Index to Deeds: 5 Commonwealth

The following is an index to property transfer deeds and party wall agreements recorded at the Suffolk County Deed Registry from the original land purchase through December 31, 2010.  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
17Feb2009 Boston Center for Adult Education, Inc. Joseph R. Jenkins, trustee, 5 Commonwealth Realty Trust 44632 327
01Aug1941 New England Trust Company, trustee, Baylies Real Estate Trust Boston Center for Adult Education, Inc. 5943 624
01Mar1940 Lincoln Baylies and Beatrice B. Baylies, his wife;Charlotte B. Clifford and Randall Clifford, her husband; George U. Baylies and Jacquelyn Baylies, his wife; Walter R. Baylies and Elizabeth A. Baylies, his wife; Edmund Baylies (known as Edmund George), unmarried; and Ruth B. Schulze and Ludwig F. M. Schulze, her husband (creation of trust and transfer of property) New England Trust Company, trustee, Baylies Real Estate Trust 5846 161
15Dec1939 Edward A. Taft and Lincoln Baylies, trustees under the will of George P. Upham Ralph G. Coburn, to the use of Lincoln Baylies, George U. Baylies, Walter R. Baylies, Charlotte B. Clifford, Ruth B. Schulze, and Edmund Baylies 5831 268
15Apr1903 John Lawrence, Francis Peabody, Jr., and Reginald Foster, executors and trustees under the will of Abbott Lawrence Walter C. Baylies and Richard M. Saltonstall, trustees under the will of George P. Upham 2891 525
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
02May1860 (recorded 27Feb1893) Commonwealth of Massachusetts Abbott Lawrence 2155 36
Party Wall Agreements with Respect to Windows on the Party Wall
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
27Nov1906 Wolcott H. Johnson (owner of 7 Commonwealth) Walter C. Baylies and Richard M. Saltonstall, trustees under the will of George P. Upham (owners of 5 Commonwealth) 3182 154
17Nov1900 Wolcott H. Johnson (owner of 7 Commonwealth) John Lawrence, Francis Peabody, Jr., and Reginald Foster, trustees under the will of Abbott Lawrence (owners of 5 Commonwealth) 2719 223
03Jun1875 Samuel Johnson (owner of 7 Commonwealth) Abbott Lawrence (owner of 5 Commonwealth) 1305 290