Register Book of Land Leases Page 5

Register Book of Land Leases Page 5

The following information was received from the Maine State Archives on microfilmed records. The name of the film is "W.F.W. Owen 1774-1857 Register Book and Survey Book".

If a * is located in the last column in the chart below, additional information contained in that entry will be located below in another chart below. Look for the same file number as the indicated entry.

Over time there will be over 500 entries added to these pages. I am abbreviating some words to save time and typing... yrs=years, acres=acres of land. In some cases I have added comments in ( ) such as (no location given).

COMMENT Page in Book File # Lease To Location/Acres of Land Length of Time Dated *
Rent Book Page 30 22 1 Cadwallader Curry Welshpool 7 yrs 31 May 1836 *
  22 2   Soap Factory Lot 1 yr 1 Nov 1835 *
obsolete 22 3 John Milliken Tan Yard Lot   24 Nov 1835 *
Never Executed or acted on 22 4 Henry Osinger Holme's Head Farm 7 yrs 24 Feb 1836  
Abandoned 22 5 Hugh Cassidy Mowry's Store   7 June 1836 *
Expired 22 6 Jas. Gray Mowry's Store   8 July 1836 *
  23 7 Joseph Beman Deed of sale of the house on Dunn's Beach occupied by him.   8 July 1836 *
Rent Book Page 63 23 7 (not given) Lease of 2 acres and seventy one hundreth parts, of land, being Beman Field on the North Road after July 8 1836 (date of the lease) 7 yrs 8 July 1836  
Expired 23 8 John McDaniel Lease upon shares of Saw Mill Harbour de Lute 2 yrs 2 Jan 1837  
Expired as to John Parker. Rent Book Page 105 23 9 Edward Snell Transfer of lease of Head Harbour Island from John Parker to Edward Snell, with continuation of same to said Ed. Snell for 7 yrs after 1 May 1838; dated 8 May 1837 7 yrs 8 May 1838  
Rent Book Page 84 23 10 James Harvey Hughland, alisas Mowry's House on the Narrows 6 months 17 May 1837 *
Expired New Lease #21 23 11 Young & Moore Lease of weir privilege in Union Cove, Narrows 1 yr 14 June 1837  
Rent Book Page 102 23 12 Ramsdell & Serles Lease of Casco Bay Island 3 yrs 1 July 1837  
Expired 24 13 S.L. Hovey Lease to S.L. Hovey of Lubec; of McLean's store and wharf on Ship Cove 1 yr 17 July 1837  
Expired 24 14 John & Wm Trecarten & Thos Wade Lease from 20 July 1837 to 1 May 1838 of Sandy, Spruce and White Islands; to John and William Trecarten and Thos. Wade 10 months 20 July 1837  
Rent Book Page 28 24 15 Daniel Mitchell M&M Agreement, yearly tenure of a pendile on Port Owen on H. de Lute yearly 29 July 1837  
Obsolete 24 16 Wm & Benjamin Robinson Contract to repair the Mill = dam on Harbor de Lute   18 Oct 1837  
Rent Book Page 95 24 17 John Hannaberry Agreement of lease during pleasure of Pendicle on Head Harbour   25 Oct 1837  
Transferred by Consent to Arch Mitchell. See Page 30 No. 53 24 18 Hubbard Mitchell See below   28 Oct 1837 *
Rent Book Page 93 24 19 Jesse Serle Agreement during pleasure to Jesse Serle, North Cove, Head Harbour   6 Nov 1837  
  25 20 William Lank Deed of Sale of 2 acres of land in McLellan's Field on Friar Bay   22 Dec 1837  
Rent Book Page 112 25 21 Edwin Young & Thomas Moore Lease of weir Privilege upon Union Cove on the Narrows 5 yrs 29 Dec 1837  
Rent Book Page 87 25 22 Wm Power & Johnston Magee Lease of Pendicle & weir privilege Cranberry Point from 1 Jan 1838; dated 6 Feb 1837 7 yrs 1 Jan 1838  
Expired and Re-let by lease No. 77 Rent Book page 106 25 23 B.R. Fitzgerald, Young Lease of weir privilege on Harbor de Lute from 1 April 1838, dated 19 Jan 1838 2 yrs 19 Jan 1838  
Rent Book Page 73 25 24 John Gregg Lease of Tyn-n-coed Farm from 1 May 1838; with Sundry obligations on a/c stock and buildings 10 yrs 24 Jan 1838  
Rent Book Page 36 25 25 John Holmes Lease of Holmes Farm, Holmes Brook (??) 1 yr 15 Mar 1838  
See Page 29 no. 49 25 26 J. Batson Lease for 1 season to 1 March 1840 weir privilege, Friar's Bay 1 season 18 Mar 1839 *
Expired and re-let by lease. No. 46 26 26 Hugh Doyal Lease of a weir privilege upon the Long Ledge, off the Upper Duck Ponds 1 yr 21 Mar 1838  
Expired and re-let by lease. No. 47 26 27 Abner Hallett Lease of a weir privilege upon the Western End of the Long Ledge 1 yr 30 Mar 1838  
Renewed by Lease No. 45 26 28 Robert Bogat Lease of a weir privilege in Deep Cove on the Narrows 1 yr 2 Apr 1838  
Expired and Abandoned. Rent Book 32 26 29 Robert Calder Jr Lease of Lyon's Farm, 1 yr ending 1 May 1839 1 yr 5 Apr 1838  
Rent Book Page 69 26 30 Ann & Alfred Todd See below 10 yrs 6 Apr 1838  
Rent Book Page 20 26 31 William Gilligan Lease of Bunkerhill Farm from 1 May 1838 for 7 yrs 7 yrs 3 May 1838  
Rent Book Page 127 27 32 William Mabee Lease of the unoccupied lot in Welshpool next east of Maybee's Lot from 1 May 1838 1 yr 5 May 1838  
Expired 27 33 Charles Mulholland Agreement for Huntshill Farm from the date to the 1 Nov 1838 7 months 16 May 1838  
Expired 27 34 Price Flagg Agreement for Flagg's field from the date to the 1 Dec 1838 7 months 8 June 1838  
Expired 27 35 Price Flagg Agreement for Friar's bay weir privilegs on certain shares for season 1 season 21 June 1838  
Expired & renewed by lease. No 48 27 36 Stephen Rumery & Joseph Huckins Lease from date to 31 March 1839 of the weir privilege on the Middle Bar off the Eastern Channell on the Narrows. 8 months 2 July 1838  
Expired and re-let by lease. No. 60 27 37 S. Nickerson, D. Thornton, R. Dimmock Lease from date to 1 March 1839 of the weir privilege on the Southern End of Herring Cove to S. Nickerson, Daniel Thornton & Co., and Robert Dimmock 8 months 9 July 1838  
Abandoned with leave 27 38 (no name given) Horse Shoe Shoal weir privilege let 7 Aug; abandoned by consent 12th      
Rent Book Page 60 28 39 Jas. Manning Parker Lease of a Pendicle on Church Hill, renewable 7 yrs 14 Sept 1838  
Rent Book Page 62 28 40 Nehemiah Mitchell & Benjamin Parker, jointly Lease of a Pendicle on Church Hill, renewable 7 yrs 14 Sept 1838  
Rent Book Page 94 28 41 Nathaniel and Nathan Serles Agreement to allow them occupation of two seperate Pendicles on the Eastern Shore of Head Harbour during pleasure not given 20 Sept 1838  
Rent Book Page 93 28 42 John Fitzgerald Agreement to allow him occupation of a Pendicle on North Cove of Head harbour during pleasure not given 1 Oct 1838  
Rent Book Page 104 28 43 George & Nathaniel McDaniels Indenture of lease of Sandy, Spruce and White Islands from 1 Dec 1838 10 yrs 21 Nov 1838  
Rent Book Page 88 28 44 John McCourt Lease of a Pendicle on South Side of Cranberry Point from 1 Nov 1838 1 yr 29 Nov 1838  
Rent Book Page 113 Renewed to 1 March 1841 29 45 Robert Bogat of Lubec Lease of weir privilege in Deep Cove on the Narrows of Campobello from 2 April 1839 to 1 March 1840 11 months 6 Dec 1838  
Rent Book Page 117 Renewed to 1 March 1841 29 46 Hugh Doyal Lease of weir privilege upon the Eastern End of the Long Ledge, last in the possession of Hugh Doyal; from 21 March 1839 until 1 March 1840 dated 6 Dec 1838 to D.H. Stevens of Lubec 11 months 6 Dec 1838  
Rent Book Page 116 Renewed to 1 March 1842 29 47 Abner Hallett Lease of weir privilege on the western end or Gap of the Long Ledge last in the occupation of Abner Hallett from 13 March 1839 to 1 March 1840 to W. Godfrey, D Godfrey, & S. Marston of Lubec. 11 months 12 Dec 1838  
Rent Book Page 115 Renewed to 1 March 1841 29 48 Stephen & Thomas Rumery of Lubec Lease of a weir privilege no the Middle Bar off the Eastern Channell in the Narrows of Campobello from 31 March 1839 to 1 March 1840 1 yr 14 Dec 1838  
Rent Book Page 108 Renewed to 1 March 1841 29 49 John Batson Lease of a weir privilege upon middle of Friars Bay to 1 March 1840 1 yr 18 Mar 1839  
 

