Friday, August 1, 2014

Land Patents Online In PA

From the Pennsylvania Historical And Museum Commission:

Records of the Land Office

Patent Index, A and AA Series, 1684-1781. (1 volume) {series #17.147} [excerpt below]:


Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Grantee Samuel Graves

New York, Land Records, Cayuga Deeds 1816-1817, including Deed S-664:

Cayuga County, NY, Deeds
30 July 1817
William and Hannah [Warner] Bostwick of Auburn, Cayuga Co., NY
James Fitch and Samuel Graves

...Lot #46 in the town of Aurelius...being in the village of Auburn....

More about Grantee Samuel Graves from the Memoirs and Masonic History of the Late Samuel Graves, by Hiram T. Graves:


Tuesday, July 29, 2014

West Avon


Partial plat map of West Avon in Livingston County, New York.

Monday, July 28, 2014