Charlestown

George Thompson Tracts

From

To

Date

Area

Cost

Reference

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tract A

Elijah Pennypacker & Lewis Rhoads, executors of the will of Henry Rhoads

Jeremiah McDade

4/26/1854

65a 76p

$4,583 25c

W5-298

Patrick Hughes & Nathan Mc Veagh, executors of the will of Jeremiah McDade

James Gallagher

4/2/1860

65a 76p

$6,220 12c

P6-54

Patrick & Annie Gallagher, John Gallagher, Elizabeth Gallagher, Edward & Hannah Ryan, Thomas & Jane Gallagher

Bridget Gallagher

4/4/1889

65a 76p

$6,666 67c

X10-475

Catharine & Henry Rhoads and Moses Robinson, executors of the will of Henry Rhoads senior

Samuel Lewis

9/19/1827

5a + 5a

$300

A4-36

Samuel & Rachel Lewis

George Thompson

3/5/1828

5a + 5a

$300

A4-363; deed poll endorsed on deed A4-36

President, Managers & Company of the Schuylkill Navigation Company

George Thompson

3/5/1828

5a + 5a

 

A4-364; agreement for Thompson to dig canal from Oaks dam to French Creek for Schuylkill Navigation Company in exchange for the use of the water power thereby obtained.

George Thompson

Reuben Haines & Charles Smith

3/5/1828

5a + 5a

$13,000

A4-368

Reuben & Jane Haines and Charles & Maria Smith

Edward Garrigues

3/17/1829

 

$1; $1,300 per annum rent to Schuylkill Navigation Company

C4-52

Edward Garrigues

Charles Smith

6/11/1829

 

$1 and yearly payment of $400

C4-58

William Rogers, sheriff, debt of Samuel Faudon et al

Charles Folwell

5/9/1842

Iron works, rolling mill, nail factory and machinery

$5,000

Sheriff's deed 5-52

Charles & Ann Folwell

Samuel Faudon

10/3/1842

5a + 5a

$40,000

X4-96; Iron works, rolling mill, nail factory and machinery

Work & Mens Nail and Iron Company

 

1851

 

 

Atlas

Richard McMurtrie, trustee of Samuel Faudon

The Phoenix Iron Company

5/12/1863

10a 5.14p

$700

V6-204

Court of Common Pleas

Recorder of Deeds

1/25/1926

 

Release of ground rents of $1,300 (Schuylkill Navigation Company) and $400 (Edward Garrigues)

Miscellaneous deed 47-208

Tract B

Catharine & Henry Rhoads and Moses Robinson, executors of the will of Henry Rhoads senior

George Thompson

4/3/1826

132a 129p

$2,656 12c

Z3-703

Joseph Evans, William Yardley, and James Nevins, all of Phildelphia, assignees of Jonah and George Thompson

Benjamin Reeves and James Whitaker of Philadelphia and David Reeves and David Whitaker of New Jersey

9/22/1827

132a 129p

$8,500

A4-69

A4-69

Reeves & Whitakers

Henry Rhoads

9/5/1828

11.5a

$264 50c

A4-589

A4-589

Benjamin & Abigail Reeves, David & Clare Reeves, Hannah Leming, Charles Reeves, & Joseph Whitaker

Frederick Yost

4/13/1833

106a 26p

$3,715 68c

H4-192

 

Frederick & Mary Yost

John K. Wells

12/7/1833

50a

$2,500

G4-258

John K. Wells

John Vanderslice junior

4/1/1840

49a 110p

$3,503 20c

R4-654

 

Frederick & Mary Yost

John Pyle

1834

14a + 66p

$864 75c

I4-263

John & Ann Pyle

Anthony Shimer

9/1/1835

7a

$630

K4-419

John & Ann Pyle

John Richards

9/1/1835

7a

$630

K4-459

John & Ann Pyle

Edward Garrigues

10/3/1836

40p

$75

N4-143

John & Ann Pyle

Isaac Pyle

10/3/1836

27p

$100

B5-496

 

Frederick & Mary Yost

William Nice

4/5/1836

35p + 8a

$2,417

M4-457

Frederick & Mary Yost

John Hipple

4/7/1837

11a 142p

$346 62c?

T4-481

Frederick & Mary Yost

James Kelly

5/6/1841

3.5a

$315

D5-173

Jesse Finkliner & Casper Francis, executors of the will of Frederick Yost

Patrick Hughs

3/29/1849

13a, part of 106a

$225

I5-584

 

 

4/1/1918

 

 

Miscellaneous 42-21