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South bounded Easterly by land of John Stems, north by land of
m' Gardner and the meadow Lotts. this 100 acres of land is for
the use of the ministry their third division

Surveyed ^ David Haynes



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Worcester novembe' 30* 1720 persuant to a Grand {sic\ of
the Comitte I have laid out for the use of the School in Worcester
flfifty acres of land for a third division on boath sides Beavour
brook & joyning to little prospedt hill bounded N* by prospedl
meadow lotts Easterly by land of Palmer & Comp' and John
Stems South by Stemes' land in part & marked trees. West by
ministerial land of the third division, as signified in this plat.

Surveyed p D Haynes
and is in full of the 3** division



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[153] Worcester June 10* 1721 laid out to Henry Lee jov-ning
to the north end of Tatnuck Hill Seventy seven acres of land &
halfe for a third division on his own right by vertue of a Grant of
y* H Comitte to him his Heirs and assigns for ever, as butted and
bounded South by land of Coir Winthrop westerly by land in pos-
session of John Holden, north by land of Thomas Leonard East-
erly by land Palmer & Company as signified in the plat Surveyed

y David Haynes



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stones W 170 rud C Win throps land stones

H : Lee 3d division
77 1-2 acres

E 170 rod

stone> Leonards land stones

Worcester may 19* 1719 persuant to a Grant of the H** Com-
itte I have laid out to Josiah Rice fifty seven & halfe acres of land
in full of his second division, on or near Sacatobscut hill, on his
own right, jbyning to his House Lott & wholly incompassing it
laid out to Josiah Rice his heirs and assigns for ever, as it is butted
& bounded and set forth in this plat, with twenty acres more laid
out to nath* Jones in full of his second division as signified in this
platt Surveyed f> David Haynes

bounded westerly & northerly by land of James Holding Elisha
Rice &c Easterly by L* Rice




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Josiah Rice
57 I -a acres
2d division




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[154] Worcester June 10' 17 19 laid out to Gershom Rice on
Paines right Seventy eight acres of second division, thre acres of
3** division, & twenty two acres J of James Holmes second division
all in one platt on and joyning to Hill and South Hill,

bounded South of moses Leonard, westerly by Binings land north
by James Taylers land. Easterly by land of Gershom Rice, this
one hundred and thre acres 80 rod is laid out to Gershom Rice
his heirs & assigns for ever, as it is butted bounded & Surveyed in
the plat for 2^ & 3** divisions IP D Haynes

Stones & Stake white oake



I K 5d S I30 rod

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p. 22 1-2 Holmes 2d division

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white oake



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Worcester novemb' 11* 1721 persuant to a Grant of the Hon**
Comitte I have laid out to Johri Stemes Sixty acres of land uith
allowance for a high way runing thro S** land 4 rod broad as in the
platt on & joyning to little prospedt hill & good for nothing plain
on boath sides of Beavour brook : bounded westerly by comon
land Southerly by widow Wards land, north & East by comon
land : laid out to John Stemes his heirs & assigns for ever in part
of his third division on Cap* Curtices right, as signified in the plat
Surv^ p I) Haynes



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Worcester, Massachusetts.



J 97



Stones



W 6d S 97 1-2 stones



John Sternes
60 acres



stones 97 1-2




[155] Worcester ffeb' 8* 1720 persuant to a Grant of the Hon**
Comitte 1 have laid out to Jonathan marble ffifty six acres of land
on Josiah Haywoods right on the Easterly side of Winter hill and
adjoyning to S** hill, in part of his third division, bounded South
by land of Ben fflagg, westerly by comon land, N* by comon land.
East by Digery Sergeants land as signified in y* platt Surveyed '^
D Haynes to him his Heirs &c for ever



Stones



fflaggs land
W i8d N 166 rod



Stones






J marble 3d division 56 acres



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Comon



white oake



Worcester 0<5l' 23** 1719 persuant to a grant of the H** Com-
itte I have laid out to Benjamin fflagg Jun' Seventeen acres of land
88 rod in two parcells viz : nine acres 14 rod joyning to y* hill on
the S* side of the Country rode, and to his house lott Southerly by



