm. to the ch. 8 Oct. 1769, and d. of a dropsie, 1 Apr. 1781. Re-Becca—wid. ofble possession of her faculties. [Rebecca, the mother, d. 14 Nov. 1831, a. 67. The father m. second, Rebecca, wid. of John Tufts, 13 July, 1833. He d. 13 Feb. 1846, a. 83. His wid. d. 22 Jan. 1862, a. 82.] He was a Pct. committeeman, 1792, 1793, ond's Wat., 472-3. In 1806 Abner Stearns of Billerica bought a lot of land of Ephraim Cook, which in 1808 he sold to John Tufts, with a woolen factory and machinery thereon. Mr. Stearns then bought another lot, about one-third of a mile above hisra, bap. 8 Apr. 1804; Caroline, bap. 16 Mar. 1806, d. 2 Mar. 1808, a. 2; John, bap. 13 Mar. 1808, d. 1 Dec. 1837, a. 30—John Tufts, 2d, m. Lucy Ann Locke 8 June, 1833, W. Camb.; Caroline, bap. 27 May, 1810; Harris, or Harrison, bap. 2 Aug. 1812, d. 2<
Thompson, 111, 112, 129, 131, 169, 178,202,251, 264, 266, 272, 309, 310, 335, 349 Thorndike, 184, 194,252, 310 Thornton, 43, 44, 252, 310 Thorp and Thorpe, 140, 143, 154, 157, 225, 250, 310, 340, 341, 346 Thurston, 341 Tidd, 58 Tierney, 345 Timney, 345 Tingley, 171, 176 Tisdale, 193, 310 Tobey, 343 Todd, 276, 310 Torrey, 224 Towne, 5 Townsend, 71, 72 Trask, 58, 166, 219, 286, 310, 346, 350 Trowbridge, 161, 173 Trull, 18 Trumbull, 3 Tufts, 17,18, 19,110,112, 116, 120, 121,122, 128, 130, 131, 133, 136, 137, 139, 170, 171, 176, 183-85, 187, 196, 199, 200, 204, 205, 211-13, 217, 218, 223, 233, 234, 238, 244, 246, 248,250, 254, 262, 264, 265, 270, 272, 277, 281, 282, 286,288, 295-97, 302-04, 307, 310-12, 320, 321, 349 Tukey, 343 Turell, 24, 25, 30, 33 Turner, 145, 189,312, 339 Tuttle, 301, 307, 312 Twaddle, 249, 312 Tynan, 345 Underwood, 172,299,312, 328 Usher, 296 Vaughan, 14 Verry, 220 Victorine