Cazenovia Town Road Book
                 Description of Road Districts
                            1831

                           Transcribed by Daniel H. Weiskotten
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                                At the Annual Town Meeting
                         Held at the Tavern of Simon C. Hitchcock
                                      March 1, 1831
                                          p. 352
 

District
1      Begins at the town line south of Capt. Abbott's  Thence northwardly
       to the north end of the bridge on the County line  Also the road from
       the corner near James Moore's west to the County line
          Willard Abbott, (overseer of the highway)

2      Begins at the corner near John Edwards'  Thence northeast to the
       north end of the bridge near Morse's mill  Thence south by Ebenezer
       Corbin's to the Town line  Also the road from Isaac Morse's east line
       west to the corner near James Moore's
          Willard Carpenter, (overseer of the highway)

3      Begins at the east line of Isaac Morse's land  Thence east to the north
       and south road and south by Oliver Stanton's to the Town line
          Chester Coats, (overseer of the highway)

4      Begins at the north side of the first bridge south of the Turnpike near
       Jonathan Smith's  Thence south to the Town line
          Benjamin B. Wheeler, (overseer of the highway)

5      Begins on the Turnpike near David Smith's  Thence south to the
       Town line  Also the road from Luman Winchell's to the west line of
       David Smith's land  Also the road to Elisha Webber's to the Town
       line
          Abner Judson, (overseer of the highway)

6      Begins at the corner near David Smith's  Thence south by Stephen
       Stowell's to the Town line  Also the road west to David Smith's west
       line  Also the road southeasterly by Samuel Smith's to the Town line
          Samuel Smith Jr., (overseer of the highway)

7      Begins at the corner near David Smith's  Thence east by Samuel
       Tyler's to the Town line
          Abner Allard, (overseer of the highway)

8      Begins at the corner near Webber's Turnpike Gate  Thence east to
       the Town line  Also the road from the northeast corner of Lot 62
       (Road Township) south to the road running by Samuel Tyler's
          Samuel Curtis, (overseer of the highway)
          Chancey Martin appointed overseer June 8, 1831

9      Begins at the school house near Joseph White's  Thence south to the
       northeast corner of Lot 62 (Road Township)  Also the road from the
       Town line west by Theodore Gilbert's until it intersects the road from
       Eliphalet Elmore's to Tabor's mills
          Truman Gilbert, (overseer of the highway)

10     Begins at the corner near William Sims'  Thence west to Jared
       Webster's  Also the road to Stephen Freeborn's
          Nathan Tabor, (overseer of the highway)

11     Begins at the corner east of Eliphalet Elmore's  Thence south to the
       Turnpike road
          William Tucker, (overseer of the highway)

12     Begins at the corner near Jared Webster's  Thence west to the corner
       near Seth Savage's
          Daniel Webster, (overseer of the highway)

13     Begins at the corner near Benjamin Kellogg's  Thence south and
       west to Woodstock Meeting House  Also the road east by Chandler
       Webber's
          N.F. Hopkins, (overseer of the highway)

14     Begins at the corner near Seth Savage's  Thence south to the first
       bridge south of the Turnpike  Thence east to the (Woodstock)
       Meeting House  Also the road west to William Savage's
          William Hendee, (overseer of the highway)

15     Begins at the corner near Seth Savage's  Thence west to the Town
       line  Also the road south to the bridge  Also the road north to the
       creek on Ira Biddlecome's land
          Jacob Post, (overseer of the highway)

16     Begins at the school house near Stillman Perkins'  Thence
       southwestwardly until it intersects the road running from Union
       village to Delphi  Also the road to Abijah Webster's  Also the road
       southeast to the creek on Ira Biddlecome's land
          Israel Ward, (overseer of the highway)

17     Begins at the corner near Seth Savage's  Thence north to the south
       line of Hendrick DeClercq's land  Also the road running east by Isaac
       Rice's to the center of the bridge
          Seth Savage, (overseer of the highway)

18     Begins at the corner near Benjamin Kellogg's  Thence
       northwestwardly by Daniel Damon's to the road from the village to
       DeRuyter
          Jervis Thompson, (overseer of the highway)

19     Begins at the southwest corner of Lot 6 (Road Township)  Thence
       westwardly to the center of the bridge near Isaac Rice's  Also the road
       from William Sherman's north until it intersects an east and west road
          James Benedict, (overseer of the highway)

20     Begins one rod (16.5 feet) south of Robert Jenkins' house  Thence
       south to the corner near Jared Webster's  Also the road from the
       bridge west until it intersects the road running by Daniel Damon's
          Jeremiah Kellogg, (overseer of the highway)

21     Begins at the corner north of John Spear's  Thence south one rod
       (16.5 feet) south of Robert Jenkins' house  Also the road from the
       school house west to the southwest corner of Lot 6 (Road Township)
          Timothy Crandall, (overseer of the highway)

22     Begins at the corner near Jabez Abell's  Thence south to the school
       house near Joseph White's  Also the road from the bridge east to the
       Town line
          Samuel Scott, (overseer of the highway)

23     Begins at the school house near Timothy Crandall's  Thence east to
       the Town line
          T.F. Borden, (overseer of the highway)

24     Begins at the east line of Eliphalet S. Jackson's land  Thence east
       and south to the Town line
          Rensselaer Hill, (overseer of the highway)

25     Begins at the east line of Abel Hackley's land  Thence east to the
       west line of Archibald Bates' land  Also the road south to Jabez
       Abell's
          Eliphalet S. Jackson Jr., (overseer of the highway)