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his house lott and westerly. Easterly by Thomas Haggatt as it is
signified in the platt. also Eight acres 94 rod on the Eastly side
the high way from Isaac millers to the town on boath sides the
Country rode : bounded westerly by a high way Easterly by Benj'
fflaggs land, Southerly by John Grays as marked these two parcells
are in full of his third division on his right with what ColF Win-
throp bought of him D Haynes



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^5 ROD




[156] Worcester June 10* 1721 by order of the Hon** Comitte
I have laid out to Gershom Rice Sixty two acres of land in part
of his third division viz : 50 acres 13 rod on boath sides pine
meadow, bounded west by Homes* land. South by S** Rices land,
East by comon land & north by marked tres stakes and stones,
laid out on the right of Paine — also Eleven acres 140 rod, north
west of his House lott, bounded South and west by land of James
Rice as Signified in this platt, w*"** contains 62 acres 1 10 rod of
third division Surveyed ^ David Haynes




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Worcester June 12* 1720 persuant to a Grant of the H** Com-
itte I have laid out to Gershoro Rice Sen' ninty acres of land on
and joyning to Gran hill on boath sides of Oxford rode in one
platt. bounded west by land of James Taylor and mr woods.
South by land of moses Leonard & comon land. East by land of
James Rice & comon north by comon land and marked trees,
and is in full of Gershom Rices third division with thre acres laid
out for his second division as butted boimded & set forth in this
plat Sun*eyed '^ D Haynes i in 30 allowed for swag

S y\ W TOO rod by Jonas Rice





Cershom Rice 3:


acres 2d division




2*7


acres 3d division




90




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76 rod



[157] Worcester June 10* 1 720 persuant to a grant of the H
Comitte I have laid out to Joshua Rice one hundred & eighty
acres 80 rod of landin two parcells for his third division on Brid-
gett Ushers right viz

one hundred & fifty-thre acres on boath sides of halfe way
river, bounded north by land of Digery Sergeant and west by the
same. South in part by comon land & part by land of Obediah
Ward and David Haynes. East by said Rices own land as it is
signified in this platt

103 acres of this land is on Ushers right 53 acres on Homes*
also Twenty four acres more & 80 rod of land on the south side
of Turkey meadow, bounded south by the Country rode west by
Hubhards land, north by turkey meadow ; East by Joshua Rices
land as signified in this platt, in full of boath his third divisions

Surveyed ^ D Haynes



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[158] Worcester OSt' 20 1720 persuant to a grant of the Hon*
Comitte I have laid out to James Knop his heirs and assigns for
ever —

rforty acres of land for part of yonas Rices third division on
said Rices right in Worcester in thre parcells viz :

ninteen acres ninty thre rod on the South East side north pond
and joyning to said pond, bounded north by north pond brook in
part and partly by meadow and laid out to Coll" minett, m' Payne
and m' Lee : Flast by land of James Knop : South by land of Isaac
miller : west by land of Palmer Oulton & Waldo as it is signified
in this platt also

Eighteen acres eighty five rod of land on the East side of mill
brook, near north pond : bounded northerly by land of m^ Jona-
than Waldo in part & partly by land of his own — East by land left
for a high way : South by land of m^ Sanger as it is signified in
this platt — also one acre & 14 rod on the west side of halfe way
rivei, joyning to David Haynes bounded East by S** land, S* & w*



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by land of Cap* Prentice, north by S** Haynes land as it is Signified
in this platt Surveyed |P D Haynes





[159] Worcester novem' 3c* 1720 persuant to a Grant of the
Comitte I have laid out to Ephraim Rice Jun' for part of his third
division in two parcells Seventy acres of land namely

— flfifty acres on the East side of halfe way river, on boath sides
of the Country rode, bounded northerly by the School lots East-
erly by land of Peter King and m' Smith : westerly by land of
David Haynes as signified in the platt

— ^Twenty acres of land more on the west side of halfe way river
bounded north & west by land of Cap' Prentice : Easterly by land
of John Smith : South by land of Gershom Rice in part & the
Country rode as signified in the platt

ffi/ty acres of this land is sould to James Dickson his heirs and
assigns for ever Twenty acres to James mackland his heirs and
assigns for ever by Ephraim Rice Jun' as it is butted bounded &
Signified in the plat Surv** ^ D Haynes

also li acres more on the w* side of S** river : bounded E* by S**
river : N* by David Haynes S* by meadow & land of Cap' Prentice

