Charlestown

Table 11 Griffith Pritchet tract

From

To

Date

Area

Cost

Reference

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joseph Wilcox

Griffith Pritchard

8/20/1715

350a

£94

F2-18

Griffith Pritchet

 

1715

340a

 

Tax return; no Chester County will or administration

Griffith Pritchet

Anthony Pritchard

1740 - 1/5/1747 (probate in Philadelphia)

216a

 

died; quoted in X2-289

Anthony Pritchard

 

1798

 

 

died intestate; Administrators Hezekiah Davis & James Bodley

Anthony Pritchard

 

1799

233a

 

Tax return; Stone Dwelling house 20' x 32'; Stove room & Kitchen 23' x 34'; Milkhouse with room over it 15' x 18'; Log Kitchen 15' x 16'; Stone Barn 100' x 36'

Anthony & Hannah Pritchard of Charlestown

James Bodley of Coventry, carpenter

12/21/1803

70a, part of 216a

£840

X2-289; see Branch C for continuation

X2-289

Anthony Pritchard

 

1805

 

 

died intestate; Administrators John Phillips & James Bodley

James Bodley and John Phillips (sons-in-law of Anthony Pritchard), administrators of the estate of Anthony Pritchard

David Todd of East Whiteland

5/11/1807

215a 92p

$8,245 55c

A3-358

A3-358

David & Margaret Todd

Edward & James Roberts

6/6/1811

215a 92p + 10a

$9,000

F3-150

Esther Roberts and Abraham Darlington, of Thornbury and Thomas Hoopes of West Goshen, administrators of the estate of James Roberts, & Joseph Roberts, executor of the will of Edward Roberts

Henry Rixtine of Vincent

4/1/1824

215a 92p

$8,600

X3-6

X3-6

Henry Rixtine senior

Henry Rixtine junior

4/8/1830

$4,163 35c

69a 46.7p

I4-295

I4-295

Henry Rixtine

Samuel & Jacob Rixstine

1834

 

 

will

Jacob & Rachel Rixstine

Samuel Rixstine

5/17/1842

140a

$3,000

V4-571; release

Samuel & Catharine Rixstine

Jacob Rixstine

5/17/1842

46.5a 34p

 

V4-572

Samuel & Catharine Rixstine

Henry Rixstine

4/4/1850

15a 90p, part of Henry Rixtine’s tract

$855 93.75c

M5-108

Jacob Rixstine, attorney for Samuel & Catharine Rixstine

David Heistand

4/4/1851

70a

$4,650

O5-231

Henry & Rachel Rixstine

David Heistand

2/17/1852

7a 53p part of 15a 90p

$549 84c

U5-178

David & Catharine Heistand

Jacob Rixstine

3/29/1860

77a 53p

$6,396

Q6-139

Jacob Rixstine

 

1883

140a

 

Breou’s Atlas

Branch B

Griffith Pritchard of Pikeland

Llewellyn David of the Great Valley

1/10/1718

150a

£40

K-151; This is probably Llewellyn "the hammer" David who had children in Charlestown in the 1720s and 1730s. Died 1756.

 K-151

Llewellyn & Ann David

Llewellyn David, son

1722

150a

£65

K-153; gives location as Pickering

Llewellyn David of Charlestown

Isaac David, son

1756

 

 

Will

Isaac Davis

 

1764?

 

 

Died intestate? No Chester County will or administration

Roger Davis of Charlestown, doctor and Sarah his wife

Llewellyn David of Charlestown

2/2/1795

1/3 part of 263a (3 tracts; inheritance from father Isaac Davis)

 

I2-401; release. Neighbors Abraham Holderman, Anthony Pritchard, Pikeland & others.

Llewellyn Davis (Major)

 

1799

250a

 

Tax return; Stone Dwelling house 33' x 21'; Stone Room & Kitchen 54' x 37'; Stone Smokehouse 12' x 14'; Stone Springhouse 15' x 17; Frame Carriage house 12' x 14; Log Dwelling 12' x 14'; Log Barn 22' x 48'

Llewellyn Davis

Thomas J. & Isaac Davis, administrators

1803 or 1806

 

 

died intestate

Thomas J. & Isaac Davis

John G. Bull & Jacob Neilor

4/1/1818

239a (lots 1,2,3,4,5,6,7)

$15,354

U3-164

John G. & Sarah Bull & Jacob & Mary Neilor

Jacob Nyce / Nice

4/30/1818

160a + 15a 104p

$13,852

Q3-432; see Branch B.1 below

Thomas J. & Isaac Davis

Samuel Davis of Robeson township

3/12/1822

33a (lot #8)

$1,110

U3-161

Samuel Davis

John G. Bull & Jacob Neilor

3/13/1822

33a

$1,110

U3-163

John G. Bull and Sarah, his wife & Jacob Neilor and Mary, his wife

George Thompson

3/14/1822

83a

$2,490

U3-166;

John G. Bull and Sarah, his wife & Jacob Neilor and Mary, his wife

Thomas Davis

3/16/1822

11a

$300

U3-445

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

137a + 7a + 17a + 9a + 5a + 83a

$25,978

A4-64; including Grist Mill, Rolling & Slitting Mill, Nail Manufactory; see French Creek Mills for deed history of other deeds.

Branch B.1

John G. & Sarah Bull & Jacob & Mary Neilor

Jacob Nyce / Nice

4/30/1818

160a + 15a 104p

$13,852

Q3-432; from above

Jacob & Catharine Nice

Davis Adams, Hezekial Davis, Robert McClure, & Robert Hughes, on behalf of United Presbyterian Congregation

2/4/1832

 

1c

D4-366; Meetinghouse lot

Branch C

Anthony & Hannah Pritchard of Charlestown

James Bodley of Coventry, carpenter

12/21/1803

70a, part of 216a

£840

X2-289; see above for earlier history

X2-289

James Bodley

Thomas Bodley & Jonathan Morgan

11/22/1809

70a

 

In trust

James Bodley & Sarah, his wife, Thomas Bodley, & Jonathan Morgan

Benjamin Rapp of Charlestown, blacksmith

4/13/1810

70a

£1,000

D3-170