Index to Deeds: 31 Gloucester

The following is an index to property transfer deeds, easements, and building restriction agreements recorded at the Suffolk County Deed Registry from the original land purchase through December 31, 2015.  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
01Oct2007 James C. Lawless and Christina B., trustees, 31 Gloucester Street Real Estate Trust Kristal Property, LLC 42589 345
17Jun2002 James C. Lawless and Christina B., husband and wife James C. Lawless and Christina B. Lawless, trustees, 31 Gloucester Street Real Estate Trust 28900 194
17Jun2002 James C. Lawless and Christina B., trustees, Downey Realty Trust James C. Lawless and Christina B. Lawless, husband and wife 28900 192
18Oct1978 Thomas F. Quinn, guardian of the property of Margaret Q. Coburn James C. Lawless and Christina B. Lawless, trustees, Downey Realty Trust 9108 77
13Jun1951 Vera Consuelo Cloos David B. Coburn and Margaret Q. Coburn, husband and wife 6704 202
16Feb1951 Joseph B. Thomas Vera Consuelo Cloos 6674 365
14Apr1950 Flora E. Skinner Joseph B. Thomas for his life, and upon his death to Vera Consuelo Cloos, if living, and if not, to Joseph B. Thomas, Jr., and Jane T. Greenough in equal shares 6599 418
31Mar1950 Joseph B. Thomas Flora E. Skinner 6599 416
03Jun1949 William Tudor Gardiner, Samuel D. Warren and Joseph B. Thomas, Jr., trustees under the will of Joseph B. Thomas Joseph B. Thomas 6524 372
01May1946 Harry K. Lacey and Helen K. Lacey, widow of Harry B. Lacey William Tudor Gardiner, Samuel D. Warren and Joseph B. Thomas, Jr., trustees under the will of Joseph B. Thomas 6222 197
06Jul1939 Phyllis A. Goodman Harry B. Lacey 5797 624
08Dec1937 Annabel Park Fabyan, widow of Francis Wright Fabyan, formerly Annabel Park, sometimes also called Anabel Park Phyllis A. Goodman 5709 120
05Nov1925 William J. Stober Anabel Park 4743 38
03Nov1925 Andrew F. Carter William J. Stober 4738 474
09Apr1923 Charles B. Taylor Andrew F. Carter 4461 179
08Nov1882 Charles A. Morss (lot with 22 foot 3 inch frontage and dwelling house) Charles B. Taylor 1581 287
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
01Apr1882 Grenville T. W. Braman and Susie A. Braman, his wife, in her own right (lot with 112 foot frontage on Gloucester and 74 foot frontage on Newbury) Charles A. Morss 1560 29
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
Easements permitting owners of 29 Gloucester to park behind a portion of the rear of 31 Gloucester and permitting owners of 31 Gloucester to park behind a portion of 29 Gloucester
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
01Oct2007 James C. Lawless and Christina H. Lawless, trustees, 29 Gloucester Street Real Estate Trust James C. Lawless and Christina H. Lawless, trustees, 31 Gloucester Street Real Estate Trust 42589 342
01Oct2007 James C. Lawless and Christina H. Lawless, trustees, 31 Gloucester Street Real Estate Trust James C. Lawless and Christina H. Lawless, trustees, 29 Gloucester Street Real Estate Trust 42589 339
 
Easement included in land transfer deeds providing passageway 3 feet 6 inches wide on the easterly boundary of 29-31 Gloucester to provide access to the alley for 29-31-33 Gloucester
Date Grantor Grantee Book Page
09Mar1883 Charles A. Morss (seller of 29 Gloucester) Anna B. Manning (purchaser of 29 Gloucester) 1592 510
22Jan1883 Charles A. Morss (seller of 33 Gloucester) Martha S. Elkins, wife of Richard G. Elkins (buyer of 33 Gloucester) 1587 241
08Nov1882 Charles A. Morss (seller of 31 Gloucester) Charles B. Taylor (purchaser of 31 Gloucester) 1581 287
 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