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Bounty for Raising Bread Corn on New Lands
1817 - 1821

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Schedule of Persons entitled to the Bounty for raising Bread Corn on New Lands in the County of York in the years 1817, 1818, 1819, 1820 & 1821 under an Act of the General Assembly entitled "An Act to encorage the raising of Bread-Corn on new lands." and the Act in amendment explanation and continuation thereof.

Names Year Raised
Anderson,Henry 1821
Ackerson,Jacob 1821
Asher,William 1821
Albeur,Joseph 1820
Brown,John 1821
Bradley,Henry 1818,1819,1820,1821
Bradley,Lewis 1818,1819,1820
Bradley,Oliver 1821
Bedell,Joseph 1821
Bishop,Joshua 1820,1821
Bishop,William 1819,1820,1821
Bishop,James 1821
Baker,Anthony 1821
Baker,Simeon 1820
Baker,George 1821
Baker,David 1821
Bourn,Benjamin 1817,1818,1819,1820,1821
Brooks,Edward 1819,1820
Bell,Mary 1820,1821
Bell,John 1821
Barry,Thomas 1821
Bryden,John 1821
Beardsley,John D 1820,1821
Beardsley,John D Jun. 1821
Barker,Thomas 1819,1821
Blackmore,William 1821
Birmingham,Patrick 1820,1821
Burt,Charles 1821
Burt,Benjamin 1821
Burt,Darius 1821
Boone,Henry 1821
Boyer,George 1821
Boyle,John 1821
Boober,John 1819,1820,1821
Butler,David 1819,1820,1821
Bowmaster,Henry 1821
Cogswell,Elihu 1821
Cunliffe,Elisha 1820,1821
Crosby,Ebenezer 1821
Carmount,William 1821
Connel,Charles 1820
Carvell,Isaac 1820,1821
Craig,Christopher 1819,1820
Craig,Daniel 1820
Currie,John 1821
Currie,Andrew 1820,1821
Currie,William 1821
Crane,Timothy 1820
Collins,Michael 1820,1821
Close,Benjamin 1821
Clark,John 1821
Clark,William 1821
Clements,George 1821
Cameron,Kenneth 1821
Cameron,Peter 1821
Campbell,John 1821
Campbell,Tamerlane 1821
Campbell,Alex 1821
Campbell,Edward 1821
Chase,Reuben 1819,1820,1821
Churchill,Benj'n 1817,1818,1819,1821
Dickenson,Tartulley 1820,1821
Dickenson,Isaac 1821
Dickenson,Reuben 1821
Dickenson,Amos 1821
Dickenson,Peter Sen. 1821
Dickenson,John 1821
DeMarchant,John (sic) 1821
DeMarchant,John Jun. 1821
Dyer,James 1821
Dibblee,Seymour 1820,1821
Dow,John Esq. 1821
Donnelly,Edward 1821
Darcy,John 1821
Daigle,John B 1820
Daigle,Dominic 1820
Dawson,Micheal 1819,1820,1821
Davenport,Gabriel 1821
Dorin,John 1821
Duly,Daniel 1821
Everett,William 1821
Everett,John 1821
Elliott,William 1821
Flannery,Thomas 1821
Fournea,William 1820
Fletcher,Benjamin 1821
Finnemore,John 1819,1820
Fannan?,William 1821
Foster,James 1821
Flannagan,John 1820,1821
Flannagan,Jn. 98th Regt 1821
Fulton,Samuel 1821
Freeman,Mark 1819,1820
Freeman,Samuel 1819,1820,1821
Gray,William 1819,1820,1821
Gray,Reder 1820,1821
Gallopp,Nath'l 1819,1820
Gee,Corn. Sen 1818,1819,1820
Guerrier,Michael 1819,1820,1821
Guerrier,William 1820,1821
Giberson,James 1821
Giberson,John 1821
Giberson,Murphy 1821
Gerou,Bernard 1819
Gregory,Edward 1821
Garvey,Cornelius 1820,1821
Greaves,William 1821
Gallagher,Martin 1820,1821
Gallagher,Mathew 1821
Huestis,Lewis 1821
Hagerman,John 1821
Heaney,James 1821
Hawthorn,John 1821
Hunter,William 1821
Hucy,James 1820
Harding,Valentine 1821
Holmes,Moses 1820
Hallet,James 1821
Hallet,Marsden 1821
Hallet,Jacob 1821
Hallet,William 1821
Hughes,James 1821
Ingraham,Nath'l 1820,1821
Ingraham,John 1821
Ingraham,Ira 1821
Inman,Richard 1821
Jewett,Joshua 1821
Jackson,John 1821
Jackson,David 1821
Ketchum,Richard 1821
Kearney,Samuel 1820
Kearney,Patrick 1821
Kelly,Lawrence 1819,1820,1821
Kilcollin,James 1821
Kimball,Asa 1821
Kyle,John 1821
Kirk,William 1821
Lumley,Edward 1820,1821
Lint,Abraham 1820,1821
Lloyd,Charles 1821
Lloyd,James 1820,1821
Lipsitt,William 1821
Lawrence,Issac 1821
Linch,Patrick 1820
Larlee,John 1821
