Estate of William Skinner, Topsham, 1766

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Estate of William Skinner, Topsham, 1766

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"This plan contains 125 acres of land and meadow laid out for the estate of William Skiner" land which was part of the Pejepscot Purchase Company's land grant. Scale [1:7920]40 poles to one inch. William Skinner and his wife Lydia became major owners in the Pejepscot Company through inheritance. Lydia's father, John Watts, was one of the original Pejepscot Proprietors.

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  • Title: Estate of William Skinner, Topsham, 1766
  • Creator: Merrill John
  • Creation Date: 1766-06-15
  • Subject Date: 1766-06-15
  • Location: Topsham, Sagadahoc County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 32 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 61, Map 42
  • Collection: Pejepscot Proprietors papers
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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