Charlestown

David Emanuel patent

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SurveyA-47p146-1

David Emanuel patent, 1736. No Chester County Sale deed found; survey A47-72.

David Emanuel

Rees David

2/2/1740

67.5a

 

quoted in G2-322 (Abraham Whisler tract, branch B)

Deed G2-322 states that Rees & Evan David had joint tenancy of 341.5 acres. The property being part of 2 tracts , both purchased in 1728. Firstly, from John Budd & Humphrey Murry of 258 acres (Philadelphia deed F5-405). The other being of 241 acres from John Budd (Philadelphia deed H7-377). Then on 2/12/1740 Rees and Evan David partitioned the land. Rees David had purchased 67.5 acres of the David Emanuel tract earlier in the month.

William Thomas of Charlestown and Martha his wife

John Hughes of the City of Philadelphia, merchant

12/1/1757

76.5a + 25a

£100

L-7; mortgage

L-7

 

Mary Thomas of Charlestown

12/31/1761

 

 

deed not found; quoted in T2-660

Mary Thomas

 

1760 - 1771

100a

 

Tax returns

Mary Thomas

William Thomas, grandson at 18

9/19/1771 (will)

 

 

died

William Thomas

 

1789 - 1792

100a

 

Tax returns

William Thomas

 

8/13/1792 (will); 11/5/1792 (probate)

 

 

died; executor to sell all lands

Jonathan Wells, surviving executor of the last will of William Thomas late of Charlestown deceased

Nathaniel McVaugh

5/10/1796

101.5a

£229 15s 6d

T2-660

T2-660

Neighbors: Thomas Massey not in tax returns, no Massey 18th century deeds in Chester County. Matthias Martin owned property in Henry Flower tract that touched on McVeagh tract. The John Peregrin tract was between the McVeagh and Martin tracts.

Nathan McVaugh, blacksmith

 

1796 - 1799

100a

 

Tax returns

Nathan McVaugh, smith

 

1799

100a

 

Tax return; Log Dwelling house 20' x 30'; Stone Springhouse 9' x 10'; Log Dwelling 12' x 18'; Log Barn 20' x 30'

Nathan McVeagh

Jacob Wisener

6/23/1834

6a

$300

I4-227; see Branch A.1 below

I4-277

Major & John McVeagh, administrators of the estate of Nathan McVeagh

Washington Pennypacker

4/2/1845

111a 141p

$4,482

B5-177

B5-177

Washington & Eliza W. Pennypacker

Abraham Struble

2/28/1855

13a 80p

$644

U6-404

Washington & Eliza W. Pennypacker

Isaac Fimple

3/28/1855

66a 91p

$5,637 62.5c

Y5-513; see Branch A

Y5-513

Washington & Eliza W. Pennypacker

David B. Patrick

10/12/1855

7a 106p

$191 56c

A6-463

Washington & Eliza W. Pennypacker

John Funderwhite

4/1/1857

24a 109p

$800

N6-235

Washington Pennypacker

John Funderwhite

Robert Huston

4/2/1860

24a 109p

$600

N6-393

Robert & Mary Huston

Moses King

3/30/1863

24a 109p

$800

U6-405

Abraham & Elizabeth Struble

Moses King

2/20/1863

13a 80p

$800

U6-406

Moses & Matilda King

Robert Huston

3/10/1865

13a 80p + 24a 109p

$2,000

R7-166

Robert & Mary Huston

Jerrod Farra

4/3/1871

13a 80p + 24a 109p

$2,600

D8-136

Jerrod & Mary Farra

John Sheetz

3/29/1875

13a 80p + 24a 109p

$2,500

Q8-216

John & Annie Sheetz

John Olwine

4/3/1882

13a 80p + 24a 109p

$2,750

P9-328

John Olwine

 

1883

35a

 

Breou’s Atlas

Branch A

Washington & Eliza W. Pennypacker

Isaac Fimple

3/28/1855

66a 91p

$5,637 62.5c

Y5-513; see above

Samuel Coffman

Isaac Fimple;

11/17/1855

2a

 

A6-112

Isaac Fimple

 

1877

 

 

died intestate

Jane Fimple, Daniel & Phoebe (nee Fimple) Carter, Isaac & Maria Fimple, Samuel & Lydia (nee Fimple) Priest, Mary Fimple

Abraham Powell

3/29/1877

138p

$325

Z8-157

Jane Fimple, Daniel & Phoebe (nee Fimple) Carter, Isaac & Maria Fimple, Samuel & Lydia (nee Fimple) Priest, Mary Fimple

Thomas Hall

12/26/1877

2a

$43

Z8-267

Abraham Powell

Phoebe Carter

10/6/1879

138p

$353 40c

E9-6

Isaac & Maria Fimple, Lydia Priest, Mary Fimple

Phoebe Carter

10/14/1879

22a 29p

$1,113 50c

F9-404

F9-404

Isaac & Maria Fimple

Mary Fimple

1/7/1880

39a + 4a 85p

$3,086 54c

E9-312

Mary Fimple

Hannah Geiger

3/21/1881

39a + 1a 83p

$3,000

J9-153

J9-153

Hannah Geiger

 

1883

40a

 

Breou’s Atlas

Branch A.1

Nathan McVeagh

Jacob Wisener

6/23/1834

6a

$300

I4-227

Jacob Wismer

Benjamin Rapp

 

 

 

? Deed not found

Benjamin Rapp

 

1873

 

 

Witmer’s Atlas

Benjamin Rapp

William Rapp

 

 

 

died?

Phoebe Carter

William Rapp

3/22/1881

23a 7p

$1,456 25c

C10-197

William Rapp

 

1883

25a 1r 7p

 

Breou’s Atlas