Charlestown

Thomas Howell tract

From

To

Date

Area

Cost

Reference

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Parry

Thomas Howell

 

366a

 

No Chester County deed found; Quoted in Futhey & Cope, History of Chester County

Thomas Howell of Charlestown

Wife, Mary; Sarah James, daughter; Owen Howell, son

12/9/1747 (will)

 

 

died; probate 12/12/1747

Branch A

Thomas & Sarah James of Providence

Peter Mather of Charlestown

1/13/1752

134a

£50

H-259; quit claim

Owen Howell

Peter Mather

10/1/1752?

134a

 

quoted in V-629

Peter Mather

John Mather

6/7/1756

134a

£135

K-239; mortgage

K-239

SurveyC-152p215

Peter Mather

 

1762

 

 

died, intestate

John Morton, Sheriff (Peter Mather)

Elias Brown of Charlestown

11/1/1767

134a

£161 5s

Q-18; Sheriff’s deed; messuage

Elias Brown of Charlestown

Charles Thomson of Philadelphia, merchant

11/6/1767

134a

£215

P-153; mortgage

Elias Brown

 

1768

134a

 

Taxes

Elias Brown

Jacob Miller

4/16/1770

 

 

quoted in V-629

Jacob Miller of Charlestown and Savilla his wife

Conrad Miler of Pikeland

6/11/1770

134a

£65 10s

R-177; mortgage

R-177

Jacob Miller

 

1771

130a

 

Taxes

Jacob & Sibilla Miller

David Lane

9/6/1774

32.25a 22p

 

quoted in V-629

Jacob & Sibilla Miller

Edward Lane

9/6/1774

32.25a 22p

 

quoted in K2-294

Jacob Miller

 

1775

62a

 

Taxes, last entry

Branch A.1

Edward & Sarah Lane of Charlestown

James McConnell of Charlestown, weaver

12/26/1774

9.5a 22p

£38 10s

V-629

V-629

James McConnell of Charlestown, weaver

George Graham of East Whiteland

6/25/1778

9.5a 22p

 

V-631

George Graham of East Whiteland and Mary his wife

Robert Kennedy of Radnor, tavernkeeper

1/15/1780

9.5a 22p

£850

X-107

Robert Kennedy of Radnor, Innkeeper, and Elinor, his wife

John Williams of Tredyffrin

6/10/1783

9.5a 22p

£50

A2-530

John Williams of Charlestown

Catharine Martin of Charlestown, spinster

8/18/1786

9.5a 22p

 

F2-168B

Catharine Martin

 

1787 - 1789

10a

 

Tax returns

Charles Golden and Catherine (previously Martin), his wife

Peter Harris, Blacksmith

11/15/1791

9.5a 22p

£85

H2-323

Peter & Ann Harris

Robert Rogers

11/5/1792

9.5a 22p

£85

H2-325

Robert Rogers, weaver

 

1795 - 1799

9a

 

Tax returns

Robert Rogers of Charlestown and Mary his wife

Jonathan Alloway of Charlestown, mason

2/20/1799

9.5a 22p

£155

I3-38

Robert Rogers, weaver

 

1799

10a

 

Tax return; Log Dwelling house 15' x 27'; Stone Barn 18' x 26'

I3-38

Jonathan Alloway, mason

 

1799

 

 

Tax return; Log Dwelling house 18' x 28'

Jonathan Alloway, mason

Matthias Fitzgerald, cordwainer

4/1/1808

10a 16p

£337 10s

H3-142

Branch A.2

Edward Lane and Sarah, his wife

Benjamin Longstreth, miller

4/22/1787

17a 58p

£50

Z3-717; see David Lloyd tract for the sale of the property

Z3-717

Edward Lane of Charlestown and Sarah his wife

Samuel Lane of Charlestown, their son, Innholder

4/22/1794

14a 150p

£50

K2-294

K2-294

Samuel Lane, Inn holder

 

1799

49a, 12a unseated land

 

Tax return; Stone Dwelling house 40' x 38'; Stone Kitchen 12' x 14'; Stone Springhouse 10' x 12'; Stone Horse Sheds 12' x 60'; Stone Barn 27' x 36'

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Suplee

Adam Renner

5/27/1786

92a

 

John Suplee not in tax returns. quoted in H3-470; Chester County deed not found

Adam Rennard

 

1787

90a

 

Taxes

Adam Rennor

 

1799

93a

 

Taxes; Log/Stone Dwelling house 20' x 27' ;Stone Springhouse 7' x 7'; Stone Barn 20' x 30'; Log Dwelling house 15' x 20'

Adam Renner

 

12/13/1808 (probate)

 

 

died

Elijah Funk & George Wersler, execs of Adam Renner

Jacob Renner & Mary Walters

4/2/1810

99a 130p

£900

H3-470

Jacob Renner & Mary Walters

Adam Renner

4/2/1810

15a

$520

X3-43

Adam & Elizabeth Renner

Joseph Kugler

11/29/1813

7a 105p

$183 75c

I3-335; see Forge Tracts, Branch A.1 for further history of this tract and eventual sale with other lands to Philo Shelton

Adam & Joseph Renner, Joseph & Mary Gamble

Mary Walters

4/9/1831

84a 130p

 

D4-625; release

Heirs of Jacob Rennard

Philo Shelton

4/1/1850

99a 130p

$7,000

L5-545

L5-545

Philo Shelton

Penn Mining & Smelting Company

5/1/1850

30a 100p + 7a 56p + 99a 130p - 15a

$16,217

L5-551

Penn Mining & Smelting Company

Henry Bush

10/20/1855

84a 130p

$4,200

A6-92

Henry & Catharine Bush of East Pikeland

Jacob Bush of Schuylkill

11/13/1867

76a

$3,802 81.25c

K8-229

K8-229

Jacob Bush

 

1883

99a 3r 10p

 

Breou’s atlas

Branch A.3

Edward Lane of Charlestown and Sarah his wife

Benjamin Longstreth

4/22/1787

17a 58p, part of 32.25a 22p

£50

Z3-717; see David Lloyd tract for sale

Z3-717

Branch B