Film #5593 Stonington, New
Deeds 1664-1714. Book 2
Film #5593 Stonington, New London Co, CT Deeds 1664-1714. Book 2 continued
2:416 John Park of Preston
husbandman … valuable sume paid by
John Brown Carpenter … 50A … which I bought of
Capt. John Stanton … 1 Jan 1692. Signed: John Parke, The marke MP of Mary Parke. Wit: Joseph Cary, Robart Parke.
Ack: 10 May 1692. Recd: 3 Feb 1708/9.
2:435 Thomas Parke of Stonington
for a valuable Consideration
paid by William Benitt Junior … 50A … laid out to him
the above sd William Benitt by the present surveighors of Land for the abovesd Town unto Mr. William Parke of
Roxbury Deceased which Grant bareth Date Apriell 7, 1666 … 17 Jul 1708. Signed: Thomas Parke. Wit: Samll.
Chesebrogh, Samuell Widger. Recd: 16 Nov 1708.
2:435 Then recd of Hannah Park
& Thos. Park both of Stonington
… eight shillings upon ye acctt of money Lent unto
Samll. Park Senr. Baring Date 10 Nov 1705 & 7L 10s upon ye acct. of Samll. Park Senr late of Stonington Baring Date
6 Nov 1705 money is to my full content & satisfaction wch money Samll. Park Senr & Hannah Park pd unto their Son
Samuell Park Junr wch they sd was upon … Stonington 26 Feb 1712/13.
2:435 Stonington 6 Nov 1705 Then
Recd of my mother Hannah Parke
ye full & juste sume of 8L 12s 2p wch money my
Mother ???? is obliged to pay to Mr. Joseph Saxton? Itt being a Debt of mine. I say Recd pr me Samll. Park.
2:435 6 Nov 1705 Stonington. Then
Recd of my mother Mrs. Hannah
Parke & Brother Thos. Park ye full & just sume of
three pounds: ten shillings money wch money ye Abovesd Mother & Brother is to pay to Mr. Joseph Saxton for me
…Samuell Parkes. Recd: 26 Feb 1712/13.
2: 443 Samuel Parke sume time of
Stonnigton Did in the year 1699
receive a deed of my father Samll. Parke now of
Stonington of the western Division expressed in the said deed. Be it known to all persons that I the abovesd Samuell
Parke do by these presents relinquish quitt my claime unto and resign up unto my father and Mother all myright
propertie and intrest in an unto the above sd deed from me … upon the condition here after named: that my father do
pay or cause to be payed unto me ye sd Samuell Parke 10L … before ye 14 day of this Instant November & that I do
receive rational satisfaction for ye Labour that I ye sd Samuell Parke have don at ye time aforementioned as it shall be
Judged by Indifferant men Mutually Chosen by all persons conserned … we Samuell Parke and Hannah Parke and
Samuell Parke Junior have here unto set ot our hand & seales this 1 Day of November 1705. Signed: Samuell Parkie,
Hannah Parke her O mark, Samuell Parke. Wit: John Mason, Robart Denison. Ack and Recd: 6 Nov 1705.
2:443 Samuell Parke Hannah Parke
and Samuell Parke all of Stonington
… appoint our well beloved friends Robart
Denison & John Mason both of Stonington … to vallew & apprise the Labour that is Expressed within ye above written
instrument … bond of 20L … to stand to & abide by ye determination of ye above … Signed: Samuell Parkie, Hannah
Parke her O mark, Samuell Parke. Wit: John Mason, John Gallup, Thomas Parke. Ack and Recd: 6 Nov 1705.
2:444 Robert Denison and John
Mason Both of Stonington being
mutually chosen by Samll. Parke, Hannah Parke and
Samll Parke Junior to apprise and sett a valuation upon ye Labour that Samll Parke Junr hath done upon ye Land,
Called y Western Devition given him by his father, with an addition of ten pounds, given by his father avove sd we in
our apprisall doe determine as followeth: That Samll Parke to pay or cause to be payed unto his son Samll Parke 20L
… or as money att or before ye 14 day of this Instant November and the determination to be a full and finall issue of ye
cotents mentioned on ye other side and to this our award, and determination we the sd Denison & Mason have here
unto sett oru hands this 6 of November 1705. Signed: John Mason, Robart Denison. It is to be understood that we find
the vallew of ye Labour which Samll Parke hath done is 10L and the 10L above mentioned with and addition, is that
which his father & mother did vollantarily offer him in our hearing. Signed John Mason, Robart Denison.