Lovely,William 1821
Larlee,Samuel 1821
Lovely,James 1821
Lovely,Daniel 1821
McLean,Arch Esq 1821
McLean,Arch 104 Regt 1821
Miles,Robert 1821
Manuel,Authy 1820,1821
McKean,Jacob 1820
McKean,Samuel 1821
Murray,John 1820
Mallory,William 1821
Mauster,George 1819,1820
McGee,James 1821
Murphy,Robert 1821
Murphy,Patrick 1820,1821
Murphy,James 1821
McDonald,John 1818,1819,1820,1821
McKenzie,John 1819,1820
McCray,Andrew 1821
Milberry,George 1820,1821
Murcason,Alex 1821
McKilsick,Benj 1821
McLauchlin,Charles 1821
Munro,Charles 1820,1821
Merritt,Henrey 1820,1821
McDougald,Alex 1820,1821
McGuigan,Hugh 1820,1821
Martin,Christon 1819,1820
Nicholson,William 1819,1820,1821
Nugent,Thomas 1819,1820,1821
Noble,Benj 1818,1819,1820,1821
Noble,Joseph 1821
Nido,Louis 1820
Newman,John 1821
Nevers,Samuel 1821
Newcomb,D W 1820,1821
Orser,Wm 1821
Parks,Samuel 1821
Parks,Jonathan 1821
Phillips,Thos. 98th 1820,1821
Phillips,Thomas 1821
Patterson,David 1820,1821
Patterson,Wm 1818,1819,1820,1821
Peabody,James 1819,1820,1821
Palmer,David 1821
Payson,Rufus 1820
Pierce,Robert 1820,1821
Palier[?],Joseph 1820
Prosser,Jeremiah 1821
Porter,Samuel 1821
Parent,John 1820,1821
Parent,Solomon 1821
Raymond,Newman 1821
Raymond,Charles 1821
Ridout,Thos. Jun 1820,1821
Ridout,Thos. Sen 1820,1821
Ridout,Joseph 1819,1820,1821
Rockwell,Benjm 1821
Rockwell,Joseph 1821
Rockwell,Lot 1821
Richardson,Joseph 1821
Rheim,Jacob 1821
Rogers,Richard 1821
Stockford[?],Abraham  
Spur,Gilbert 1820,1821
Somers,Michael 1820,1821
Squires,Jaboy 1820
Siprel,Seth 1821
Stickney,Benjm 1821
Stokes,Edward 1821
Shea,John 1818,1819,1820
Shea,Elkana 1821
Snow,Edward 1821
Snow,Jonah 1821
Snow,Moses 1821
Shaw,John 1821
Shaw,Henry 1821
Shaw,Zibee 2nd 1821
Sharp,Henry 1821
Smith,Micheal 1821
Smith,David 1820,1821
Smith,Oliver D 1821
Smith,Azar 1821
Smith,Isaac 1821
Smith,Benjm 1820,1821
Smith,Jacob 1821
Thibodeau,John B 1819,1820
Thibodeau,Tousant 1819,1820
Trecartin,Martin 1821
Thomas,Isaac 1821
Tapley,Asa 1821
Terrio,Joseph 1820
Thompson,Alex 1820,1821
Teed,Sylvan 1819,1820
Teed,Jesse 1819,1820
Tompkins,George 1820,1821
Tompkins,James 1820
Tomkins,Elijah 1818,1819,1820
Tompkins,Roger 1820
Tompkins,Joseph 1821
Tompkins,John 1821
Upham,James 1821
Upham,William 1820,1821
Valley,Joseph 1821
Vincout[??],Anthy 1820,1821
Vasseur,John B 1820
Vilet,Augustin 1819,1820
Woddle,John 1821
Waylen,John 1819,1820,1821
Wall,Joseph 1819,1820,1821
Wall,George 1821
Wright,Caleb 1821
Wright,James 1819,1820,1821
Wharton,Richard 1820
Watson,John 1820,1821
Wilson,Peter 1821
Welsh,William 1821
Woodward,Nath'l 1819,1820,1821
Woodward,Sam'l 1821
Woodward,Robert 1818,1819,1820
Woodworth,Leonard 1821
Yorke,James 1821
Yorke,Edward 1821
Young,Joel 1821
Amounting to the sum of One Thousand One Hundred and ninety seven 
pounds, twelve shillings.

I certify that the foregoing is a correct schedule of persons
entitled to the Bounty for raising Bread Corn on new land in
the County of York. That proof as  required by law has been 
duly made by the ?????? applicants before the court and that 
the Provision  of the Act under which this Schedule is framed;
which requires the several clamiants for the bounty to make oath 
that the quantities of grain herin stated are of the first 
and only crop raised on the  land for which the Bounty 
is claimed;has been fully complied with:

Given under the seal of the Court of  General Sessions of the Peace
for the county of York: dated the fifteenth day of June in the third 
year of His Majesty's Reign A.D. 1822

H G Clopper  Deputy Clerk 
The original document can be found at PANB, "RS570 - Bounties"

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