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Lot and Block » Lots 12 & 13, Block 12. House on Lot 13?
Name » Wood Grange
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Owners Edwin & Mary Potbury, 1894-5 – original owner (#423,472) Lot 13. Built house? William Dixon, Sr, 1902 (#594) Lot 13 Jennie Dixon Gatchell, 1904 (#636) Lot 13 W F Gatchell, 1909 (#725) Lot 13 William A Hipkins, 1910 (#747) Lot 13 George H & Dora H Griffith, 1923 (#1079) John Pennington Halstead, 1926 (#1108) Jesse G. & E B Poffenbarger, 1930 (#1148), 1937 (Deed 668:463) Lots 12-13 John T Bell
Remarks » Lot 12 ownership: by Harriet V Deane, 1885 – original owner (#73). George E Gartrell, 1885 (Lot 12). Annie Gartrell, 1890 (Old Lot 11, Block 3, JA 44:93). Laura Eleanor Dyre, 1907 (#696). Sarah E Carpenter, 1907 (#697) Part of house intruded upon Johnson Alley (1963 survey). In 1946, Poffenbargers lived in Bethesda.
Sources » Town Directories; Myers corres 27 January 1964 and William N. Hurley, 1963 survey, “Abandonment” file, Land Records, Town Archives; Town Clerk corres, 19 August 1937, Land Records, Town Archives; Summary of Washington Grove Assn deeds, 1935-37, Land Records, Town Archives; 1886 plat; Register of Stock Certificates; County Tax Records; Record of Leases, 1883-1906; 1946 tax list; Town records; historic photo, Heritage Committee.

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