26     Begins at John Williams' store  Thence south to the school house
       near Timothy Crandall's  Also the road from Henry Shapley's south to
       the corner north of John Spear's
          Isaac Ingersoll, (overseer of the highway)

27     Begins at Jacob Ten Eyck's house  Thence south to the south line of
       Hendrick DeClercq's land  Also the road east to the center of the
       bridge near S.B. Ward's shop
          Hendrick DeClercq, (overseer of the highway)

28     Begins at the corner north of John Spear's  Thence west to the
       center of the bridge near S.B. Ward's shop
          Charles King, (overseer of the highway)

29     Begins at the corner near Henry Tuttle's  Thence north to Anson
       Dean's south line  Also the road east to the corner near Samuel
       Howard's
          Elemander Perkins, (overseer of the highway)

30     Begins at the north line of Ephraim Tillotson's  Thence on the
       turnpike to the west bridge in the village  Also the road west to the
       west line of Jonathan Farnham's land  Also the road from the south
       line of Anson Dean's land to the north line of Allen Perkins' land
          Ephraim Tillotson, (overseer of the highway)

31     Begins at Jehiel Clark's north line  Thence south to Nathaniel
       Gardner's  Also from Joseph Atwell's to the west line of Jonathan
       Farnham's land
          Lewis Raynor, (overseer of the highway)

32     Begins at the east bridge in the village and to include all on the
       south side of the Turnpike west to the Public Square  Also from the
       east bridge all on the north side of the Turnpike west to Widow
       Whipple's  Thence north to the northwest corner of Lot 11 (4th
       Allotment New Petersburg)  Also the road east to the Town line
       Also the road from Lyman Robinson's northeasterly until it intersects
       the east and west road  Also the road to the paper mill and the road
       leading to Hearsey's mill at a corner near Allens' tannery  Also the
       road by the East (Baptist) Meeting House  Also the road east to the
       center of the bridge near Roberts' mill
          James Berthrong, (overseer of the highway)

33     Begins at the corner at Wright & Jenkins' new brick store and
       includes all on the north side of the Turnpike as far as the
       Presbyterian Meeting House  Thence north to the corner near Widow
       Davenport's  Also the road across to the Lake Road
          Alanson Annas, (overseer of the highway)
          Abijah N. Annas appointed overseer June 8, 1831

34     Begins at the east bridge in the village  Thence east to the east line
       of Abel Hackley's land  Also the road east to the east line of Asa
       Fay's land  Also the road to Sidney Roberts' and from Sidney Roberts'
       west to the corner near Allens' tan works
          L.S. Bryan, (overseer of the highway)

35     Begins at the east side of the Public Square and includes all on the
       south side of the Turnpike to Miles' wagon shop  Thence to include
       both sides of the road to the lake including Jacob Ten Eyck's  Thence
       north to the south line of Bill Clark's land  Also the cross road east
       to the top of the hill west of Zenas Merriam's
          George Cook, (overseer of the highway)

36     Begins at the south line of Phineas Corwin's land  Thence south to
       the north line of Ephraim Tillotson's land  Also to the west line of
       William G. Andrus' land  Also the road south to the north line of
       Allen Perkins' land
          Roswell Beckwith Jr., (overseer of the highway)

37     Begins at the south line of Bill Clark's land  Thence north to the
       north line of Samuel Peck's land  Also the road west to the long
       causeway
          Moses B. Hubbard, (overseer of the highway)

38     Begins at the south line of Phineas Corwin's land  Thence north to
       the south line of Waitstill Hotchkiss' land  Also the road from George
       R. Southwell's west line east to the center of the long causeway at the
       head of the lake
          Sylvester Peck, (overseer of the highway)

39     Begins at the west line of George R. Southwell's land  Thence west
       to the County line  Also the road from Edward Parker's south to the
       north line of Jehiel Clark's land  Also from the west line of William
       G. Andrus' land west to the Town line
          Harry Seymour, (overseer of the highway)

40     Begins on the north line of Seth Haight's land  Thence south and
       east to the east line of Widow Davenport's land  Also the cross road
       west to the top of the hill west of Z. Merriam's
          Zera Merriam, (overseer of the highway)
          Royal Benson appointed overseer June 8, 1831

41     Begins at the four corners west of Roberts' mills  Thence west to the
       east line of Widow Davenport's land
          Eber Candee, (overseer of the highway)

42     Begins at the Town line  Thence south by Thomas Nichols' to the
       southwest corner of Lot 10 (4th Allotment New Petersburg)
          Solomon Nourse, (overseer of the highway)

43     Begins at the north line of Seth Haight's land  Thence north to
       Montague & Abbey's land  Thence west to the Lake Road
          J.H. Stanley, (overseer of the highway)

44     Begins at (the) Sullivan line  Thence south to the four corners near
       Montague & Abbey's  Thence east to the corner near Thomas Nichols'
          Asahel Parmelee, (overseer of the highway)

45     Begins at the school house at the head of the lake  Thence north to
       the Town line  Also the road northwest to the Town line
          Henry Smith, (overseer of the highway)

46     Begins at the north line of Samuel Peck's land  Thence
       northwestwardly by Col. Gridley's to the Town line  Also the road
       south to the south line of Waitstill Hotchkiss' land
          B.B. Adams, (overseer of the highway)

47     Begins on the east and west road on the Hart lot  Thence south by
       Daniel Ackley's to the Town line
          Daniel Ackley, (overseer of the highway)
 

 
       END Cazenovia Town Road Book, District Descriptions for 1831