2:444 Capt. John Mason & Mr.
Robart Denison having given
in theire Award as above written and that being read to
the parties conserned, There being sume Dissattisfaction through misunderstanding, upon further Debat it is mutually
agreed between both the Parties that for a full Conclution, of all matters between that the above sd Samuell Parke,
Senor Do pay or Cause to be payed, unto his son Samuell Parke the full sume of 30L in money or vallew of money by
the 14 day of this Instant November Part of which money is to b epayd where sd Samuell is Indebted in this Town or in
Groaton; and upon payment of the money abovesd the sd Samuell Do discharge and acquit his Honored father from all
Ingagements or purpose of Portin what so ever and that this is his free and voluntary agreement we sett to our hands
and affix our seales this Sixth Day of Novermber 1707. Signed: Samuell Parke Senr. His marke, Hanah Parke her mark,
Samuell Parke. Wit: Joseph Benitt his mark, Benjamen Springer his X mark. Ack and Recd: 16 Jul 1710.
2:449 Samuel Parke of Stonington …
with Hannah my wife … for
natural love and good Will we do bare unto our Three
sons, Samuell, William and Robart Parke … give … all our right … to that tract or Parcell of Land where we now Live …
to be devided as followeth, … the Brothers have agreed that if Samuell will have four Rods by Exchang he may: have it
Samuell Parke is to have the Western Part upon the Conditions hereafter named he said Samll. May not make sale nor
any Dissposall of any part of said Land without Leave from his father if in his Life Time and my said son Samuell shall
pay yearly and every year fifteen bushels of good and merchantable Indian Corne during our Naturalll Lives and to
Keep in the Falle and every winter, Two Cowes well and to find me by cutting and carting halfe the wood for our fire. He
has Liberty for to cutt said wood on the east side of my Land, and Cart it home when I calle for the same. Also he is for
to make and Maintain a good sufficentt fence about the orchard which I reserve in my hands together with the Pasture
we keep fo our use Dureing our Natuarll Life also my said son shall Pay or cause to be Payed, To his tow younger
Brothers, when they shall attain the age of Twenty one years the full and just sume of 10L of good and lawfull money of
New England also I give my said Son Samll. One third part of my salt marsh Dureing my Naturell Life, my said son
Samuell performing all the above written articles, on his part. … And for the Land on the East of said Run of water and
according to the Bounds I gave to my tow sons above named To witt William and Robart, for to be equally devided
upon the Conditions as followeth that they said William and Robart each of them Pay or Cause to be Payd to Theire
two younger Brothers Thomas and Joseph when they shall attain the age of twenty one years the full and just sume of
five pounds each of them in good and Lafull Money of New England William five and Robart five to pay: they are also to
pay unto me and to theire Mother every year during our Naturell Lives fifteen bushel of Marchantable Indian Corne and
slso they the above named William and Robart each and for to keep the Spring Winter and Falle: well Two Cowes and
to fence their parts against the Pasture and to find us with one half of our fire-wood by cutting and carting home when
we call for it. They are for to have the two thirds of my salt marsh during my Natural Life and they my said sons may not
sell nor allinate any Part of their land during my Life without my consent first had and obtained. I also reserve my
Lessor orchard for my use during our Naturalll Lives, my said two sons William and Robart performing on theire parts
all the above written articles then the said Eastern lands according to the bounds shall be and remaine to them and
theire heirs as abovesaid and in Testimony hereunto we sett or hands, and seales this the 8 Mar 1698/99. Signed:
Samuell Parke and seal, Hannah O Park her mark and seal. Wit: John Williams, Marcy Benit her W mark. Ack: 8 Mar
1798/9. Recd: 16 Jul 1710.
2:453 mutually agreed before
signing that I Samuell Parke … reserve
to my use one acre of land out of my son
Samuells part and my mind is this my gift to my said son that he having three children now left motherless that my said
son do no ways wrong them of their right in these lands also I reserve one acre in each of my two sons parts William
and Robert Parke … Signed: Samuell Parke, Hannah Parke her mark. Ack: by Samuell Parke, William Parke, Robert
RP Parke his mark. Dated in Stonington 8 Mar 1698/9/ Wit: Mary Benit, her W marke, John Williams.
