Additional information for the Documentary Assignment
Below is one document additional document, as well as three images which might prove useful in your
work on the Bean Site.
| Lewis Bean Sr.'s estate was inventoried a second
time in 1695, when his son Lewis jr. was appointed administrator of the estate.
Most of Bean's possessions had been divided before this, so the inventory
only lists three items:
|| Dwelling house
20 - 00 - 00
45 acres of upland 1 - 10 - 00
a gold ring 0 - 10 - 00
total 22 - 00 - 00
taken July 4, 1695
Lewis Bean, Jr. Probate Inventory, October 2, 1721, York County, Maine Probate Vol. III, page 190.
||The Bean Site, September 1999
Fenced in area in foreground
Building in background is the new Shop N Save, under
Route 1 is in foreground
||The Abel Moulton house today
The front facade probably was constructed in the 1780s or 1790s.
The one story ell probably dates to the early eighteenth century
||Abel Moulton house, showing ell (to right).|