Index to Deeds: 42 Commonwealth

The following is an index to property transfer deeds recorded at the Suffolk County Deed Registry from the original land purchase until conversion of the building into condominiums.  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
07Apr1987 Philip K. Murray, trustee, 42 Commonwealth Avenue Trust 42 Commonwealth Avenue Condominium 13564 49
31Oct1986 Thomas J. Thomas J., individually and as executor under the will of Monique L. Dokton Philip K. Murray, trustee, 42 Commonwealth Avenue Trust 13042 269
15Jul1974 The College Club (38-40-42 Commonwealth) Thomas J. Dokton and Monique L. Dokton, husband and wife 8723 409
10Sep1919 Diocesan Board of Missions of the Protestant Episcopal Church in Massachusetts, and John D. Williams, surviving trustee under the will of  Jonathan French and executor under the will of Cornelia A. French The College Club 4165 161
21May1917 John Davis Williams and Charles A. Williams, surviving trustees under the will of Jonathan French (one half undivided interest preciously held by Caroline L. W. French) Diocesan Board of Missions of the Protestant Episcopal Church in Massachusetts 4040 226
15Mar1869 Laura L. Sayles and James A. Dupee, surviving trustee named in deed from Samuel Hooper to Benjamin F. Hallett and James Dupee as trustees of said Laura L. Sayles (Release) Jonathan French 955 121
02Feb1869 James A. Dupee and Henry Sayles, trustees under the will of Francis Willard Sayles Jonathan French 950 290
16Jun1864 Jane H. Sayles, widow of Francis Willard Sayles James A. Dupee and Henry Sayles, trustees under the will of Francis Willard Sayles 845 279
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
13Jun1862 Samuel Hooper Benjamin F. Hallett  and James A. Dupee, trustees of Laura L. Sayles, minor daughter of F. W. Sayles, deceased 815 299
02May1860 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Samuel Hooper 777 154