68 Essex Rd., the Levi Brown house (1832)

68 Essex Rd., Ipswich MA
68 Essex Rd., Ipswich MA

The land on which this house sits was originally granted to Nathaniel Rogers and Thomas Low. George W. Heard sold an acre and a half to Levi Brown, who had bought a half acre from his father, March 21, 1832. He built a dwelling and other buildings. He quitclaimed to his brother, Francis, who sold to Henry S. Holmes, 2 acres and buildings, March 9, 1842 (330: IS), Holmes to Willard B. Kinsman, April 1, 1851 (456: 112), who enlarged the house, to its present form.

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