Charlestown

Table 9 Samuel Carpenter North East tract

From

To

Date

Area

Cost

Reference

 

 

 

 

 

 

Samuel Carpenter

 

1715

1620a

 

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

Hannah & Samuel (deceased) Carpenter ?

Joshua Lord

between 1715 and 1720

 

 

No Chester County deed found; see H2-152 deed plan

Branch A

Hannah & Samuel (deceased) Carpenter of Philadelphia

Griffith John of Chester County

3/30/1720

330a of 1010a

£80

H2-152; Charlestown

H2-152

Griffith & Catharine John (of Tredyffrin)

James Jones

8/6/1720

 

 

H2-158; Charlestown; Griffith deacon of Great Valley Baptist Church; no James Jones sale deed found;

James Jones

 

1724

240a

 

tax return

James John

 

1742 and 1750

 

 

shown as neighbor to John Jones tract

James John

Nathaniel John, son

8/7/1747

 

 

will; quoted in V-403

Nathaniel John

Lewis Morgan

9/7/1750

330a

£520

H2-155

Lewis & Ann Morgan

John Buckwalter sr.

9/27/1765

 

 

O-160; See William Sanders tract for continuation

Lewis Morgan

Isaac Morgan, son

4/6/1774

227.5a

5s

A2-15

A2-15

Joseph Potts

Isaac Morgan

5/12/1779

 

 

Deed not found, quoted in H3-58

Isaac Morgan, farmer

 

1799

220a

 

Tax return; Stone Dwelling house 20' x 30'; Stone Springhouse 27' x 17'; Log Dwelling house 20' x 24'; Stone Barn 50' x 28'

Isaac & Jane Morgan

Samuel Custer

5/11/1811

37a 58p

 

Deed not found, quoted in H3-59 & L3-134

Sarah Morgan, administratrix of the estate of Isaac Morgan, Jonathan Morgan

Samuel Custer

3/24/1813

50a

 

H3-58

H3-58

Samuel & Elizabeth Custer of Charlestown

Benjamin, William, & Jacob Pennypacker

4/5/1813

50a + 10a 58p (part of 1811 deed)

£2,500

H3-59

H3-59

Samuel & Elizabeth Custer of Charlestown

Jacob & William Pennypacker

4/12/1813

27a of 37a 58p

 

deed not found; quoted in L3-134; see Branch A.1 below

Cromwell Pearce, Sheriff, debt of William Pennypacker

Lewis Morgan

2/5/1819

80a

 

Sheriff’s deed 2-140; neighbors Daniel Showalter, Lewis Morgan and others

Lewis Morgan

 

1823

 

 

died intestate

John Morgan & John Wells, administrators of the estate of Lewis Morgan

Mordecai Davis

3/30/1825

180a 37p

$5,497

X3-463

X3-463

Mordecai & Gennis Davis

Samuel Davis, son

4/1/1827

180a 37p

$3,500

C4-232

Samuel Davis

Enoch, Eliza, and Janette Davis

1875

43a

 

Died intestate

Janette Davis, Enoch & Mary Elizabeth Davis, Nathan & Eliza Pennypacker, inheritors of the estate of Samuel Davis

Everett Anderson

4/1/1876

139a 129p

$18,174 81c

V8-71

Enoch & Mary Elizabeth Davis and Nathan & Eliza Pennypacker

Davis Miller

4/6/1880

4a, part of 43a

$560

Q9-351

Everett Anderson

 

1883

139a 3r

 

Breou’s Atlas, Charlestown township

Branch A.1

Samuel & Elizabeth Custer of Charlestown

Jacob & William Pennypacker

4/12/1813

27a of 37a 58p

 

deed not found; quoted in L3-134; see above for earlier history

Jacob Pennypacker, William & Sarah Pennypacker

Thomas Williams

4/2/1814

28a

$1,260

L3-134

Thomas Williams

Samuel & James Rees

6/1/1818

 

