Revolutionary War Bounty Land
In "The Military Tract Of Central NY"
For The Area Within Cayuga County, New York

The following list displays the names of individuals who were balloted to receive Revolutionary War bounty land in the area known as "The Military Tract of Central New York".  This chart displays only the names for bounty land areas that are within the current boundaries of Cayuga County, NY.  These names and related information were obtained from the book: The Balloting Book and Other Documents Relating to Military Bounty Lands, In The State Of New York-Pub. Albany: Printed By Packard & Van Benthuysen- 1825 (Source: Cayuga County Clerk's Office, Records Management Division, 160 Genesee St, Auburn, NY   13021)  Current town locations of military tract lots were obtained from tax maps.

Surnames
"A" - "C"

Surnames
"D" - "G"

Surnames
"H" - "L"
Surnames
"M" - "Q"

Surnames
"R" - "T"

Surnames
"U" - "Z"

Military Tract
History

1875 Map
Image

Tompkins Co.
Name List

Surnames "D" - "G"     

Dalton Frederick Scipio 96 Venice
Davis John Aurelius 12 Sennett
Day John Locke 7 Summerhill
Dean John Brutus 26 Conquest
Dean James Semproonius 28 Niles
Dean Mary (hier of Abm. Rickow) Sterling 36 (200 Acres) Sterling
Dean Moses Sterling 68 (250 Acres) Sterling
DeCamp Matthias Sterling 48 (200 Acres) Sterling
Demler Henry (lieutenant) Locke 31 Locke
Demott William Sempronius 26 Niles
Demott Peter Sempronius 69 Sempronius
DeWitt Aaron Sempronius 11 Niles
Diskell Nathaniel Sempronius 53 Moravia
Dorn John Brutus 67 Brutus
Doughty John (captain) Aurelius 47 Auburn
Douglass George Brutus 89 Brutus
Down James (his heirs) Sterling 68 (200 Acres) Sterling
Drake Joshua (lieutenant) Sempronius 93 Moravia
Dubois Lewis (colonel) Sterling 8 (500 Acres) Sterling
Dubois Lewis (colonel) Sterling 11 (500 Acres) Sterling
Dubois Lewis (colonel) Sterling 14 (500 Acres) Sterling
Dubois Henry (heirs of) Sterling 23 (200 Acres) Sterling
Dubois Henry (heirs of) Sterling 48 (400 Acres) Sterling
DuBois Lewis (colonel) Sterling 58 (500 Acres) Sterling
Duggan James Sterling 13 (500 Acres) Sterling
Duncan Thomas Brutus 92 Throop
Dunham Israel Cato 68 Ira
Dunlap Andrew Cato 93 Conquest
Dunlap James Brutus 13 Conquest
Dunlap James Sterling 43 (200 Acres) Sterling
Dunning Michael (Lieut.) Brutus 3 Conquest
Dunning Michael (lieutenant) Sempronius 56 Sempronius
Dusenberry John Sterling 35 (43.3 Acres) Sterling
Dusenbury John Sterling 44 (500 Acres) Sterling
Dutcher Barnard Sempronius 90 Sempronius
Dyckman Richard Cato 50 Victory
Eadle Joseph Sterling 3 (68.6 Acres) Sterling
Eadle Joseph Sterling 4 (51.68 Acres) Sterling
Egberts Jacob V. (captain) Sterling 6 Sterling
Eggin Elijah Sempronius 35 Niles
Ellis John Cato 51 Victory
Elsworth Peter (Lieut.) Brutus 61 Mentz
Ennis Henry Scipio 39 Scipio
Ervin John Cato 65 Victory
Evence William Locke 42 Locke
Fairlie James (Lieut.) Cato 73 Cato
Fairlie James (Lieut.) Brutus 65 Brutus
Feagan William Sterling 33 (500 Acres) Sterling
Feick Elenora Sterling 37 (100 Acres) Sterling
Fenton Jotham Milton 22 Genoa
Fink Andrew (Capt.) Cato 96 Cato
Fish Nicholas (major) Sempronius 10 Niles
Fish Nicholas (major) Sempronius 47 Sempronius
Flemming George (captain) Aurelius 95 Fleming
Flemming George Scipio 16 Scipio
Flemming George (captain) Locke 6 Summerhill
Fletcher James Aurelius 83 Fleming
Fondy John (ensign) Aurelius 45 Aurelius & Auburn
Foster John Locke 9 Summerhill
France Conradt Brutus 59 Montezuma
Frank Jacob Cato 83 Cato
Freebush Matthew Aurelius 44 Aurelius
Freighleigh Joseph (Lieut.) Brutus 100 Sennett
French Abner (captain) Scipio 41 Scipio
French Abner (captain) Sempronius 44 Moravia
Fuller Peter Scipio 21 Scipio
Fundy Dow (ensign) Sempronius 16 Niles
Funno Anthony Sempronius 57 Sempronius
Furman Gabriel Cato 54 Victory
Gano John (chaplain) Aurelius 5 Throop
Gansevoort Peter (colonel) Aurelius 57 Auburn & Owasco
Gardiner Benoni Brutus 1 Conquest
Gardner Samuel Sempronius 83 Moravia
Garret John Cato 52 Victory
Gee Moses Cato 2 Victory
Gibbons John Milton 35 Genoa
Gilderslive Finch Scipio 13 Scipio
Godwin Henry (captain) Scipio 63 Venice
Gorham Joseph Sempronius 89 Sempronius
Graham John (major) Locke 34 Locke
Gray Silas (captain) Aurelius 97 Fleming
Gray Benjamin Sempronius 50 Sempronius
Griffin Benjamin Aurelius 51 Sennett
Griffiths Thomas Aurelius 82 Fleming
Grill Thomas Scipio 72 Venice
Guilderslieve Daniel Milton 9 Genoa

Surnames
"A" - "C"

Surnames
"H" - "L"
Surnames
"M" - "Q"

Surnames
"R" - "T"

Surnames
"U" - "Z"

Military Tract
History

1875 Map
Image

Tompkins Co.
Name List

Note:  This chart displays only the names of individuals who were balloted to receive Revolutionary War bounty land for areas that are within the current boundaries of Cayuga County, NY.  

To view the names of people who were balloted to receive bounty land within the Military Tract area that is now in Tompkins County, click HERE.  Additional websites with information about 'The Military Tract' can be found among sites provided by the Seneca County NYGenWeb Project by clicking HERE.
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