|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|
|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..."
Board, John M.
|Year Range from||1867|
|Year Range to||1870|
Government & Politics