Land deeds of Rev. Foster
Lincoln County Courthouse
August 2, 1790
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October 15, 1788 Page 140


by the said Road about thirty four Poles thence East Southeast three hundred and twenty Poles to Kennebeck River thence Northerly up said River to the first mentioned Bounds and contains about sixty eight Acres more or less in being the Northerly Part of Lot Number four on a Plan made by Nathan Winslow Surveyor dated June seventeenth in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and sixty one reference threto being had. -- To have and to hold the same to the said Isaac Foster his Heirs and Assigns to his and their Use and Behoof forever. -- And I do covenant with the said Isaac Foster his Heirs and Assigns that I am lawfully seized in Fee of the Premises that they are free of all Incumbrances that I have good Right to sell and convey the same to the said Foster and that I will warrant and defend the same to the said Foster his Heirs and Assigns forever against the lawful Claims and demands of all Persons. And I Susanna Cowen Wife of said Ephraim Cowen in testimony of my consent and relinquishment of my thirds and right of Dower have hereunto set my hand and Seal this twenty fifth Day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty seven. Eph.m Cowen and a Seal. Susanna Cowen and a Seal. Signed sealed and delivered in presence of us Will.m Howard Nathaniel Floyd. -- Lincoln Ss October 15. 1788 -- Then the within named Ephraim Cowen appeared and acknowledged the within Instrument to be his Act and Deed. Before one Joseph North Just. peace--

Rec. July 10 1788 and entered & examined

by Tho.s Rice Reg.r

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Know all Men by these presents that I James Cowen of Hollowell in the County of Lincoln and Commonwealth of Massachusetts Bay in New-

Ja. Cowen
Isaac Cowen