Deeds of Mount Desert Island
Peters Plan - F18


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V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653
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(updated 17 May 2018)





1:360–361
   Date: 28 March 1792
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantors: Bartholomy DeGregoire and Maria Theresa DeGregoire
   Grantee: William Wasgatt
   Description: 100 acres
      Beginning at a stake and stones, being the bounds between Benjamin Stanwood and William Wasgatt;
      running first S 45° W 374 rods to a cedar tree;
      then S 45° E 44 rods to a spruce tree;
      then N 45° E to the shore;
      then following the shore to the first mentioned bounds.
   Grantors obtained this parcel via: grant from the General Court of Massachusetts
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 51:282–283

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51:282–283
   Date: 4 March 1827
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantors: William Wasgatt, David Higgins 2nd, and Eleanor Higgins
   Grantee: Benjamin Stanwood Jr.
   Description: 100 acres, more or less; “meaning & intending to convey our right and title to the lot of land formerly conveyed to William Wasgatt by DeGregoire by deed bearing date March twenty-eight, A.D. seventeen hundred & ninety-two”.
      Beginning at a stake and stones, being the bounds between Benjamin Stanwood and William Wasgatt;
      running first S 45° W 374 rods to a cedar tree;
      then S 45° E 44 rods to a spruce tree;
      then N 45° E to the shore;
      then following the shore to the first mentioned bounds.
   Grantor William Wasgatt obtained this parcel via 1:360–361
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 54:498–499

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54:498–499
   Date: 19 January 1831
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantors: Benjamin Stanwood and Betsey Stanwood
   Grantee: James Hamor
   Description: 100 acres, more or less; “meaning and intending to convey our right & title to the lot of land formerly conveyed to William Wasgatt by DeGregoire by deed bearing date March twenty-eighth, A.D. seventeen hundred & ninety-two”.
      Beginning at a stake and stones, being the bounds between Jeremiah Stevens & Amos Richardson;
      running S 45° W 374 rods to a cedar tree;
      then S 45° E 44 rods to a spruce tree;
      then N 45° E to the shore;
      then following the shore to the first mentioned bound.
   Grantors obtained this parcel via 51:282–283
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 57:367

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57:367
   Date: 15 March 1833
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantors: James Hamor and Clarissa Hamor
   Grantee: Asa Higgins
   Description: 100 acres, more or less; “being the same lot of land formerly conveyed to William Wasgatt by DeGregoire by deed bearing date March twenty-eighth, A.D. seventeen hundred & ninety-two”.
      Beginning at a stake and stone, being the bound between Stephen Higgins 2nd and Amos Richardson;
      running S 45° W 374 rods to a cedar tree;
      then S 45° E 44 rods to a spruce tree;
      then N 45° E to the shore;
      then following the shore to the first mentioned bound.
   Note: Asa Higgins used this parcel as collateral for a mortgage (72 :372–373; January 1842) with James Hamor. The discharge was recorded in the margin of 72:373 and was reported to have been on 31 January 1852.
   Grantors obtained this parcel via 54:498–499
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via ???:???

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