This week's document for transcription is the 1800 land record for Ephraim Witherbee, yeoman of Westminster, Massachusetts, selling 60 acres of land in Westminster, Massachusetts for $77.50 to Benjamin Seaver and Joseph Spaldin, yeomen of Westminster:
[Worcester County, Mass. Deed - Volume 139, Page 356]:
The transcription of the deed is (from near the bottom of the left-hand page of image):
NOTE: Genea-blogger John Newmark (who writes the excellent TransylvanianDutch blog) started a Monday blog theme years ago called "Amanuensis Monday." John offers this definition for "amanuensis:"
"A person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another."
Read other transcriptions for my ancestors in Amanuensis Monday Posts.
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