PROP. RKC, ^



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w* by land on Sternes right & in full with the 6 acres returned al-
ready -i^ D : Haynes



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iUA.YNI« LANS



M* JOHN Strms LAND
W \\ U M M BOO





[160] Worcester Janu' 1* 1720 persuant to a Grant of the H*
I have laid out to James Rice his Heirs & assigns for ever in
Worcester on the west side of ffrench river, on boath sides of Ox-
ford Rode one hundred and thirty two acres of land & 93 rod in
part of his third division on boath his rights viz :

— Seventy seven & halfe acres on Ripleys right in full thereof
for third division of land in the South part and

— ffifty five acres 13 rodd of land on his own right in part of
his third division, these two lotts are laid out together in one platt :
bounded Easterly by land of James Rice in part and comon land :
northerly by land of Gershom Rice, westerly by land of Josiah
King in part Every way else by comon land and marked as it is
Signified in this platt Surveyed ^ David Ha>Ties



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Comon



203



Stones



E 5<i S 153 rod



Pine tree



James Kice 3d divisn part

77 1-2 on Ripleys right in full
55 — on his own in part

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[161] Worcester april 10* 1721 persuant to a grant from the H^
Comitie I have laid out to Gershom Rice Jun' ffifty acres of land,
with allowance for swag of chain in two parcells in Worcester for
a third division of land on the right of Gershom Rice Sen' viz :

— forty six acres on boath sides of ffrench river, bounded South-
erly by land laid out to nath' Jones : Comon land & marked trees ;
westerly by comon land & James macklans land and meadow left
for George Danson or comon : Easterly by comon land and mark-
ed trees slakes & stones as in y*' platt

— flTour acres of land more laid out to S** Rice the same day
South of his House lott. bounded South by the Town line north
by land of (^ershom Rice Jun*" westerly by land of James mackleen :
Easterly by land in possession of S** Rice as signified in the platt.
— ^'I'his 50 acres of land with the usual allowance for swagg of
Chain is laid out to (Jefshom Rice his heirs and assigns for ever
in full of his 3** division in Worcester as butted & bounded in the
platt Surveyed p' D : Haynes




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[162] Worcester novemb' 30' 1720 persuant to a Grant of the
H** Comitte I have laid out one hundred acres of land in two par-
cell to the Rev** m' andrew Gardner in full of his third division viz :

— ninty thre acres 150 rod of land on & joyning to the hiU west
of pine meadow bounded north in part by mr Gardners second
division and land of Joseph Hubbard, westerly by land in the pos-
session of Deacon Hubbard South by land in the possession of
the widow Ward : Easterly by land laid out to the ministry

— Six acres of land & 10 rodd joyning to said Gardners house
Lott on the East side of mill brook, bounned westerly by land
of said House Lott : north by mr Oultons land and East : South by
land in possession of Deacon Haywood : these two parcells of land
were laid out to him S** Gardner his heirs & assigns for ever, as
they are butted bounded, laid out & Signified in these two platts

Surveyed ^ David Haynes



andrew Gardner 3d divisn /*•

93 acres 1 50 rod 13

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[163] Worcester april 10* 1720 laid out to m' John Gray in thre
parcells Seventy seven acres and a halfe of land in thre parcells
viz :

— ffifty one acres on the East side of half way river on boath
sides of the Country road, bounded westerly by land in possession
of Palmer Oulton & Waldo north and Easterly by land in posses-
sion of Butlers heirs Southerly by land in the possession of Dea-
con moor also



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— ^Twenty six acres joyninjg to S** Grays house lott and second
division as namely 13 acres 34 rod on the hill south of his own
land, bounded north by his own land and land laid out to Benja-
min fflagg : Easterly by land of Haggat and Richard ward : South-
erly and Westerly by land in the possession of Palmer Oulton and
Waldo as signified in the platt

— 1 2 acres 126 rod of land on the south side of Richard Wards
house lott, & boundefl N* by S** Lx>tt : East by Wards second di-
vision : South & W* by comon land & marked trees : these thre
lotts q* 77 acres 80 rod in full of his third division as signified in



