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 "R" - "T"     

Surname First Name Original Township Lot # Current Town
Ralja John Scipio 2 Scipio
Ramsay Nathan Sempronius 4 Niles
Ramson Jacob Sempronius 17 Niles
Randell Jeremiah Aurelius 48 Auburn & Sennett
Reed John (lieutenant) Sempronius 8 Niles
Reeve Israel Sterling 55 (500 Acres) Sterling
Reid John Brutus 24 Conquest
Reiley Lewis Cato 61 Ira
Rhodes Cornelius Sempronius 77 Sempronius
Richardson Alexander Cato 90 Conquest
Robertson John Aurelius 24 Throop
Robinson David Cato 11 Ira
Robinson Robert Brutus 51 Brutus
Robinson Stephen Aurelius 27 Throop
Rose Albert Cato 71 Ira
Rose James Sterling 66 (200 Acres) Sterling
Rowley Timothy Brutus 55 Brutus
Ruff Jonathan Cato 95 Cato
Ruger John Cato 63 Victory
Rumblo Thomas Brutus 98 Sennett
Rumsey C.J. & G.F. (heirs of J. Dole) Sterling 46 (100 Acres) Sterling
Russell Jonathan Scipio 22 Scipio
Rutan Petria (lieutenant) Scipio 76 Venice
Ryckman Wilhelmus (lieut.) Aurelius 19 Sennett
Salsbury Casper Aurelius 29 Sennett
Sammons Jacob Sterling 44 (100 Acres) Sterling
Sammons Jacob Sterling 45 (100 Acres) Sterling
Sandford John Aurelius 67 Fleming & Owasco & Auburn
Sanford John (captain) Scipio 31 Scipio
Savage Joseph (captain) Sempronius 48 Sempronius
Sawyer John W. Sterling 35 (22.73 Acres) Sterling
Scholefield James (his heirs) Sterling 66 (200 Acres) Sterling
Schreeder John J. Sempronius 43 Moravia
Schryver Christian Cato 44 Ira
Schuyler Nicholas (surgeon) Sempronius 61 Moravia
Scofield Nathaniel Cato 53 Victory
Scriver Jacob Brutus 54 Brutus
Seeds George Scipio 79 Ledyard
Seley Lewis Aurelius 74 Fleming
Shaffer George Aurelius 58 Owasco & Auburn
Shall John Sempronius 76 Sempronius
Shaw John (Lieut) Cato 13 Victory
Shaw John (lieutennant) Sempronius 36 Niles
Shell George Sempronius 9 Niles
Shephard John (Capt.) Cato 8 Ira
Sherwood Nehemiah Sempronius 81 Moravia
Shields Daniel Aurelius 75 Owasco
Shirts Peter Brutus 12 Conquest
Shultz Christopher Cato 38 Victory
Sickels Abraham Cato 72 Ira
Simmons Ephraim Milton 12 Genoa
Simonds Robert Cato 35 Ira
Simonds Martin Brutus 10 Cato
Skiffington John Cato 99 Cato
Slack James Scipio 35 Ledyard
Slingerlandt Peter Locke 26 Summerhill
Slouter Andrew Brutus 96 Throop
Smith Christopher Cato 59 Ira
Smith Isaac Cato 77 Conquest
Smith Nicholas Aurelius 4 Throop
Smith Joseph Aurelius 50 Sennett
Smith William S. (lieut. col.) Aurelius 96 Fleming
Smith Thomas Scipio 19 Niles
Smith John Scipio 23 Scipio
Smith John Sempronius 63 Moravia
Smith William S. (lieut. colonel) Sempronius 75 Moravia
Smith Caleb Milton 7 Genoa
Smith John Locke 44 Locke
Smith Israel (captain) Locke 47 Summerhill
Smith Nathan Sterling 53 (200 Acres) Sterling
Smith John Sterling 63 (200 Acres) Sterling
Snow Ephraim (Lieut.) Brutus 68 Brutus
Snow Ephraim (lieutenant) Sempronius 41 Niles
Snyder Jacob Cato 67 Victory
Southwick Mary (heir of J. Wool) Sterling 15 (150 Acres) Sterling
Spelsbury Jacob Scipio 9 Scipio
Springsteen Abraham Aurelius 81 Fleming
St. Clair George Scipio 45 Ledyard
Stall John C. Brutus 39 Cato
Starnbaragh Elijah Brutus 2 Conquest
Stephens Ebenezer (Lieut.Col.) Brutus 77 Brutus
Sterling Levi Sempronius 46 Moravia
Stevens Williams Brutus 76 Brutus
Stevens Ebenezer (lieut. col.) Scipio 8 Scipio
Stewart James (captain) Scipio 42 Scipio
Strong Nathan Scipio 100 Venice
Stump John Scipio 46 Venice
Stymets Isaac Milton 27 Genoa
Summers Farrel Scipio 51 Venice
Sumpson Ezekiel (Lieut.) Cato 58 Ira
Sunderlin John Aurelius 43 Moravia
Swartwout Cornelius Cato 97 Cato
Swartwout Abraham (Capt.) Brutus 80 Montezuma
Swartwout Cornelius (lieut) Scipio 38 Scipio
Sweet Roger Aurelius 63 Aurelius
Symott or Synot Patrick Scipio 75 Venice
Sytez Christopher Locke 2 Locke
Talmadge Samuel Brutus 44 Montezuma
Tapperwine Christian Sterling 1 Sterling
Taylor Edward Milton 38 Genoa
Templar Thomas Milton 34 Genoa
TenBrook John C. (captain) Aurelius 41 Sennett
TenEyck Henry (captain) Sterling 18 (500 Acres) Sterling
Terry Samuel Brutus 63 Mentz
Thomas Joseph (captain) Scipio 87 Venice
Thomas Henry Sempronius 54 Moravia
Thompson John Cato 28 Victory
Thompson Stanley Cato 40 Victory
Thompson John Cato 49 Ira
Thompson Elias Brutus 49 Mentz
Thompson Isaiah (lieut.) Aurelius 68 Owasco
Thompson Thomas (lieutenant) Sempronius 6 Niles
Thompson Isaiah (lieutenant) Locke 17 Summerhill
Thompson William Sterling 53 (200 Acres) Sterling
Thornton James Brutus 95 Throop
Throop John R. (lieutenant) Sempronius 58 Sempronius
Tiebout Henry (captain) Scipio 77 Venice
Titus Jonathan Aurelius 53 Aurelius
Tobias Jacob Locke 28 Summerhill
Tongue George Sempronius 74 Moravia
Townsend Samuel (paymaster) Aurelius 13 Throop
Travice Scott Locke 1 Locke
Travis Jacob Aurelius 59 Owasco
Tucker John Sempronius 14 Niles
Tuman Peter Cato 79 Conquest
Tunission Garrit (Surgeon) Brutus 88 Brutus
Tuthill Azariah (lieutenant) Locke 18 Summerhill

 

Surnames
"A" - "C"

Surnames
"D" - "G"

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