Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Reuben And Pamelia Richmond, Deed 18-220

Wayne County was created 11 April 1823 from parts of Ontario and Seneca counties.[1]

22 August 1832
...Reuben Richmond and Pamelia, his wife, of Lyon, Wayne County, New York....
Orson/Orrin Roy(s)
Mentioned : Evert VanWinkle

See Reuben Richmond (#1971 in the Richmond Family book).

[Cross-posted at Richmonds & Connected Lineages]

Saturday, August 19, 2017

An Early Tennessee Survey

Map From: Samuel Lewis Atlas, 1817. [Held At LOC available online]

Land located in Sumner County...

Territory of the U. States So. River Ohio
Sumner County
Drake's Lick mentioned [Drake creek above Hendersonville on map]

Friday, August 18, 2017

Simeon Richmond, Executor, In Deed Z-316

New York Land Records...Columbia Deeds 1837-1838 (Z-316 [Image 188]):

Richard Steves and Simeon Richmond, executors of the Last Will and Testament of Richard Steves, late of the Town of Chatham, Columbia County, New York, deceased, parties of the first part...
Peter J. Bockus, of Schodack, Rensselaer County

...half of an undivided lot of land in Chatham...

Also mentioned: William Harder; witness James McCareshoe?, Commissioner of Deeds
Recorded: 18 August 1837

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Rebecca LaRue Powers

Upper Canada Land Books : C-102 [Image 871]:

16 August 1810
Rebecca Powers of Younge Spinster Daughter of Henry La Rue of Younge married to Nathaniel Powers...

Note: Not related to our Powers family