Thursday, February 26, 2015

George Sisson's Deed

New York, Land Records, Steuben Deeds (Ontario and Yates ...counties):

26 February 1809
George (and Bethena, his wife) Sisson, of Snell, Ontario County
Peleg Briggs of Middlesex, Ontario County

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Buskirks In The Livingston County, Index

New York, Land Records, Livingston Grantee index 1821-1921...:

Buskirk, et al  Image 160

Three "Buskirk" deeds found in the index were 29-465, 32-133 and 98-329.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The Widow McIntosh

Upper Canada Land Petitions (1763-1865):

How to find the petitions.

Widow Martha MacIntosh
[Image 789]
Petition 436
Petitioner is relict of the late John McIntosh, Esq.

John MacIntosh was one of the merchants in Belleville, deceased, and during the late was with the U. States done [sic] his duty at Kingston in the 1st Regiment of the Hastings Militia...that she is a daughter of the late Ruliph Ostrom lately deceased...Lot Number 9...Belleville....