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 "M" - "Q"     

Surname First Name Original Township Lot # Current Town
Macdonough Thomas Sterling 5 (400 Acres) Sterling
Macdonough Thomas Sterling 8 (100 Acres) Sterling
Macdonough Thomas Sterling 18 (100 Acres) Sterling
Macdonough Thomas Sterling 19 (100 Acres) Sterling
Macdonough Thomas Sterling 47 (100 Acres) Sterling
Macdonough Thomas Sterling 67 (100 Acres) Sterling
Maitre John O. Brutus 93 Throop
Malcom William (Col.) Brutus 70 Montezuma
M'Allister William Aurelius 39 Auburn & Sennett
Mapes Phineas Aurelius 80 Fleming
Marius Jacob Brutus 18 Cato
Marsh John (ensign) Scipio 67 Ledyard
Marshal Thomas Aurelius 88 Fleming
Mason John (chaplain) Aurelius 55 Auburn & Aurelius
M'Call James Sterling 13 (100 Acres) Sterling
M'Calley Hugh Aurelius 98 Fleming
M'Clarney Stephen Sempronius 59 Sempronius
M'Claughery John (lieutenant) Milton 10 Genoa
M'Claughery John (lieutenant) Locke 16 Summerhill
M'Connell William Milton 4 Genoa
M'Cormick John Scipio 70 Ledyard
M'Coy Alexander Aurelius 46 Auburn
M'Dougall Alexander (Maj.Gen.) Brutus 53 Brutus
M'Dougall Alexander (maj.gen.) Aurelius 26 Throop & Auburn
M'Dougall Alexander (maj.gen.) Scipio 24 Scipio
M'Dougall Alexander (maj. gen.) Scipio 44 Leddyard
M'Dougall Alexander (maj. gen.) Sempronius 67 Sempronius
Mead Jonathan Milton 5 Genoa
M'Fadden John (assignee of John Cooper) Sterling 36 (276 Acres) Sterling
M'Farland Janet (and others) Sterling 27 (500 Acres) Sterling
Milcher Paul Sempronius 91 Moravia
Miller John Brutus 60 Mentz
Miller Benjamin Aurelius 17 Throop
Miller Thomas Scipio 26 Niles
Miller David Scipio 57 Ledyard
Miller Elisha Scipio 61 Venice
Miller Eliz (heir of Abm. Rickow) Sterling 36 (200 Acres) Sterling
Mills Alexander Aurelius 38 Auburn
Mills Andrew Sempronius 40 Niles
Mills John Locke 39 Summerhill
Mimck Henry Cato 94 Conquest
Mitchell Samuel Scipio 36 Ledyard & Scipio
Mix Timothy (lieut.) Aurelius 30 Sennett
Mix Stephen Scipio 88 Venice
M'Kew John Locke 5 Locke
M'Kinley Archibald Sterling 23 (200 Acres) Sterling
M'Lane John Brutus 38 Conquest
M'Lane John Scipio 43 Ledyard
M'Master Alexander Scipio 60 Venice
M'Names Charles Locke 22 Locke
Monteith James Cato 98 Cato
Moore Abraham Cato 87 Conquest
Morewise Jacob Aurelius 2 Throop
Morris William (Lieut.) Cato 81 Cato
Morris William (lieutenant) Sempronius 7 Niles
Morrison Richard Scipio 97 Venice
Mortimer James Brutus 45 Montezuma
Mott Gershom (Capt.) Brutus 47 Mentz
Mott Noah Aurelius 65 Fleming
Moulton William (captain) Sterling 37 (500 Acres) Sterling
Mulholland James Cato 88 Conquest
Mumford Thomas Sterling 7 (100 Acres) Sterling
Mumford Thomas Sterling 10 (595 Acres) Sterling
Mumford Thomas Sterling 11 (100 Acres) Sterling
Mumford Thomas Sterling 14 (100 Acres) Sterling
M'Veah C. (heirs of J. Gilchrist) Sterling 34 Sterling
Naffee Garret Brutus 16 Conquest
Neeley Abraham (Capt.) Cato 18 Victory
Neely Abraham (captain) Locke 24 Locke
Nestle Peter (Lieut.) Cato 39 Vicrory
Nicholson George C. (major) Milton 8 Genoa
Northware George Aurelius 20 Sennett
Norton Henry Cato 30 Victory
Norton Nathaniel (captain) Locke 29 Summerhill
Ogden David Scipio 68 Leyard
Ogden Daniel Sempronius 12 Niles
Ohlin Henry G. Aurelius 14 Throop
Olmstead John Sterling 4 (500 Acres) Sterling
Osmun John Scipio 71 Venice
Owens Maberry Cato 7 Ira
Owens Daniel Scipio 27 Scipio
Palmeter James Sempronius 30 Niles
Palmetier Joseph Aurelius 62 Aurelius & Fleming
Palmetier Isaac Aurelius 99 Owasco
Palmetier William Locke 40 Summerhill
Parker Ebenezer Scipio 66 Venice
Parker Jackson Sempronius 87 Sempronius
Patterson William Cato 32 Ira
Patterson Hezekiah Brutus 91 Montezuma
Pawling Henry (captain) Scipio 99 Venice
Pawling Henry (captain) Milton 25 Genoa
Peacock Hugh (lieut.) Aurelius 35 Aurelius
Peacock Hugh (lieut.) Aurelius 78 Owasco
Pearse John Scipio 14 Scipio
Peck Hiel (lieutenant) Milton 18 Genoa
Pemberton Thomas Scipio 12 Niles
Pendleton Solomon (lieut.) Aurelius 92 Owasco
Perkhoff Frederick Milton 29 Genoa
Pettit Samuel Brutus 42 Cato
Pettit John Sterling 16 (200 Acres) Sterling
Phelps Israel Cato 10 Ira
Philips Joshua Scipio 4 Scipio
Piper Lewis Scipio 85 Venice
Platt Richard (brigade major) Scipio 49 Venice
Platt Richard (brigade majon) Scipio 65 Venice
Pope John Sterling 57 (450 Acres) Sterling
Post Anthony (Capt.) Brutus 9 Cato
Post Henry Scipio 50 Venice
Post Anthony (captain) Sempronius 37 Niles
Poulson Michael Brutus 36 Conquest
Pratt John Sempronius 80 Sempronius
Preston Benjamin Scipio 80 Ledyard
Pribble Samuel Scipio 25 Scipio
Prior Abner (surgeon's mate) Aurelius 18 Sennett
Propper Frederick Milton 33 Genoa
Pulman Salter Scipio 37 Scipio
Pumpshin Daniel Locke 41 Locke
Quackenboss Jacobus Brutus 14 Conquest

Surnames
"A" - "C"

Surnames
"D" - "G"

Surnames
"H" - "L"

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.  

CopyrightCopyright 1998 Bernie & Susan Corcoran

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