Charlestown

Table 7 Thomas Tress tract

From

To

Date

Area

Cost

Reference

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thomas Tress et al

John Hoskins

1714

 

 

S-274; release

Thomas Tress

 

1715

340a

 

Tax return; not in 1722 tax returns; no Chester County will or administration

Ruth Hoskins of Chester, widow, administrator of her late husband John Hoskins deceased, John Hoskins of Chester, eldest son & heir of the said decedent & Stephen Hoskins of Chester cooper, second son of the aforesaid decedent

Thomas David of Charlestown

2/11/1724

340a

£85

S-501

Admin. of Thomas Tress; Hugh Tress (deceased?)

Thomas David

1737

340a

 

S-276; Pickering Mines

S-276

Link to Thomas David Manor of Bilton tract

Thomas Tresse

Thomas David

 

 

£100

Presumed mortgage

Thomas Tresse

Hugh Tresse, brother

 

 

 

died; probate or administration, Hugh inheriting land.

Sheriff (Hugh Tresse) or sale by Hugh Tresse

Thomas David

11/29/1737

340a

 

S-276

S-276

Thomas David

David Davis, son

4/16/1760

340a

 

Probate; will dated 4/3/1760

Branch A

David David of Charlestown

John Allebach

12/9/1768

133.75

 

Chester County deed not found

John & Louisa Allebach

Rachel Hillborn of Philadelphia

4/19/1773

 

£200

S-209; mortgage

S-209

Alexander & Mary Todd

George Fox

5/6/1786

 

 

quoted in G2-188; not in tax returns, no Chetser County purchase deed

George & Mary Fox of Phildelphia

David Childerick the younger of Charlestown

4/14/1792

131.75a

£200

G2-188

G2-188

David & Mary Childerick of Charlestown

Elijah Funk of Charlestown

4/18/1796

 

£786

P2-600

Elijah Funk, farmer

 

1799

126a

 

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

Branch B

David Davies of Charlestown

David Havard of Tredyffrin

12/12/1768

208.25a

£200

P-411; mortgage. Neighbors Patrick Anderson, Llewelyn Davis, John Orabuck, John Griffith, John Thomas and Isaac Wayne

David & Eleanor Davis of Charlestown

David Havard

10/15/1773

208.25a

£300

S-152; mortgage. Neighbors Patrick Anderson, Llewelyn David, John Orabauch, John Griffith, John Thomas and Isaac Wayne

David & Eleanor Davis of Charlestown

John Richardson

1/6/1775

228.5a

 

Y-23

John & Christiana Richardson of Charlestown

Henry Miller of Charlestown

5/26/1775

228.5 a

£1,700

V-59

V-59

William Gibbons, Sheriff

Richard Jacobs of East Whiteland

3/1/1786

228.5a

£1,112

A2-402

Richards Jacobs of Charlestown

Jacob Kurtz of Tredyffrin

4/26/1798

11a 150p

£238 15s

Q2-127

Q2-127

Richard Jacobs

 

1799

168a

 

Tax return; Stone Dwelling house 27' x 19'; Log Dwelling house 27' x 16'; Stone Kitchen 15' x 18'; Frame Stable 17' x 30'; Log/Stone Barn 18' x 45'

Richard Jacobs

Frederick Klaire

6/2/1800

18a + 2a 7.5p

£350

S2-464

Matthias Pennypacker & Barnet Rapp, executors of the will of Frederic Klaire

John Rapp

11/1/1806

20a 7.5p

£550

A3-232

Richard Jacobs, late of Charlestown

William Roberts of Bucks County

4/5/1810

192a

£3,250

D3-140

William Roberts of Schuylkill

 

1841

 

 

died

William Roberts, sheriff (debt of William Roberts, deceased)

John Williams

10/20/1843

81a

$5,000

Y4-243; neighbors Benjamin Funk, Thomas Grover and others.

John & Sarah Williams

Charles M. Wheatley of New York City

4/2/1852

46a 98p

$5,000

R5-174; Wheatley Mine, see Joshua Carpenter tract for further history

William Roberts of Tredyffrin and Susanna, his wife

John Ford of Schuylkill

4/10/1856

48a 19p

$5,000

A6-434

A6-434