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Title Hoboken Cemetery plot deed of Herman L. Timken, Feb. 8, 1876. With 1928 sale documents.
Object Name Deed
Catalog Number 2008.012.0065
Collection Hoboken Government & Politics Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Hoboken Cemetery plot deed of Herman L. Timken, Feb. 8, 1876. With 2 attached legal documents assigning the plot to a Bertha A. Hannibal, dated February 14 & February 9, 1928. PDF in digital archive.

Printed deed is 14" high x 17" wide, printed both sides, holograpic entries, signatures plus city seal. Sold to Timken (he served later as Hoboken's Mayor from 1883-1886) and his heirs for $123 by the Mayor and Council of the City of Hoboken for plot letter "T" in "Prospect Mound" in Section lettered "M" on said map "being a circular plot surrounded by Timken Path." The deed was signed by Mayor Joseph Russell.

Two signed typewritten attachments, 8" x 13" high.
Attachment 1: Sale of plot to Bertha A. Hanniball by Rose Timken and Bertha E. Timken (see notes), dated February 14, 1928.

Attachment 2: Sale of plot to Bertha A. Hanniball by heirs of Herman L. Timken, dated February 9, 1928. Signatories were: Herman L. Timken, Bertha E. Timken, J. Henry Timken, Florence B. Bird, Rose Marie Willenborg, Herman L. Timken plus witnesses.

On the front of the deed in columns at the left and right are Hoboken Cemetery rules and regulations.
Notes Mayor Herman L. Timken
s. J. Henry - w. Rose
s. William H.
d. Bertha E.
People Timken, Herman L.
Timken, J. Henry
Timken, J.H.
Timken, Rose
Timken, Bertha E.
Russell, Joseph
Bird, Florence B.
Willenborg, Rose Marie
Hanniball, Berth A.
Date 1876-1928
Year Range from 1876
Year Range to 1928
Search Terms Hoboken Cemetery
Caption 1876 Deed, front full image
Imagefile 065\20080120065.TIF
Classification Government & Politics