Charlestown

Zook tract

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Area

Cost

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Ludwick Reel

 

 

 

No Chester County purchase deeds found

Ludwick & Frany Reel of Caernavon, Lancaster County

John Zook, in trust for the Society of Amist Brothers

8/13/1787

141a + 40a

£866

C2-265; Charleston (plus second tract in in East Whiteland)

C2-265

John & Mary Zook of East Whiteland

Joseph Curtz

4/10/1790

141a

£780

F2-211; East Whiteland; see Abraham Whisler tract for further history combined with 2 Charlestown tracts

John & Mary Zook of East Whiteland

Henry Zook

5/9/1792

20a

£60

G2-197

G2-197

John & Mary Zook of East Whiteland

Joseph Curtz

4/10/1790

 

 

F2-211; East Whiteland

Isaac Potts of Upper Merion, Iron Master, and Martha, his wife

Henry Zook of Tredyffrin

5/10/1792

94a

£150

H2-90

H2-90

Branch A

John & Mary Zook

Adam Rickabaugh

1792

20a

£60

G2-195

G2-195

Adam Rickabaugh

 

1799

50a

 

Tax return; Log Dwelling house 18' x 18'

Branch B

Henry Zook of Tredyffrin, miller & Barbara, his wife

David Wilson of Tredyffrin

4/24/1792?

38a 60p, part of 114a

£131

H2-373

H2-373

David Wilson

 

1795

35a

 

Tax return; not in later tax returns; no Chester County sale deed

David & Sarah Wilson of Tredyffrin

Ezekial Howell

6/3/1795

38a 60p

£175

A3-121

Ezekial Howell, farmer

 

1799

128a

 

Tax return; Log Dwelling house 25' x 19'; Log Kitchen 16' x 16'; Lean to 26' x 11'; Stone Spring house 10' x 12'; Stone Smokehouse 9' x 12'; Frame Waggon house 25' x 16'; Stone Barn 50' x 33'

Branch C

Henry Zook of Tredyffrin, miller & Barbara, his wife

Daniel Sower of Charlestown

4/5/1794

12a part of 94a

£24

K2-331

K2-331

Daniel Sowers of Charlestown and Mary his wife

Jacob Kurtz of Tredyffrin

4/19/1798

12a

£130

Q2-128

Q2-128

Jacob Kurtz

 

1799

25a (unseated land)

 

Tax return; no buildings

Jacob & Barbara Kurtz

Abraham Kurtz, son

3/5/1801

12a + 170a (Tredyffrin; see F2-267)

 

T2-681

Q2-128

Abraham Kurtz & Elizabeth, his wife

Samuel King

4/1/1803

85.5a (Tredyffrin) + 5a 15p (Charlestown)

£2,000

Y2-62

Samuel & Catharine King

Thomas Matlack

4/2/1812

5a 29p

$400

H3-519

Thomas & Martha Matlack

Peter Custer

1/15/1814

6a 145p + 5a 29p (see Zook tract for the history of the first parcel)

$1,352

I3-267

Branch D

Henry Zook of Tredyffrin & Barbara, his wife

Elijah Funk

8/24/1796

10a part of 94a

£55

P2-603

P2-603

Elijah Funk, farmer

 

1799

126a

 

Tax return; Log Dwelling house 27' x 22'; Log Dwelling house 12' x 15'; Stone Barn 70' x 35'

Elijah & Margaret Funk

Daniel Showalter

12/22/1800

5a 15p, part of 10a

£75

C3-31

Elijah Funk

Benjamin Funk, son

1821 (will) - 1823 (probate)

 

 

died

Branch E

Henry Zook of Tredyffrin, miller, & Barbara, his wife

Barnabas Rapp of Charlestown

11/7/1796

10a part of 94a

£55

O2-487

O2-487

Barnet Rapp, blacksmith

 

1799

29a

 

Tax return; Log Dwelling house 15' x 20'; Frame Kitchen 15' x 10'; Stone Springhouse 10' x 8'; Log Barn 20' x 30'; Stone Smithshop 16' x 18'

Barnet Rapp

 

1824

 

 

Died; to wife the estate in her lifetime. Son Barnet smith tools & shop. Son Joseph wheelwright shop. After wife's death estate to be split between 9 children.

John & Barnet Rapp, executors of the estate of Barnet Rapp

Samuel Buckwalter

4/23/1849

4a 110p, part of 10a

$309 30.5c

I5-357

John & Barnet Rapp, executors of the estate of Barnet Rapp

Davis M. Rapp

4/23/1849

1a 158p, part of 10a

$174 90c

I5-492

John & Barnet Rapp, executors of the estate of Barnet Rapp

Joseph Rapp

4/23/1849

2a 64p, part of 10a

$158 40c

Q5-319

Branch F

Henry Zook of Tredyffrin, miller, & Barbara, his wife

Robert Todd of East Whiteland

2/4/1797

20a + 15a 50p, part of 94a

£200

O2-322

O2-322

Robert Todd of East Whiteland

David Todd of East Whiteland, son of Robert

3/29/1797

10a + 7.1a

£100

O2-325

O2-325
HenryZook

Overview of disposition of Henry Zook tract

Branch G

Henry Zook

 

1796 - 1798

25a unseated land

 

Tax returns; not in 1799 tax return

Robert Todd

 

1799

20a unseated land

 

Tax return; no buildings

David Todd

 

1799

15a unseated land

 

Tax return; no buildings