Friday, January 19, 2018

Harriet And John Culver, Deed 59-469

New York Land Records...Livingston Deeds 1857-1863...:

19 January 1860

...between John C. Culver and Harriet Culver, his wife, of the town of Springport, Cayuga County and State of New York, of the first part
Willard W. Wheeler of the town of Livonia, County of Livingston, and State o New York, party o the second part...
...piece of land in Livonia

Also mentioned: Otis Hunt, Sheldon Wilcox and Laura (his wife), Buffalo Corning and New York Railroad, John S. VanSickle, Jonas R. and Emily Lewis, William F. and Darwina Lewis, Coryden C. and Rhoda Chapin, Loday? M. Lewis, and Amos Crandall

Witness: James Arnold, J. P., Cayuga County, New York

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Camp Verde


Map of the military dep't of Texas : being a section of the map of the territory of the U.S. from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean
Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble), 1830-1882...
[Washington D.C.?] : Office Expl.ns and Surveys, War Dep't, 1859.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Saline County Deed P-452

Saline County, Illinois, Deeds
January 16, 1856
John and Mary Ann Baker (his wife)
B. H. Rice
Witnesses: Josiah Dillon and Elijah Johnson

Benjamin Harrison Rice, my 2nd great grand uncle, was the son of Ransom Scroggins and Ann (Hinds) Rice. He married Mary Jane Baker in May of 1856, in Saline County, Illinois.