 

ADDITIONAL NOTES

 

Page in Book File # Lease To... Additional Comments Dated
22 1 Cadwallader Curry Continuation of Renewable Lease by D. Owen Esq to Cadwallader Curry of Curry's Stores and wharf in Welshpool; for a farther period of 7 yrs from the 1st May 1836; containing clause excluding covenant to renew dated 31 May 1836 by W.F.W. Owen 31 May

1836

22 2   Lease of part of Soap Factory Lot, (being part of C.Curry estate), by the d.d ministrations, to W.F.W. Owen for one year from the 1st Nov. 1835 1 Nov 1835
22 3 John Milliken Renunciation by John Milliken of all claim upon Tan Yard Lot; dated 24 Nov 1835 24 Nov 1835
22 5 Hugh Cassidy Agreement of occupation of Mowry's store by Hugh Cassidy at $200 per annum, or 3/4ths of store and wharf. Dated 7 June 1836 7 June 1836
22 6 Jas. Gray Agreement between Capt. Owen and Jas. Gray, for storage rates at Mowry's Store 8 July 1836
23 7   Note there are 2 entries in the book with the number "7"  
23 10 James Harvey Lease at 6 months notice to quit, of Hughland, alias Mowry's House on the Narrows, to James Harvey 17 May 1837
24 18   Confirmation and transfer of Pendicle and improvements there on at Rubble (made by JM Parker;) to Hubbard Mitchel, with bond of Hubbard and Joseph Mitchell for the price of the same to W.F.W. Owen 28 Oct 1837
25 26   This entry was written and then crossed out for some reason... reason not given  
26 30 Ann & Alfred Todd Conditional relinquishment of lease of lives, by Ann Todd, of her and her sons interest in the farm of Maple Hill; and agreement by W.F.W. Owen to demise (?) to her for her own and son Alfred Todd's life, 10 acres of the same. 6 Apr 1838

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