2:453 Mrs. Hannah Parke in her
husbands behalfe Mr. Samuell Parke
of Stonington desire that it may be inserted that
since his son William Parke named in this wrighting hath and doth refuse for to axcept or to be conserned with any right
contained therein , the said Samuell Parke doth hereby declare his minde and will is that he shall not be at all
conserned nor by vertue of anything therein contained, claime any right therein … William Parke denied for to be
concerned before me Samuell Mason. In Stonington 10 Apr 1699.
2:453 William Park hath now
accepted and assigned and is now
engaged to perform all the conditions on his part and
this above written is now made voide by Samuell Parke and his wife Hannah Parke before me Samuell Mason. Wit: John
Benet, Ebenezer Williams. Recd: 16 Jul 1710.
2:453 Samuell Park doth agree for
his Part of wood for to bring
to his father, and mother eight cord of wood and William
Parke and Robart Parke do agree for to cutt and cord each of them four cords of wood for their parts before me
Samuell Mason. Enterd July 16th, 1710.
2:454 Samuell Parke of Stonington
with Hannah my wife … love
and good will unto these our sons William, Robert and
Thomas Parke … land we now live on … William and Robert to pay to their two younger brothers Thomas and Joseph
when they shall attain the age of 21 5L each also to pay unto me and to their mother every year during our naturall
lives 15 of merchantable Indian Corne … 23 May 1706. Signed Samuell S. Parke his mark, Hannah P Parke, her mark.
Wit: John Mason, Ebenezer Williams. Recd: 16 Jul 1710.
2:460 Robert Parke & Thomas
Parke both of Stonington have
mutually agreed for themselves … dividing line between
us. EG rock is William Gallups … 6 Mar 1706/7. Signed: Robert Parke, Thomas Parke. Wit: John Mason, Samuell
Widger. Recd: 24 Aug 1712.
2:462 Mr. William Denison of
Stonington … for 15L … payed to
me by Timothey Starkweather & John Starkweater both
of Stonington … beginning at John Ayers …28 Jan 1706/7. Signed: William Denison. Wit: Jonathan Tracy and David
Tracy. Preston 29 Jan 1706/7 ack by William Denison, Jonathan Tracy Justice of Peace. Recd: 26 Mar 1710/11.
2:462 Timothy Starkweather and
John Starkweather both of Stonington
agreed to make a devition which we the sd
Starkwethers purchased of ye Reverant Mr. Noyce of Stonington and Mr. William Denison Junior of Stonington … 29
Jan 1706/7. Signed: Timohty Starkweather, John Starkwesther, Wit: David Tracy, William Richards. Recd; 26 Mar
2:467 Robert Parke of Stonington
for 260L … paid by Samll Crandall
of Little Comton in ye county of Bristoll,
Massachusetts Bay … 130a … deviding line agreed upon by Robt Parke & Thos. Parke … 2 Aug 1711. Signed Robert
Parke. Wit: Danll Eldredg, Elnathan Minor. Recd: 23 Aug 1711.
2:484 Green Hungerford of Haddam
in Hartford for 30L …. To Stephen
Richardson of Stonington … 38a … & all ye
land that Mrs. Lydia Chapman of Haddam gave to her daughter Jemima it being a third part of ye lott of land which ye
said Mrs. Chapman … gave unto her three daughters Mary, Rachiell & Jemima and is yet undevided … Pacquatuck
River northerly by Isaac Curtice … two Brothers Stephen & Samuell Richardson their land … 13 Feb 1711/12. Signed:
Green Hungerford. Wit: Thomas Chipman, Gershom Hinkley. Recd: 15 Mar 1711.12.
2:493 Joseph Lamb now residing in
ye town of Colchester in ye
county of Hartford … yeoman for 80L payed by John
Parish of Preston in New London … 100a … bounded by land of William Denison Senr … oake marked T.P. … on land
of Timothy Starkweather … oake marked T.P. … 24 Jun 1712. Signed: Joseph Lamb. Wit: Richard Bushnell, Elizabeth
Bushnell. Recd: 7 Nov 1712.
2:495 William Parke of Stonington
for a certain sum of money
paid by Anthony Ashbee of Groton … 100a with all my
house or houseing … south with Hampstids land … west with a brook, north with Nathaniel Bebees … 3 Oct 1712.
