File MS-2-145, SF Box 25, Folder 6 - Deeds for sale of lands in Pictou County to John Ives Meagher

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Deeds for sale of lands in Pictou County to John Ives Meagher

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MS-2-145, SF Box 25, Folder 6

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  • 1875-1876 (Creation)

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4 pages of textual records

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John Ives Meagher was a yeoman farmer in Pictou County ca. 1875-1876.

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Records were donated to the Dalhousie University Archives by Mrs. Clark Long and accessioned in 1971.

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File contains two indentures evidencing the sale of lands in Pictou County. The first indenture (dated 1875) records a land sale from Robert Moran to John Ives Meagher. The second indenture (dated 1876) records a sale from Alexander and Sarah A. McKenzie to John Ives Meagher.

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For other land sales contracts, see Deed for sale of land in Granville, Nova Scotia from Ann Hughes to Abel Sands (MS-2-92), Deed of land transfer from Leonard Baker to Jacob and Frederick Publicoffer (MS-2-104), Deed of confirmation from Sophia Catherine Brehm to Mary Jane Aitkin (MS-2-136), Land deed transfer from Isaac A. Grant to Duncan Murray (MS-2-146), and Indenture for land sold to John Halliburton by William and Elizabeth Peck (MS-2-271).

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Preferred citation: Deeds for sale of lands in Pictou County to John Ives Meagher, MS-2-145, SF Box 25, Folder 6, Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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