Charlestown

Table 5 Moore Hall

From

To

Date

Area

Cost

Reference

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sheriff

John Moore

5/1705

 

 

16 parts; deed not found

John Moore & Rebecca, his wife

William Moore

1/3/1729

340a

5s

Q-128

William Moore of Moore Hall and Willimina his wife

Reese Meredith of Philadelphia, merchant

3/15/1769

 

£1,620 5s 2d

P-427; mortgage

William and Williamina Moore

Peter Turner of Philadelphia, merchant

1770

340a

£1,100

R-80; mortgage

Williamina Bond

Robert Milligan

3/5/1788

a) 340a Moore Hall

b) 174a Hummel’s Farm

£4,000

D2-91

Robert Milligan

Williamina Bond

3/14/1788

340a & 174a as above

 

D2-93

Williamina Bond (assignee of Williamina Moore, widow of William Moore)

Thomas Smith

6/24/1794

340a & 174a as above

£5,750

S2-235

Clifford Smith, miller

 

1795 - 1798

514a including Grist Mill

 

Tax returns

Thomas W. Smith of Philadelphia

 

1799

200a

 

Tax return; Stone Dwelling house 45' x 42'; Stone Kitchen 24' x 30'; Stone Kitchen 12' x 14'; Stone Ice house 12' x 12'; Stone Fowl house 14' x 21'; Log Smokehouse 14' x 14'; Log/Stone Carriage house 16' x 30'; Stone Dwelling house 12' x 15'; Frame Barn 80' x 33'; Stone Grist Mill

Thomas Smith of Philadelphia, merchant

Enoch Walker of Charlestown, miller

3/31/1800

340a & 174a, Moore Hall & Hummel’s Farm as above

£6,500

S2-346

Enoch Walker of Charlestown, miller

Thomas Smith of Philadelphia, merchant

4/1/1800

 

 

Mortgage book G-410

Enoch and Phebe Walker

Jacob Taylor

5/7/1800

131.5a

 

S2-308; see Branch A for continuation

Enoch (miller) and Phebe Walker of Charlestown

Peter Suplee of Charlestown, yeoman

4/2/1802

136a 138p, part of 174a

£1,438 10s

V2-276; see William Griffith tract for continuation of Hummel’s Farm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nathan Pennypacker, Elijah Lewis, & Matthew Roberts, assignees of Enoch Walker

Adam Everly and Joseph Eldridge

3/31/1820

187a, part of 340a

$26,500

R3-197; Moore Hall & Mills

Adam Everly, comb manufacturer, and Mary, his wife; and Joseph Eldridge, currier, and Mary, his wife

James Wood of Philadelphia

11/9/1821

187a

$25,000

U3-36; Moore Hall Mills

James Wood (deceased) of Phoenixville

Jeffrey John

3/21/1866

151a 98p

$20,300

B7-538

Jeffrey John

 

1883

86a 1r 18p

 

Breou’s atlas, Schuylkill township

Branch A

Enoch and Phebe Walker

Jacob Taylor

5/7/1800

131.5a

 

S2-308; from above

Branch A.1

Jacob Taylor

Matthias Pennypacker

4/2/1810

71a 33p

$4,984 43c

E3-158

E3-158

M. J. Pennypacker

 

1883

126a 39p

 

Breou’s atlas

Branch A.2

Jacob Taylor of Salisbury

Matthias Pennypacker of Charlestown, miller

5/7/1800

10a

£150

E3-159

E3-159

Branch A.3

Jacob Taylor

Benjamin Moore

1825

49a 8p

$3,924

F3-430

F3-430

Sheriff (debt of Benjamin Moore)

Jacob Taylor

1825

49a 8p

$2,950

Y3-267

Thomas Williamson, administrator of the estate of Jacob Taylor

William Roberts of Schuylkill, farmer

10/2/1841

49.75a

$5,124 25c

U4-471

William Roberts of Schuylkill

 

1841

 

 

died

William & Susan Roberts

Jerome B. Rhoades

3/31/1842

56p, part of 49.75a

$105

V4-450

William & Susan Roberts

Martha, Mary, & Deborah Matlack

3/31/1842

82p, part of 49.75a

$1,000

W4-151

Captain J. Harvey

 

1883

43a 1r 10p

 

Breou’s atlas

W. S. Williams

 

1883

 

 

Breou’s atlas

William Roberts of Tredyffrin

 

1889

 

 

died intestate

Branch B - Schuylkill Friends Meeting

Enoch Walker

Daniel & Cornelius Conard, Joseph Roberts, Thomas George

4/6/1815

2a 109p

$1

N3-180

Cornelius Conard, only remaining trustee

Charles Adamson, Thomas R. Walker, Edwin Moore, Elijah P. Pennypacker

5/15/1861

2a 109p

$1

R6-561

R6-561