Index to Deeds: 328 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 to December 31, 2017. 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
01Feb1991 Robert White Charles White Management, Inc. 16727 338
04May1967 Jack Aifer Robert White 8115 519
01Oct1965 Frederick E. Farnum and Julia F. Farnum, husband and wife Jack Aifer 7986 177
04Jan1955 Anna L. Hicks Frederick E. Farnum and Julia F. Farnum, husband and wife 7023 432
30Nov1954 Sarah A. Mayberry Anna L. Hicks 7013 588
07May1953 Gladys M. Bishop Sarah A. Mayberry 6865 576
24May1947 Frances W. Christian Gladys M. Bishop 6332 467
18Mar1947 Mabel B. Cary (also known as Mabel V. Cary) Frances W. Christian 6313 579
01Sep1939 Harry L. Cronan Mabel V. Cary 6020 408
30Aug1939 Volunteer Cooperative Bank Harry L. Cronan 5810 470
24Aug1938 Ray C. Johnson (foreclosure of mortgage) Volunteer Cooperative Bank 5739 297
23Sep1937 William Karmazine Ray C. Johnson 5688 370
06Aug1937 Ray C. Johnson (foreclosure of mortgage given by Ray C. Johnson and assumed by subsequent owners) William Karmazine 5682 68
08Dec1936 Ray C. Johnson Bertha Reutter 5636 17
08Dec1936 John M. Raymond, administrator of Nathaniel Frederic Perkins Ray C. Johnson 5638 401
22Aug1932 John A. Barry Nathaniel F. Perkins 5609 535
29Jan1932 Nathaniel F. Perkins John A. Barry 5309 259
04May1897 Malcolm McLoud Mary Q. Hatch, Maria E. Hatch, and Lucy P. Hatch 2440 444
30Apr1897 George H. Balkam Malcolm McLoud 2439 91
28Apr1897 George Rudolf Mosle, (holder of foreclosed mortgage) Malcolm McLoud 2439 90
11Feb1897 Costello C. Converse and William F. Lawrence, assignees in insolvency of the joint and separate estates of Isaac P. T. Edmands and Edward S. Barrett George H. Balkam 2420 492
08Sep1893 Isaac P. T. Edmands Isaac P. T. Balkam 2167 342
Transfers of Unimproved Land: Lot with 24 foot 8 inch frontage
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
07Nov1888 James S. Gill (lot with 24 foot 8 inch frontage) Isaac P. T. Edmands 1848 431
Transfers of Unimproved Land: Lot with 49 foot 4 inch frontage composed of two lots: (1) an irregularly shaped lot with a 49.4 inch frontage on Commonwealth and a 8.67 foot frontage on the alley, the eastern part of an irregularly shaped lot with a 356.24 foot frontage on Commonwealth; and (2) a triangular lot with a 40.66 frontage on the alley.
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
23Feb1886 Elizabeth F Brigham (lot with 49 foot 4 inch frontage) James S. Gill 1713 6
11Feb1886 Henry P. Walcott (lot with 49 foot 4 inch frontage) Elizabeth F Brigham 1711 465
11Oct1879 David N. Skillings (lot with 49 foot 4 inch frontage) Henry P. Walcott 1472 146
Transfers of Unimproved Land: Irregularly shaped lot with a 49.4 inch frontage on Commonwealth, the eastern part of a lot with a 356.24 foot frontage on Commonwealth, the eastern line of which runs at an angle to the southwest.  The point at which this line intersects with the middle of the alley between Commonwealth and Newbury is 40.66 west of the point at which it intersects with the southern side of Commonwealth.
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
12Jan1878 David N. Skillings, Jr. (irregular lot with 356.24 foot frontage on Commonwealth David N. Skillings 1407 187
05Jan1878 David N. Skillings, trustee for himself, Charles Whitney, and David Whitney, Jr. (Deed in foreclosure of mortgage from Horace M. Bearce and Ira T. Drew) David N. Skillings, Jr. 1407 185
03May1873 David N. Skillings, trustee for himself, Lawrence Barnes, Charles Whitney, and David Whitney, Jr. Horace M. Bearce and Ira T. Drew 1162 281
16Dec1870 Boston Water Power Company David N. Skillings, trustee for himself, Lawrence Barnes, Charles Whitney, and David Whitney, Jr. 1032 98
19Apr1870 Boston Water Power Company David N. Skillings, trustee for himself, Lawrence Barnes, Charles Whitney, and David Whitney, Jr. 997 73
Transfers of Unimproved Land: Triangular lot with 40.66 frontage at middle of alley, the western line of which runs at an angle to the northeast, and the eastern line of which runs parallel to Hereford Street
17Dec1878 John Worster David N. Skillings 1443 189
22Oct1877 Albert J. Fernald John Worster 1396 196
21Oct1876 David N. Skillings (Deed in foreclosure of mortgage from Nathan Matthews, assigned to David Skillings) Albert J. Fernald 1350 250
02Jan1871 David Sears, Jr., Frederick R. Sears, and Knyvet Sears Nathan Matthews 1029 233
Party Wall Agreements
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
12Mar1889 Isaac P T. Edmands (owner of lot at 328 Commonwealth Mary A. Ferguson (owner of 330 Commonwealth) 1869 316
10Nov1882 Henry P. Walcott, (owner of lot at 328 Commonwealth) George Wheatland (owner of lot 326 Commonwealth) 1581 436
Building restriction agreement by the owners of the property on the south side of Commonwealth between Hereford and West Chester Park, establishing setback requirements for Commonwealth, and reserving land for a sixteen foot wide passageway running parallel with Commonwealth between Commonwealth and Newbury
Date Parties Book Page
07Dec1878 D. N. Skillings; C. H. Warner and C. F. Smith, trustees, and John Worster 1443 145