Pursuant to your Honrs Comission to us directed we have proceeded to set off for the Widow of the deceased her Dower, viz:— The dwelling house & barn together with about one half acre of land adjoining the premisses boundd as followeth viz the land belonging to the house southerly on the country road leading to Medford Bridge westerly on Henry Fowls land easterly partly on Thos Secomb & Joseph Thompson northerly on Thos Secomb's land the land belonging to the barn as followeth westerly on land belonging to one Sheed northerly on the road aforesd easterly partly on Mr. Secomb & partly on John Waide and southerly on Medford River allso a house plat in Boston in the County of Suffolk near Beacon Hill & near Cambridge Street boundd southerly on land of Joseph Bradford there measuring ninety-one feet westerly on land of Deacon Isaiah Tay decd thirty-six feet and half northerly on land of Edward Middlecot measuring ninety-seven feet easterly on Middlecot Street so called measuring thirty-seven feet and three quarters of a foot be the same more or less or however otherwise bounded or reputed to be bounded.
To a wood lott known by the name of Call's Lott containing 5 acres @ 16s Pr acre 4: To a wood lott known by the name of Gerrish Lott containing 12 & 1/2 acres @ 48s Pr acre 30: To wood lott by the name of Turkey Swamp 10 1/2 acres or the half of twenty acres @ 48s 25: 4: 0 To wood-lott bounds on Jona Hall's land easterly & westerly on Woburn Line or Range Line—in partnership with Stephen Hall junr one half of twelve acres @ 40s Pr acre 12: To dwelling house & ware-house at Boston with the land adjoining late improved by the deceased's son Andrew 500: To house lott joining to Beacon Hill formerly boundd south on Joseph Bradford westerly on Deac Tay decd northly on middlecot & easterly on middlecot street so-called 20: To Half a wood lott called Atwood Lott in partnership with Stephen Hall junr about 21 1/2 acres @ 60s pr acre 3: 10: —— — — Carried Over 2883: 17: 6 Brought Over £ 2883: 17: 6 To one or two Rights in Narraganset Township 26: 13: 4 —— — — The whole amount of the real estate is £ 2910: 10: 10
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An eighteenth century enterprise.
Susanna Rowson .
Medford square - 1682 - 1715 .
Medford Historical Society .
Some old Medford houses and estates.
A fast-day hymn.
Meeting-house brook and the second Meeting-house .
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