 

deed not found; quoted in K4-156

Samuel and James & Sarah Rees

Margaret Wells

7/26/1823

28a

$1,000

K4-156

Jonathan Wells, administrator of the estate of Maragret Wells

John Rapp

6/6/1835

28a

$1,303 40c

K4-158

Amos Rapp, administrator of the estate of John Rapp

William Rossiter

4/5/1839

28a

$1,500

Q4-582

William Rossiter

Samuel Welsh

3/3/1852

28a

$3,800

Q5-239

Branch A.2

Jonathan Jones, Sheriff (debt of Daniel Kline)

Benjamin Rogers

11/5/1827

5a

$231

Sheriff’s deed 3-167

Benjamin & Elizabeth Rogers

Jacob Rhoads

4/29/1835

3a 136p

$300

N5-542

Joseph Taylor, Sheriff (debt of Jacob Rhoads)

Isaac Coffman

6/13/1839

3a 136p

$735

S4-245

Isaac Coffman

Dendy Sharwood

5/13/1851

3a 136p

$2,200

N5-543

Sheriff

Dendy Sharwood

1853

 

 

Sheriff’s deed 6-61

David McNutt, sheriff (debt of Dendy Sharwood)

Uriah Pennypacker

10/29/1857

31a 136p

$500

Sheriff’s deed 6-118

Uriah Pennypacker

James Devereaux & Thomas Brown

5/3/1864

3a 136p + 28a

$7,500

X6-87

James Devereaux & Thomas Brown

Hannah Shoemaker

10/12/1866

3a 136p + 28a

$4,500

D7-331

D7-331

Hannah & Owen Shoemaker

Sarah Kaley

3/22/1869

26a 132p

$3,000

O7-242

Davis Gill, sheriff

Julien Shoemaker

8/15/1872

26a 132p

 

Sheriff’s deed 7-156

Owen Shoemaker

 

1873

 

 

Witmer’s atlas

Owen & Hannah Shoemaker

Julien Shoemaker

4/5/1873

6a 66p

$3,700

H8-205

Julien & Hannah Shoemaker

Robert Peterson

4/24/1873

26a 132p + 6a 66p

$6,500

H8-206

Robert Peterson

Frank Benjamin

3/18/1880

26a 132p + 6a 66p

$6,500

E9-228

Frank & Sarah Benjamin

Joseph Thornton

4/26/1880

26a 132p + 6a 66p

$4,000

E9-291

William & Eliza Warnock

George Roberts

9/30/1880

26a 132p + 6a 66p

$5,000

I9-25

George & Elizabeth Roberts

Isaac Davis

4/1/1881

26a 132p

 

P9-18

Isaac Davis

 

1883

26a 3r 19p

 

Breou’s atlas, Charlestown township

George Roberts

 

1883

not given

 

Breou’s atlas; Schuylkill township

Branch A.3

Heirs of Michael King

Lawrence King

12/5/1785

116a

 

Release; deed not found, quoted in M3-430

Matthias & Mary, Jacob Pennypacker

Lawrence King

 

 

 

 

Jacob & Elizabeth Johnson

Samuel Rees

5/21/1800

107a 25p

£625

M3-430

Henry Haldeman, Moses Robinson, Matthias Pennypacker

Henry Wersler, guardian

7/1/1825

70a 103p + 40a

 

I4-251; partition

Henry Haldeman, Moses Robinson, Matthias Pennypacker

John Reese

 

61a 119p

 

I4-252

Jonathan Jones, sheriff

John Rees

9/11/1827

61a 119p

$1 and lein against John Rees for payment to Samuel & Jonathan Rees of $1,106 43.5c

I4-253

John & Mary Ann Rees

Jonathan Rees

2/22/1841

61a 119p

$1,258

V4-175

Branch B

Samuel Carpenter

Joshua Lord sr. & jr.

12/24/1712

190a

 

Phila E7-272; quoted in Phila G3-58.

Joshua Lord jr.

Philip Jones

11/20/1722

190a

 

quoted in Phila G3-58.

Philip Jones

Evan Miles

9/27/1732

 

 

quoted in Phila G3-58.

Evan Miles

John Miles

1/10/1735

 

 

quoted in Phila G3-58.

John & Rebecca Miles of Charlestown

Matthew Roberts of Upper Merion, Blacksmith

8/20/1741

190a

£200

Phila G3-58.

