Charlestown

John Jacobs tract

From

To

Date

Area

Cost

Reference

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hannah Parry of Haverford

John Jacobs of Providence

5/13/1746

388.45a

£466 10s

Phila. G11-405

PhilaG11-405

Branch A

John Jacobs Jr. late of Providence now of Charlestown, blacksmith

Andrew Holstein of Upper Merion

4/16/1751

201a 60p

£480

H2-141

Andrew Holstone

Samuel Havard

3/3/1753-4

201a 60p

£170

H-544; mortgage

John Fairlamb, sheriff

William Graham

6/9/1762

 

 

quoted in N-43; Chester County deed not found

William Graham of Charlestown, Innkeeper and Mary his wife

 

4/19/1763

 

£400

N-43, mortgage

William Graham of Philadelphia and Mary his wife

John Penn, Esq of Phildadelphia, one of the prorietaries and Governor

2/1/1774

201a 60p

£600

T-187; mortgage

William Graham

Thomas Rossiter

6/1/1779

201a 60p

£10,000

Y-317

Y-317

Thomas Rossiter

John Umstad

6/12/1784

22a 74p

 

Quoted in W4-413; see Branch A.1

Thomas Rositer Jr of Charlestown and Elizabeth his wife

Samuel Rossiter of Charlestown

11/22/1786

178a 76p

£1,100

N2-144

N2-144

Samuel Rossiter, farmer

 

1799

178a

 

Tax return; Stone Dwelling house 22' x 33'; Stone Kitchen & room 17' x 29'; Stone Smokehouse 11' x 9'; Log Barn 34' x 20'

Thomas Rossiter, farmer

 

1799

12a

 

Tax return; Log Dwelling house 14' x 22'

Samuel Rossiter

 

1823

 

 

died intestate

Jesse M. Rossiter, administrator of the estate of Samuel Rossiter

Henry Woodman

3/12/1827

187a 120p

$5,444 75c

Z3-387

Henry Woodman

Jesse M. Rossiter

3/13/1827

187a 120p

$5,444 75c

Z3-390

Branch A.1

Thomas Rossiter

John Umstad

6/12/1784

22a 74p

 

Quoted in W4-413; see Branch A.1

John Umstad

Jonas Umstad, son

 

 

 

Died; Quoted in W4-413

Jonas Umstad

John Umstad, son

1/23/1822

 

 

Will; Quoted in W4-413

John Umstad of Upper Providence and Ann, his wife

Abraham Brower

1/7/1834

22a 74p

$2,246 25c

W4-413

W4-413

Abraham Brower of Upper Providence of Margaret, his wife

Joseph B. Pennypacker

4/26/1842

21a 63p, part of 22a 74p

$1,733 46c

X4-361

Branch A.2

Minerva Rossiter, administrator of the estate of Jesse M. Rossiter

John Hause of Vincent

3/27/1833

161a 132p

$5,986 87.5c

H4-21

John & Sarah Hause of Schuylkill

Peter Acker of Uwchlan

3/18/1834

161a 132p

$6,955 50c

G4-433

Peter & Elizabeth Acker of Uwchlan

Joseph B. Pennypacker, James Coffez, & Thomas Rossiter

8/5/1834

28.6p

$20

R4-689; schoolhouse trustees

Peter & Elizabeth Acker of Uwchlan

John Acker of Schuylkill

4/1/1842

161a 132p

$8,500

U4-483

John Acker

 

1851

 

 

Atlas

Peter Acker

 

1873

 

 

Witmer’s Atlas

Peter Acker

 

1883

143a 3r 20p

 

Breou’s Atlas

Branch A.3

Minerva Rossiter, administrator of the estate of Jesse M. Rossiter

Sampson Fudge of Coventry

5/7/1833

26a

$1,040

H4-278; messuage

H4-278

John & Sarah Williams

Sampson Fudge

4/16/1855

6a

$1,000

Y5-396; messuage

Y5-396

Branch B

Richard Jacobs of Mill Creek Hundred, Newcastle County and Margaret his wife

Bernard Vanhorn

12/12/1763

 

 

 

Bernard Vanhorn of Charlestown and Jane his wife

Richard Jacobs of Perkiomen and Shippack

2/1/1764

 

£708

N-316; mortgage

Bernard Vanhorn

John Pawling

7/2/1769

 

 

quoted in V-356

John Pawling of Perkiomen and Skippack and Elizabeth his wife

Jacob Pennebacker of Charlestown

5/27/1772

187a 60p

£600

V-356

V-356

Jacob Pennypacker

 

1799

218a, 34a unseated lands

 

Tax return; Stone Dwelling house 24' x 30'; Kitchen & room 22' x 22'; Stone Smokehouse 10' x 8'; Stone Milkhouse 11' x 15'; Stone Dwelling house 25' x 18'; Log Dwelling house 30' x 22'; Stone Barn 93' x 33'; Stone Stable 33' x 12'; Stone Wagonhouse 22' x 22'

Nathan Pennypacker

Joseph B. Pennypacker

1833

 

 

died; Will book Q-540

Joseph B. Pennypacker

Richard C. Walker & James A. Pennypacker

1/4/1848

 

 

Assignment; Miscellaneous Deed 6-409

Richard C. Walker & James A. Pennypacker, assignees of Joseph B. Pennypacker and Jane W., his wife

Thomas Ivins Walker

4/1/1850

214a

$11,737 33c

M5-17

Thomas Ivins Walker and Isabella, his wife, of Tredyffrin

Richard C. Walker

5/12/1852

214a

$11,737 33c

R5-320

Richard C. Walker and Sarah Ann Walker

Joseph B. Pennpacker

4/25/1856

214a

$13,000

E6-614

Joseph B. Pennypacker

 

1858

 

 

died intestate

Jane W. & Thomas W. Pennypacker, administrators of the estate of Joseph B. Pennypacker

J. Schrak Shearer & Martha W. Shearer, his wife

4/7/1865

132a 94p

$17,567 83c

Z6-216

Martha Shearer

 

1883

132a 2r 14p

 

Breou’s Atlas

Thomas Pennypacker

 

1883

78a 1r 14p

 

Breou’s Atlas