Signed: William Parke. Wit: John Packer, Nathll. Gove. Recd: 11 Nov 1712.
2:504 Thomas Park of Stonington
Husbandman … for 150L … from
Samuel Crandall of Stonington … sold upon a hill
called Quakatuk Hill … corner of ye 60A … corner of William Gallup’s land he bought of Robt. Park … dividing line
between Robt. Park & Thos Park … 4 Feb 1712/13. Signed: Thomas Park. Wit: Robart Park, Nathll. Gove, Robert
Denison. Recd: 6 Feb 1712/13.
2:505 ye Honorable Samuell Parke
Sener formerly deceased was
pleased by way of a deed or will to bequeath unto his
loving wife Hannah Parke a right unto a tract of Land called The East Divition lying within ye town of Stonington … on a
hill known by the name of Quaquataug hill … Hannah Parke … for divers good causes … made over unto my son
Thomas Parke … all my right … 4 Feb 1712/13. Signed: Hannah O Parke her mark. Wit: Robert Parke, Nathll. Gove.
Recd: 4 Feb 1712/13.
2:505 … it is mutually agreed
between us the subscribers for
ourselves … that the dividing line between us on the
south of Samuel Parke his land shall begin at a Great Rock … letters S.P. I.W. … by Deacon William Parke Deceased
his deed of gift to his brother Samuel Parke and by his the said Deacon Parke his Will and this is our free and
vollentary act. We set our hands & seales this the 5 Jul 1700. Signed: Samuel Parke, John Williams, William Parke, The
marke of Robert RP Parke. Wit: William Denison, John Bennet, John Mason, Sarah Mason. Ack: 5 Jul 1700. Recd: 6
2:506 Samuell Crandall … for 150L
… by Mr. Isaac Tompson of Westerly
in Rhode Island … Land on Quaquataug Hill
bounded by southwest corner of Willm. Gallup’s land he bought of Robt. Parke … deviding line between Robert Park &
Thos. Park … 13 Feb 1712. Signed: Samuell Crandall. Wit: John Rogers, Amos Hallam. Recd: 13 Feb 1712.13.
2:511 [copy] Jonathan Tracy of
Preston … upon consideration and
good causes me moving & more especially since by
ye providence of God my dear and well beloved son Jonathan Tracy is deceased and died intestate and had not
obtained any Legall Conveyance of those lands & Improvements which my sd son held in his Lifetime all & Singular
every part & parcel thereof being given in the Inventory Exhibitted att the County Court holdon at New London as part
of my sons estate I the sd Jonathan Tracy do hereby give grant Enfeaffe clearly & absolutely alienate & pass over in
fee simple in true state of Inheritance be they more or be they less as they are bounded sittuate & lying within the
bounds of Preston the first parcel where the house now stands … bounded southerly on ye land of Caleb Fobes …
land of Nathaniel Tracy … also 44A more … Obid Cook … part of sd Fobes 100a marked CF and RC … unto my
deceased son Jonathan Tracys two children Jonathan Tracy and Anna Tracy … provided that Anna Tracy the relict of
sd Jonathan Tracy deceased shall have full & free improvements and benefits … during the time of her naturall life ….
21 Sep 1704. Signed: Jonathan Tracy. Wit: Thomas Bradford, William Denison. Recd: 25 May 1713.
2:538 Isaac Williams to my son
John Williams … for 60L … being
west of my farm … 20A … joining to ye Gallups … to
my brother John Williams land … 24 Feb 1713. Signed: Isaac Williams, Sarah S Williams her mark. Wit: John Stark,
Abigail Stark. Recd: 10 Apr 1714.
2:540 [copy] 7 Jan 1712
Christopher Champlin of Westerly in Rhode
Island for 200L paid by Joshua Lamb Gent. &
Daniel Nollbrooke blacksmith both of Roxbury in Suffold MA … 700A … in Stonington. Signed: Christopher CC
Champlin. Wit: Thomas Loyd, Edward Weaver Sen. Suffolk: Boston January 8th 1712. Christopher Champlin personally
appeared & acknowledged ye above written instrument to his act & deed. Before me Addington Davenport Just. Peace.
Recd ye day & year above written Two Hundred pounds in full of ye above purchase. Entered upon Record 6 Nov
1714. Elnathan Minor Town Clerk.
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