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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1693

Lasell family documents on land ownership

Documents of the Lasell family of Hingham, Massachusetts pertaining to land ownership.


  • 1648-1737

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


.5 linear feet (1 box)

Contains 34 documents pertaining to land ownership and transfers in Hingham, Massachusetts and neighboring towns by the Lasell family, including John Lasell (d. 1695).

Biographical / Historical

The Lasell family lived in Hingham Massachusetts in the 17th and 18th centuries.


Arranged chronologically.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

62M-282. Gift of Charles A. Ruggles199 335 West 246th Street, Riverdale on the Hudson, New York 71, New York; received: 1963 June 10.
Lasell family. Lasell family documents on land ownership, 1648-1737: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

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