Guide to the Connecticut Colony Land Deeds

Andre Ambrus
Special Collections and Archives
The UCI Libraries
P.O. Box 19557
University of California
Irvine, California 92623-9557
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Email: spcoll@uci.edu
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Connecticut Colony Land Deeds

Collection number: MS-M040

Special Collections and Archives

The UCI Libraries

University of California

Irvine, California
Processed by:
Andre Ambrus
Date Completed:
2005
Encoded by:
Andre Ambrus
© 2005 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Connecticut Colony land deeds
Dates: 1745-1771
Collection number: MS-M040
Collection Size: 0.2 linear feet 1 oversize folder
Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
Irvine, California 92623-9557
Abstract: This collection comprises three Connecticut Colony land deeds dated 18 September 1745, 16 February 1751, and 15 April 1771.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.

Preferred Citation

Connecticut Colony land deeds. MS-M040. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Betty Annis, 1997.

Processing Information

Processed by Andre Ambrus and description written by Ryan Hildebrand, 2005.

Scope and Content of Collection

This collection comprises three Connecticut Colony land deeds dated 18 September 1745, 16 February 1751, and 15 April 1771.
The properties indicated were sold to Benjamin Hinman by various sellers in Woodbury, Connecticut

Arrangement

This collection is arranged chronologically.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Land titles--Connecticut--Archives.
Land settlement--Connecticut--Archives.
Connecticut--Colonization--Archives.
Connecticut--History--Archives.
Connecticut--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775--Archives.

Genres and Forms of Material

Deeds--Connecticut--18th century.
Property records--Connecticut--18th century.

Index Terms Related to this Collection

Online Archive of California.


Collection Contents

 

Original owners of properties listed

Box: 1 : 1

Hezekiah Tottle,1745

Scope and Content Note

Document includes signatures of Hezekiah Tottle, Noah Hinman, Thomas Kimberly, and Joseph Minor.
Box: 1 : 2-4

John Curtis,1751

Scope and Content Note

Document includes signatures of John Curtis, William Preston, David Curtis, and Joseph Minor
Box: 1 : 5

Reuben Sherman,1771

Scope and Content Note

Document includes signatures of Reuben, Daniel, and Mindwell Sherman.