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Thomas Brocas

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1753-02-01
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Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Boston Post-Boy, 29 January 1753, p. 2
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Advertisement text: "TO BE SOLD, BY Publick Vendue, on Thursday the 1st of February next, at 12 o'Clock at Noon, at the Royal Exchange Tavern in Kingstreet, Boston, a Farm belonging to the Estate of Dr. Thomas Brocas, late of Littleton, deceased, containing about Two Hundred Acres of Land, with a good Dwelling House, Barn, Cornhouse Orchard, &c. Above an Hundred Acres of said Farm under Improvements; likewise a Brick House in Union-Street, Boston, next door to the Cornfields, very suitable for a Family in the Shop keeping Way, as it's in a good Place for Trade; also a parcel of Books, among which are Chambers's Dictionary, in two Volumes; Historical Register, twenty five Volumes &c. Two neat Cases of Surgeon's Instruments, two Looking Glasses with gilt Frames, with sundry other Things. For further Information, Inquire of Thomas Hancock, Esq."
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~1753
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