Index to Deeds: 282 Commonwealth

The following is an index to property transfer deeds and party wall and building restriction agreements recorded at the Suffolk County Deed Registry from the original land purchase until conversion of the building into condominium units. Mortgages, trust agreements, and other similar recorded documents are not included.  This index is intended as a guide only; actual deeds should be reviewed for details.

Transfers of Land and Buildings
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
03Feb1984 Back Bay Restorations Company LP (274-276-278-280-282 Commonwealth) 280 Commonwealth Condominium 10812 181
15Dec1976 Bernard P. Rome, trustee in bankruptcy under Article II of the Plan of Arrangement of Chamberlayne School and Chamberlayne Junior College in Chapter XI Proceedings (278-280-282 Commonwealth) Back Bay Restorations Company LP 8927 90
11Jun1975 Chamberlayne School and Chamberlayne Junior College (282 Commonwealth) Bernard P. Rome, trustee in bankruptcy under Article II of the Plan of Arrangement of Chamberlayne School and Chamberlayne Junior College in Chapter XI Proceedings 8897 86
11Jun1975 Chamberlayne School and Chamberlayne Junior College (280 Commonwealth) Bernard P. Rome, trustee in bankruptcy under Article II of the Plan of Arrangement of Chamberlayne School and Chamberlayne Junior College in Chapter XI Proceedings 8897 85
11Jun1975 Chamberlayne School and Chamberlayne Junior College (278 Commonwealth) Bernard P. Rome, trustee in bankruptcy under Article II of the Plan of Arrangement of Chamberlayne School and Chamberlayne Junior College in Chapter XI Proceedings 8897 84
13Jun1966 First Community Investment Co., inc. (278-280-282 Commonwealth) Chamberlayne School and Chamberlayne Junior College 8046 509
27Oct1965 Silvestro Grilli and Timothy J. Donovan, administrators of the estate of Margherita Grilli (282 Commonwealth) First Community Investment Co., inc. 7992 279
16Dec1937 Nora Lillian Kennedy Margherita E. Grilli 5705 476
03Apr1937 Mary F. Donlon, sometimes known as Mary C. Donlan Nora Lillian Kennedy 5655 558
18Jan1937 Joseph P. Brennan (confirmatory deed) Mary F. Donlon 5645 451
14Dec1934 Joseph P. Brennan Mary F. Donlon 5500 312
27Nov1934 Frank I. Proctor, otherwise known as Francis I. Proctor Joseph P. Brennan 5500 310
27Nov1934 Charles A. Proctor, Henry Harrison Proctor, 2nd, Barbara Proctor Thompson, and Frances Ingersoll Proctor Joseph P. Brennan 5500 309
26Feb1917 Ellen A. Proctor, wife of Henry H. Proctor Henry H. Proctor 4015 344
01Jun1900 Ellen F. Moseley Ellen A. Proctor, wife of Henry H. Proctor 2687 173
04May1898 Alexander Moseley Ellen F. Moseley 2524 606
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
02Oct1883 M. Woolsey Borland (lot with 30 foot frontage) Alexander Moseley 1615 248
21Mar1881 Joseph A. Iasigi (lot with 30 foot frontage) M. Woolsey Borland 1518 444
18Nov1880 Charles G. Patterson (lot with 30 foot frontage) Joseph A. Iasigi 1509 161
28Apr1879 Nathan Samuel (lot with 30 foot frontage) Charles G. Patterson 1472 53
02Feb1878 Grenville T. W. Braman and Susie A. Braman, his wife, in her own right (lot with 30 foot frontage) Nathan Samuel 1408 54
19Nov1875 Harvey N. Shepard (lot with 250 foot frontage) Susie W. Braman, wife of Grenville T. W. Braman 1303 157
19Nov1875 Nathan Matthews, Henry D. Hyde, and Grenville T. W. Braman, trustees Harvey N. Shepard 1303 157
16Oct1873 Harvey N. Shepard Nathan Matthews, Henry D. Hyde, and Grenville T. W. Braman, trustees 1182 271
16Oct1873 Nathan Matthews Harvey N. Shepard 1182 270
30May1873 David N. Skillings, trustee of an indenture between David N. Skillings, Charles Whitney, David Whitney, Jr., and Lawrence Barnes Nathan Matthews 1163 259
02Jan1871 Nathan Matthews David N. Skillings, trustee 1029 238
02Jan1871 David Sears, Jr., Frederick R. Sears, and Knyvet Sears Nathan Matthews 1029 233
Party wall stipulations in land transfer deed and agreements
Date Grantor grantee Book Page
02Feb1878 Grenville T. W. Braman and Susie A. Braman, his wife, in her own right (seller of lot at 282 Commonwealth and owner of lot at 280 Commonwealth) Nathan Samuel (purchaser of lot at 282 Commonwealth) 1408 54
 Building Restriction Agreements
Date Parties to the Agreement Book Page
12Jun1876 Owners of property on Commonwealth and Newbury between the land of the Commonwealth on the east, and Gloucester Street on the west: Susie A. Braman, Charles H. Mann, George B. Hyde, Asa P. Potter, N. Matthews, National Bank of Commerce, George H. Braman, Boylston National Bank of Boston, D. J. Potter 1330 300