Matthew Roberts

Nathan Roberts

3/2/1748 (will)

 

 

inheritance; quoted in N2-541

Nathan Roberts

 

1754

 

 

County tax

Nathan Roberts

Samuel Roberts, only son

 

 

 

died intestate; quoted in N2-541

William Gibbons, Sheriff (Samuel Roberts debt)

John Steinmetz

6/20/1786

190a

£775

N2-541

N2-541

Ezekial Leonard, Sheriff (debt of Henry Miller)

John Steinmetz

8/14/1787

190a

£25

N2-544; The debt of Henry Miller seems to relate to a property in the Thomas Tress tract.

N2-541

John Steinmetz of Philadelphia, merchant and Catharine his wife

Mathias Pennibaker of Charlestown, miller

4/1/1795

190a

£1,000

N2-492

Matthias Pennypacker, miller

 

1799

246a(?) Unseated land 39a

 

Tax Return; Stone Dwelling house 28' x 29'; Stone Dwelling house 20' x 29'; Stone Dwelling house 20' x 26'; Log Dwelling house 20' x 30'; Log Stable 20' x 15'; Stone Barn 60' x 34'; Frame Barn 56' x 29'; Frame Stable 30' x 24'; Grist Mill; Saw Mill

Matthias & Mary Pennypacker

Daniel Showalter

12/22/1800

153a 20p

£1,017

C3-30

C3-30

James Showalter

 

1883

64a 3r 21p

 

Breou’s Atlas

Henry Showalter

 

1883

89a 2r 11p

 

Breou’s Atlas

Branch C

Morgan & David Humphrey

Moses Coates

10/14/1748

 

 

quoted in E2-428

Aaron & Rachel Coates of Haverford

Martin Shainholtz of Charlestown

5/28/1764

156a 152p

£1020

E2-482; messuage & tenement

E2-482

Martin Shinehost

 

1765

150a; land & buildings

 

County Tax

Martin Shainholtz of Charlestown and Gertrud his wife

Jacob Shainholtz of Vincent and Philip Steffan of Pikeland

1/30/1767

 

£200

O-453; mortgage

Martin Shainholtz of Charlestown and Gertrude his wife

Jacob Shainholtz of Vincent, Philip Steffan of Pikeland, and John Wagoner of Pikeland

2/1/1768

106a 52p?

£192, £196 and £150, respectively

P-199; mortgage; messuage, tenament, and tract of land

P-199

Martin Shenholtz, Farmer

 

1799

105a

 

Tax Return; Log/Stone Dwelling house 30' x 30'; Stone Springhouse 15' x 15'; Log Barn 45' x 26'

Martin Shainholtz

 

1807

 

 

Died; property to be sold after wife's death, proceeds to children

Martin Shainholtz, Jacob Stager, and Daniel Buckwalter, executors of the will of Martin Shainholtz senior

Daniel Sower

4/19/1808

102a 128p

£2,333

C3-187

Daniel & Mary Sower

Jacob Stager

4/19/1808

102a 37p

£2,333 11s

B3-106

Jacob & Elizabeth Stager

Lewis Morgan

4/11/1816

102a 37p

$10,100

R3-346

Lewis & Jane Morgan

William Pennypacker

6/22/1816

75a 20p

$9,178 50c

Q3-77

Cromwell Pearce, sheriff (debt of William Pennypacker)

Lewis Morgan

2/1/1819

80a

$3,756

R3-347

Lewis & Jane Morgan of Charlestown

Daniel Kline

4/13/1821

98a 120p

$6,000

T3-13

Daniel Kline

Enos Painter

4/21/1821

 

 

mortgage

Jesse Sharp, sheriff (debt of Daniel Kline)

William M. Eldridge

2/1/1825

98a 120p

$2,428

C4-153; Sheriff’s deed

1. William M. Eldridge; 2. Job and Jane Eldridge

James Wood

8/10/1826

24a 107p

$1

Z3-146; deed in trust

William M. Eldridge

James Wood

3/28/1828

98a 120p

$2,000

C4-154

C4-154

James Wood of Philadelphia, merchant and Deborah,his wife

Abraham Peck of Schuylkill

4/10/1835

75.5a

$3,189 89c

L4-160

L4-160