Deeds of Mount Desert Island
Peters Plan - E22


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V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653
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(updated 8 June 2016)





This parcel contains land on both sides of Duck Brook from its mouth to nearly halfway to Eagle Lake, then called Young’s Pond.


1:16–17
   Date: 23 September 1790
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantor: Ezra Young
   Grantee: William Hodgkins
   Description: 100 acres
      Beginning at the corner of said land, at a corner of Robert Young’s land on Frenchman Bay, so-called;
      then on the dividing line between said Robert Young and said Ezra Young to land of Mr. and Madame [De]Gregoire;
      then to said Frenchman Bay.
   Notes:
      1. Presumably the line runs along the land of the DeGregoires so as to make the whole parcel 100 acres.
      2. It appears that Ezra Young sold this land to William Hodgkins before it was legally his other than in his position as a settler.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via 2:136–137
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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2:136–137
   Date: 28 March 1792
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantors: Bartholomy DeGregoire and Maria Theresa DeGregoire
   Grantee: Ezra Young
   Description: 240 acres (exclusive of public roads)
      Begin at the fence, the bound between Ezra Young and Robert Young;
      run first S 60° W 48 rods to the ledge;
      then run S 45° W 65 rods to a pine tree, the bound of the first hundred acres;
      then the same course 117 rods more to a spruce tree;
      then N 35° W 172 rods to a spruce tree;
      then N 45° E to the shore;
      then following the shore to the first mentioned bound, the 40 acres or allowance made for mountains, the public roads are exclusive.
   Note: The first compass direction (S 60° W) seems to be incorrectly mapped on the Peters Plan.
   Grantors obtained this parcel via: grant from the General Court of Massachusetts
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 1:16–17 and ???:???

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