A Debt Discharged in Colonial Massachusetts [Manuscript]. [Massachusetts]. [Discharge of Debt and Land Grant]. York County, Massachusetts, February 26, 1741/2. Text in ink to recto of single 12-1/4" x 7-1/2" sheet with wax seal signed with John Dixon's mark, docket to verso. Moderate toning, light foxing and soiling, horizontal and vertical fold lines, small holes and negligible tearing along fold lines with no loss to legibility, upper and lower right corners lacking without loss to text. $500. * A legal document discharging a debt and granting a plot of land. The document records a payment of ?35 made by Phinehas Jones of Falmouth to settle a debt with John Dixson of Scarborough, and an award to Jones of 60 acres in Scarborough.
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