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Identifier: Series V
Scope and Contents note This series contains the records from the Town of Dorchester that were filed in the Clerk’s office in the town. There are oaths of office for the town officers, lists of dog licenses, list of jurors, legal documents such as writs, deeds, mortgages and certificates, as well as military records. It is important to note here that when the first three volumes (1827-1852) of Mortgages, Deeds, etc. were rebound, they were mislabeled “Deeds.” Although these three volumes do contain a record of...
Scope and Contents Mortgages of Personal Property filed with the City Clerk's Office. Personal property mortgages were filed separately up until the enactment of the Uniform Commercial Code in 1958. Includes grantor/grantee indexes, 1832-1854; grantor indexes, 1854-1954; grantee indexes, 1870-1958; entry books, 1853-1956; record of mortgages, 1832-1958; and a consolidated grantor index of mortgages and tax liens, 1959-1973.
Item — Volume III-42-59: Series III
Scope and Contents note This collection includes records of the City and Town of Roxbury prior to annexation to Boston. Records of Roxbury are also currently in the custody of the Boston Public Library, Rare Books and Manuscripts Division. This collection is divided into 8 series: Series I - Town records; Series II - City Council records; Series III - City Clerk records; Series IV - Auditor records; Series V - Assessor records; Series VI - Collector records; Series VII - Treasurer records; and Series VIII -...