>'• platt



Surveyed ^ D Haynes



9 W It* W 80 ROO




[164] Worcester november the 30* 1720 persuant to a Grant of
the Honoured Comitte, I have laid out to the widow Johanah
Ward on her own right for third division, which right was her
late husband Wards right, Thirty seven acres 80 rod of land
joyning together in two parcells as namely



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— ^Thirty two acres eighty rod joyning to west prospe<fl hill joyn-
ing to the ministerial land of third division bounded Easterly by
the S^ ministerial third division & partly north South by land in
the possession of Joshua Rice, bounded west by said Wards land
also

— ffive acres joyning as it is signified in the platt, bounded south
by land in possession of Obediah Ward & Joshua Rice East
by said land/ north by ministerial land, this thirty seven acres 80
rod of land is in full of boath Wards third divisions as it is si^i-
fied in the platt Surveyed ^ David Haynes





johanaH



>ivSS>n^



[165] Worcester nov' 10* 1720 persuant to a Grant of the Com-
itte I have laid out to Deacon Daniel Haywood One hundred and
thre acres of land nett in Worcester in full of his third division in
thre parcells namely

— Sixty eight acres westward of Chesnut hill, on the N* side of
the Country rode & bounded by the same and markes Easterly by
land of m' Henchman : north by land laid out to Dansons right
west by m' John Smiths land marked trees & stones as signified in
the platt



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— ^Twenty four acres on the East side of mill brook bounded
westerly by the land of iJeacon Haywod and meadow lotts and
James Rices land : South by James Holmes land and East, north
by m' andrew Gardners incompassing the old burying place 80 rod
reserved for it

— Eleven acres more adjoyning to the north westerly end of his
House lott, bounded Easterly by the S** house lott northerly by
land of Crosbe : every way else by Comon land and marked trees
this thre parcells of land is in full of S** Haywods third division as
it is signified in these thre platts Surveyed p D Haynes



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[166] Worcester march 21* 1721 persuant to a Grant of the
Hon^ Comitte I have laid out to Cap* Thomas Prentice one hun-
dred and twenty fi\Q acres of land in Worcester on boath sides the
Country rode westward of half way river in two parcells viz :

— ninty seven acres with allowance joyning to Worcester line
crossing S** brook, bounded westerly with Worcester line, SoutKby
land laid out to Gershom Rice : Easterly by Tailers land north by
Jones land, South by Binneys land as in the platt — this land lies
near half a mile south of the Country rode



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— ^Twenty eight acres of land on the north side of the Country
rode westerly of halfe way river, bounded north by land in the
possession of S^ Prentice and David Haynes ; East by land in the
possession of m' John Smith : South by land in possession of
mackleland : westerly by said Prentices land, a high way thro S"^
land to David Ha3mes land two rodd wide as the trees are now
marked : these two parcells of land are in full of Cap* Prentices
third division Surveyed ^ David Ha)'nes






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[167] Worcester Janu' 3'' 1 721 by vertue of a Grant of y* Hon*
Comitte I have laid out to yohn Hubbard Seventy ^y^ acres of
land, on & joyning to Tatnuck hill, bounded w* by Worcester pre-
tended line, north by land laid out Isaac White, Easterly by land
of Colonel Winthrop in part and by land in possession v of Henry

Lee, South by comon land also at the same time and adjoyn-

ing to the said land, laid to Isac Wheeler Seventy six acres of land
bounded westerly by Worcester pretended line north by the di-
viding line ; East by land laid out to m' Stames, south by S* Hub-
bards land, as it is signified in these platts : also



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Janu' 3'' 1720 laid out to Isaac Wheler Twenty seven acres- of
land on & jpyning to pine meadow hill on the S' side of pine
meadow, bounded Easterly by land of mr filagg & Cershom Rice
& partly South every way else by his own land & m' Goldings land
— and are in full of S^ Whelers third division in Woster

Surveyed ^ D Haynes





[168] Worcester march 25* 1721 persuant to a grant of the Hond
Comitte and by their order I have laid out to the right of George
Danson One thousand two hundred acres of land in Worcester for
his house Lott, second & third divisions in the South part of Wor-
cester viz ;

— ^Two hundred & eighteen acres 60 rod joyning to the S*.
west angle of the Town & runing down to french river meadows,
bounded S* Easterly by land of iiath' Jones & Gershom Rice Jun^
Southly and westerly by the Town line, northerly by land of Jona-
than Waldo and Jacob Holmes : two hundred acres of this land is



