Cazenovia Town Road Book
                 Description of Road Districts
                            1816

                           Transcribed by Daniel H. Weiskotten
                              Return to Road Book Main Page

                                At the Annual Town Meeting
                            Held at the House of William Hatch
                                       March 5, 1816
                                Written February 12, 1816
                                  (recorded) March 1816
                                          p. 172

 
District
1      Beginning at the corner near Ephraim Jackson's  Thence north to the
       south line of Hendrick DeClercq's land
          Alamander Perkins, overseer of the highway

2      Beginning at Ephraim Jackson's  Thence south to the Town line
       Also the road running east by the Woodstock Meeting House to the
       corner near the school house
          John Handee, overseer of the highway

3      Beginning at the south line of Hendrick DeClercq's land  Thence east
       to the corner near Andrew Russel's
          Rhinaldo Webber, overseer of the highway

4      Beginning near Samuel Hayward's  Thence west until it intersects
       the road from Ebenezer Perkins' to the Town line
          Jeremiah Dunbar, overseer of the highway

5      Beginning at the bridge near Merrick's Hills  Thence south to the
       Turnpike road  Also the road from the east line of Isaac Morse's land
       west on said Turnpike to the north and south road by James Moore's
          Calvin Goodale, overseer of the highway

6      Beginning near Rufus Parsons' and running south to the corner near
       Sylvester Howard's (Hayward)
          Jabez Snow, overseer of the highway

7      Beginning at Samuel S. Forman's store  Thence east to the bridge
       Also the road from William Whipple's northeast to the butternut tree
       at the foot of the hill near Charles Hill's mills  Also the road to Vail's
       mills  Also the road to the creek near the Paper mill  Also the road
       running northwest beginning at the head of the road from the village
       where it intersects Hill's mills one mile north  Also the road running
       in front of the Court House
          Zadock Sweetland, overseer of the highway

8      Beginning at the east line of Eliphalet S. Jackson's land  Thence east
       to the Town line  Also the road from James Covell's southeast to the
       Town line
          John Edgerton, overseer of the highway

9      Beginning at John Williams' store and running south to the corner
       near Francis Norton's
          Nathaniel Worden, overseer of the highway

10     Beginning at the corner near Francis Norton's and running east to
       the Town line
          Isaiah Williams, overseer of the highway

11     Beginning at the corner near Francis Norton's and running west to
       the road near Isaac Rice's
          Consider Amsden, overseer of the highway

12     Beginning at Ephraim Jackson's  Thence west to the Town line
       Also the road from Solomon Merrick's south to the north end of the
       bridge near the mills  Also the road from Merrick's northwest to the
       Town line
          Esli Squire, overseer of the highway

13     Beginning at Jabez Abell's and running south to the north line of
       William Sims' land  Also the road from the bridge southeast to the
       Town line
          Eleazer House, overseer of the highway

14     Beginning at the north line of William Sims' land  Thence south to a
       small brook near his house  Also the road west from William Sims'
       west to the corner near Sylvester Howard's (Hayward)  Also the road
       to Stephen Freeborn's
          Eliphalet Elmore, overseer of the highway

15     Beginning at a small brook south of William Sims' house  Thence
       south to the southeast corner of Lot 62 (Road Township)  Also the
       road from Joseph White's east to the Town line
          Zadock Martindale, overseer of the highway

16     Beginning at Merrick's mills  Thence south by Capt. Abbot's to the
       Town line  Also the road from the northeast up to the bridge on the
       Town line near Burr's mills southeast to the DeRuyter Road
          Henry Corbin, overseer of the highway

17     Beginning at the corner near Nathaniel Carpenter's  Thence south to
       the Town line
          Noah How, overseer of the highway

18     Beginning at Elisha Webber's  Thence north to the Turnpike road
       Also the road from John Winchell's to the east line of David Smith's
       land
          Abner Judson, overseer of the highway

19     Beginning at Waitstill Hotchkiss' land  Thence south to the north
       line of Bethuel Lusk's land  Also the road from Esq. Southwell's west
       to the Town line  Also that part of the road west of the center of the
       long causeway
          Timothy Gridley, overseer of the highway

20     Beginning at Ezekiel Carpenter's store  Thence north to the road
       leading to Hill's mills
          William Davenport, overseer of the highway

21     Beginning at Samuel S. Forman's store  Thence east to the pound
       Thence north to the north line of Gideon H. Olin's land  Also the
       cross road to the top of the hill near a large hemlock tree
          Roswell Cleaveland, overseer of the highway

22     Beginning at Josiah Peirson's  Thence northwest to the southwest
       corner of Isaac Rice's land
          Samuel Briggs, overseer of the highway

23     Beginning at the north line of Jehiel Clark's  Thence south to Joseph
       Atwell's  Thence east to the bridge at the out-let of the lake  Also the
       road from Jonathan Farnham's north to the south line of Allen
       Green's land
          James Raynor, overseer of the highway

