Adams’ Abstract of Title1
Middlesex Superior Court, Cambridge, October 1772
Prescott vs. Priest.
1756. Novr. Deed from Jonas Prescott to Jonas Jnr. of Gift. ¼th.
1749. Aug. 17th. from Jonas to Ebenr. ½ of all my Homestead. Free Liberty to pass and repass by Gates and Barns.
1719. Octr. 8th. from Jonas to Jonas Jnr. All my Right in an old Dwelling House, &c. excepting
1727, 8 Jany. 28. Jonas to Jonas. ½.
David Goodhue. Jonas Esq. in Possession of Part, and Prescott that is dead of another Part.
1. In JA’s hand. Adams Papers, Microfilms, Reel No. 185. Dated by reference to adjacent minutes on MS, Smith v. Child, which was tried sub nom. Child v. Smith at the Cambridge Superior Court Oct. 1772. Min. Bk. 96, SCJ Middlesex, Oct. 1772, N–6. Many of the deeds are in the file of Prescott v. Keep. See text at notes 11–21.