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hou^e lott y* 18 acres 60 rod part of his 2' division butted &
bounded by marked trees stakes & stones as signified in the platt,
also

— ^Thre hundred acres of land in part of his Second division
joyning to Tatnuck and Snake hill, bounded north by land of Dea-
con nath* moor, west by land of aron adams and partly north South
by land in possession of the heirs of m*^ Henchman and Daniel
Haywood East by land of Diggery Sergeant and partly comon,
in this 300 acres is Six acres of meadow swamp, butted and
bounded with marked tres stakes & stones as signified in the platt
also

— One hundred & twenty acres & 100 rod of land joyning to
the line and so bounded by said line : north by land of Thomas
Bowne [ ?] East by land of moses Leonard South by land of mr
Henchman this 120 acres 100 rod is laid out in part of Dansons
2^ division as is butted bounded and signified in the platt — also

— f!ive hundred & Sixty seven acres
& one hundred rod, whereof 67 acres loo rod is in full of his 2^
division, & 500 acres in full of his third division, this 567 acres &
100 rod of land is bounded westerly by land in possession of mesrs
Palmer, Oulten, Waldo Southerly by land belonging to the Heirs
of m' Butler, S* East by land of Palmer Goldin, Cap* How, Peter
King. John Steams and Thomas Gleason, as signified in the plan,
bounded n* westerly by the dividing line between the n* & s* halfes
of the Town as it is signified in the plan. These 4 platts contain •
1 206 acres, two hundred of w'** is his House Lott, 500 to the
Second division and 500 to the 3* division, 6 acres of Swamp in
steed of meadow also 14 acres of meadow Swamp joyning East to
the 218 acres [169] and on boath sides Kittle brook East of
meadow of Elisha Rice west by land of Jonathan Waldo north by
comon land & p* East as Surveyed ^ David Haynes



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moses Leonard 185 rod



G: Danson 120 acres 100
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George Dansons right
300 acres of land for second
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[171] Worcester novemb' J** 1727 laid out to Benj* fflagg six
acres of land on the north East side of millstone hill, joyning to
the land of Cap* Ephraim Curtise, and so bound Easterly by Cur-
tis northerly by land in the possession of Richard Wade, every way
else by Comon land as signified in the platt — this 6 acres of land
is in part of Browns house lott, in full satisfaction for his meadow
within his house lott which he had no allowance for before, now
by order Surveyed by David Haynes




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Worcester novemb' 1728 at the desire of Cap* Jones I have
taken and sent you a platt of fourteen acres of land and meadow
Swampe laid out on the right of George Danson and recorded [on
said right bounded South by comon land, west by mr. Waldos
land, north and partly East .by Comon and part East by Elisha
Rices meadow as it is signified in this platt

Surveyed by David Haynes




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[172] Worcester nov 1728 laid out to Palmer Golding one halfe
right in part of his third division in Worcester on boath sides of
ffrench river. Ten acres of land & meadow and 22 Rod, bounded
South by land in the possession of Gershom Rice, bounded west
by comon land, bounded north by ffrench-river & meadow lotts,
bounded East by land laid out on Dansons right, as it is signified
in this platt surveyed by David Haynes



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Worcester 06t' 24 1728 persuant to a Grant of the prop' of
Worcester and according to the Grant of the Hono^ Comitte for
a 3** Division in Worcester I have laid out to ffarmer Golding in
Worcester near blader-pond, joyning to m' Palmers land westerly
and southerly, and m' Henchmans land and blader pond north
and Easterly by Whclers and seventeen accres of land as it is but-
ted and bounded as it is this platt, 13 acres of this land is in part
of Geldings 3** Division, and four acres was allowed him for the
highway cross S* Goldings house-lott in full satisfadtion for S^ way
his 13 acres of land is laid out on the original right of Thomas
Hall Signd by David Haynes




[173] Odl' 20*** 1728 persuant to a grant of the proprietors of
Worcester to Cap* nath' Jones I have laid out in Worcester Thirty
six acres of land in full satisfa(5lion for swag of Chain on J Danson
division in two parcells viz Thirty two acres near and joyning to
to land in the possission of James moor and so bounded Southerly


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