24     Beginning at George Webster's and running by Samuel Tyler's east
       to the Town line
          Jonathan Martin, overseer of the highway

25     Beginning at Limestone Creek  Thence south by David Smith's to
       the Town line  Also the road from the west line of David Smith's land
       east to the north line of Levi Burgess' land  Also the road to Samuel
       Smith's
          Samuel Smith, overseer of the highway

26     Beginning at the corner near Benjamin Wiser's  Thence east to the
       Town line  Also the road from the north line of Levi Burgess' land to
       the south line of Lot 62 (Road Township)
          Eli Beebee, overseer of the highway

27     Beginning at the corner near Edward Parker's  Thence southwest by
       the late William Johnson's to the north line of Jehiel Clark's land
       Also the road from the north line of Zenas Phinney's land northwest
       to the Town line
          Cyrenus Bartholomew, overseer of the highway

28     Beginning at Josiah Peirson's and running south to Limestone Creek
       Also the cross road by Demus Wasmus'
          Chandler Webber, overseer of the highway

29     Beginning at the south line of Gideon H. Olin's land  Thence north
       to the school house at the head of the lake  Thence east to the west
       line of Col. Reynolds' land  Also that part of the road at the head of
       the lake east of the center of the causeway
          Barzilla Phillips, overseer of the highway

30     Beginning at Eliphalet Elmore's and running east to the Town line
          Joel Payne, overseer of the highway

31     Beginning at the bridge near Ebenezer Knowlton's  Thence
       southeast to the east line of Eliphalet S. Jackson's land  Also the road
       from Allen Kingsbury's to Jabez Abell's
          Cornelius Sylvester, overseer of the highway

32     Beginning at Joseph Stiles'  Thence east to the Forman Road  Also
       the road south to the State Road
          John Angier Jr., overseer of the highway

33     Beginning at the school house near Abiezer Perkins' and running
       southwest to the Town line  Also the road by Roswell Holmes'
          Daniel Cobb, overseer of the highway

34     Beginning at the corner near Ashbel Webster's  Thence south to the
       Turnpike road  Thence west to the corner near Briton White's
          Aaron Tucker, overseer of the highway

35     Beginning on the Turnpike road and running south by Oliver
       Stanton's to the Town line  Also the road from the east line of Isaac
       Morse's land to the corner near the (Woodstock) Meeting House
          Jonathan P. Childs, overseer of the highway

36     Beginning at the school house at the head of the lake  Thence north
       to the Town line  Also the cross road to the east line of Joseph
       Hickox's land
          Seth Phinney, overseer of the highway

37     Beginning at the school house at the head of the lake  Thence
       northwest to the Town line  Also the road running south to the south
       line of Waitstill Hotchkiss'
          Waitstill Hotckiss Jr., overseer of the highway

38     Beginning at the Sullivan line near Luke Wolcott's  Thence south to
       Hill's mills  Also the road to Josiah D. Sabins'
          Joel Nourse, overseer of the highway

39     Beginning at the corner near Edward Dunn's  Thence south by
       William Bently's to the corner near Merrick's
          Southard Doty, overseer of the highway

40     Beginning on the north line of James Haight's land  Thence south to
       William Davenport's  Thence east until it intersects the road from the
       village to Hill's mills  Also the cross road to the top of the hill to
       a large hemlock tree
          Serad Cook, overseer of the highway

41     Beginning at the Sullivan line  Thence south to the north line of
       James Haight's land  Also the cross road to the west line of John
       Schuyler's land
          Aaron Merriam, overseer of the highway

42     Beginning at the bridge near Ebenezer Knowlton's  Thence east on
       the Oneida Turnpike to the Town line  Also the road north to Roberts'
       Stone Farm  Also the road to Vail's mills  Also the road northwest to
       the creek near the Sweetland saw mill
          Ebenezer Knowlton, overseer of the highway

43     Beginning at the Town line near Thomas Clay's land  Thence west
       by Studson Benson's to the head of the falls  Thence west to the road
       from Hill's mills to Lot 22 (4th Allotment New Petersburg)
          Thomas Clay, overseer of the highway

44     Beginning at Sylvester Howard's (Hayward)  Thence east to the
       corner near Ephraim Jackson's
          Joseph Sweet, overseer of the highway

45     Beginning on the west line of Col. Reynolds' land  Thence east to
       the Town line to Chittenango Creek  Thence from the northeast
       corner of Lot 22 (4th Allotment New Petersburg) south 1.5 miles
          Zenas Miller (Merriam?), overseer of the highway

46     Beginning at the north line of Bethuel Lusk's land  Thence south to
       the north line of the Remson Farm west to the west line of Zenas
       Phinney's land  Also the road south to the south line of Allen Green's
       land
          Phineas Corwin, overseer of the highway

47     Beginning at a butternut tree at the foot of the hill near Hill's mills
       Thence east to the Town line  Also the road running southeast to
       Roberts' mill
          Sylas Wyman, overseer of the highway
 

 
       END Cazenovia Town Road Book, District Descriptions for 1816