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Title Document: Declaration of Sale for Assessments. Jackson St. between 5th & 6th Sts., Hoboken, Dec. 1867. Commissioners of Drainage of the Lowlands...
Object Name Notice, Legal
Catalog Number 2010.010.0002
Collection Hoboken Government & Politics Collection
Credit Gift of Robert Maier.
Scope & Content Commissioners of Drainage of the Lowlands in the City of Hoboken and Township of Weehawken to Theophilus Butts. Declaration of Sale on the 23rd of December 1867, Jackson St. E[ast]. Side - 25 ft. North of Fifth Street; Lot 2 Block No. 66. Printed document with holographic entries; embossed seal; 10-1/4" x 17"

Property was sold for assessments on the land. Butts assigned the property on Jan. 19, 1868 to John M Board, his attorney. An affidavit of April 30, 1870 by the Commissioner of Deeds stated that Board appeared before him; Board was the secretary to the Commissioners to Drain.

Note that title of commission varies: "Commissioners of Drainage of the Lowlands..." or "Commissioners for Drainage of the Lowlands..." or as found on seal, "Commissioners to Drain Certain Lowlands..."
People Butts, Theophilus
Board, John M.
Date 1867-1870
Year Range from 1867.0
Year Range to 1870.0
Search Terms Jackson St.
Fifth St.
Sixth St.
Coster Estate
Caption title panel
Imagefile 077\20100100002.TIF
Classification Sewers
Real Estate
Government & Politics