Index to Deeds and Registered Land Records: 395 Beacon

The following is an index to Land Court certificates of title and to property transfer deeds and 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.

Certificates of Title
Date of Certificate Owner Certificate Document Book Page
13Oct1977 Patrick J. O’Brien and Catherine O’Brien, trustees, Catherine Realty Trust 89424 335472 443 24
20Jun1969 Gertrude MacFarlane Fisher and Diana Duncan Fisher 79363 294064 392 163
29May1962 Gertrude MacFarlane Fisher 69585 254428 343 185
23May1960 Roger Hunnewell and Katherine M. Hunnewell, husband and wife 66574 243667 328 174
29Dec1959 Kenneth L. MacLean and Donald R. MacLean 66088 241895 326 88
23Oct1959 Kenneth MacLean, Donald R. MacLean, and William H. Pickett 65820 240940 325 20
15Jul1958 Lucy L. Gilnor 63928 234213 315 128
25Apr1957 Clifford Peel 62258 228433 307 58
24Apr1956 David B. Kaplan, Nathaniel M. Shone, and Samuel Dame 60686\ 223026 299 86
04Aug1954 Milton Popkin and Louis Grolnic 58082 213049 286 82
08Apr1953 Francis R. Sundbergh and Julia Sundbergh, husband and wife 56295 205993 277 95
21Oct1936 Rose M. Donahue 35425 173 25
29Jun1934 John Whitman Watson 33137 161 137
21Apr1934 Robert Cutler, trustee under the will of Bessie V. Stackpole 32948 160 148
23May1924 Bessie V. Stackpole 16893 80 93
Transfers of Land and Buildings
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
23May1924 Notice by the Land Court that petition to register the property has been granted and the land registered in the name of Bessie V. Stackpole, substituted for M. Irving Motte as petitioner Bessie V. Stackpole 4575 140
16Apr1924 Henry M. Hutchings, trustee under the will of Louisa A. Freeman (one-third undivided interest) Bessie V. Stackpole 4571 373
15Apr1924 M. Irving Motte, trustee under the will of Ellis L. Motte (one-third undivided interest) Bessie V. Stackpole 4571 374
15Apr1924 M. Irving Motte (one-third undivided interest) Bessie V. Stackpole 4571 374
19Jun1923 Notice by M. Irving Motte, owner of 395 Beacon, that a petition has been filed in Land Court for registration of the property M. Irving Motte 4479 102
23Apr1923 G. Lewis Sargent and Margaret M. Sargent, his wife, in her own right; May M. Sears (also known as Marian Sears); Nevett S. Bartow and Mabel S. Bartow, his wife, in her own right; Ruth S. Read; Randolph Crompton and Miriam S. Crompton, his wife, in her own right; Edith H. Sears; Caroline S. Freeman, widow of Henry H. Freeman; Lucy F. Leser; and James W. Freeman M. Irving Motte 4479 101
15Nov1869 Eben D. Jordan (lot with 18 foot frontage and dwelling house) Mary Ann Motte, wife of Mellish I. Motte 981 229
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
07Sep1869 J. Templeman Coolidge, Franklin Evans, and Charles Henry Parker, trustees (lot with 24 foot frontage) Eben D. Jordan 975 230
02Feb1866 J. Templeman Coolidge, Franklin Evans, and Charles Henry Parker, trustees (bond securing the right of the grantee to purchase lot with 24 foot frontage) Eben D. Jordan 872 290
29Jan1866 Boston Water Power Company J. Templeman Coolidge, Franklin Evans, and Charles Henry Parker, trustees 871 183
Agreement for (a) the construction by Frederic Pope for Eben Jordan of two houses on land owned by Eben D. Jordan, and (b) the sale by Eben Jordan to Frederic Pope of a lot to the east of the two houses with a frontage of 36 feet.  The agreement was subsequently assigned by Frederic Pope to George M. Gibson (with Eben Jordan’s concurrence), and then amended to substitute a lot with a frontage of 12 feet on the eastern side, abutting land of Charles U. Cotting (where 391 Beacon would be built) for the 36 foot wide lot where 393-395 Beacon would be built.
Date of Deed Party One Party Two Book Page
03Apr1869 Frederic Pope and George M. Gibson (agreement to substitute 12 foot wide lot for 36 foot wide) Eben D. Jordan 956 273
03Feb1869 Frederic Pope and George M. Gibson (assignment by Frederic Pope to George Gibson) Eben D. Jordan 950 285
23Jan1869 Frederic Pope Eben D. Jordan 950 284