Deeds of Mount Desert Island
Peters Plan - C26


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V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653
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(updated 25 May 2016)





The deed found in book 1 on pages 437–438 covered two parcels: C26 (back lot) and one whose location has not yet been determined. This web page follows transactions involving the back lot.


1:437–438
   Date: 29 March 1792
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantors: Bartholomy DeGregoire and Maria Theresa DeGregoire
   Grantee: John Hamor
   Description: 100 acres [unclear from deed if sum of both lots is 100 acres]; two lots
      first lot:
         Beginning at a spruce stump, the bounds between him [John Hamor] and John Cousins;
         run first S 26° W 100 rods to a maple tree;
         then run S 56.25° E 62 rods to a stake and stones;
         then run N 32° W to the shore;
         then [following] the shore to the first bound.
      back lot (51 acres):
         Begin at a poplar tree, at the northern corner of Smalledge's as back lot;
         run first S 33.75° W 80 rods to a birch tree;
         then N 56.25° W 86 rods to a fir tree;
         then N 33.75° E 95 rods to a birch tree;
         then [S] 56.25° E 6 rods to DeGregoire's line;
         then following said line to the first bound.
   Note: Of this back lot, 5 acres belong to Mary Hamor and 1 acre to David Hamor "so as to make their lots one hundred acres".
   Grantors obtained this parcel via: grant from the General Court of Massachusetts
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 79:40

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79:40
   Date: 1 August 1845
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantor: Sarah Hamor
   Grantee: Richard Hamor
   Description: two lots
      first lot:
         Beginning at a spruce stump, the bounds between a lot formerly owned by John Hamor and John Cousins
         run first S 26° W 100 rods to a maple tree;
         then run S 56.25° E 62 rods to a stake and stones;
         then run N 32° W to the shore;
         then [following] the shore to the first bound.
      back lot (51 acres):
         Begin at a poplar tree, at the northern corner of Smalledge's as back lot (so-called);
         run first S 33.75° W 80 rods to a birch tree;
         then N 56.25° W 86 rods to a fir tree;
         then N 33.75° E 95 rods to a birch tree;
         then S 56.25° E 6 rods to DeGregoire's line;
         then following said line to the first bound.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via 1:437–438
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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