Town of Cairo Tax Assessment
1812

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Assessment Roll of Real and Personal Estates in the Town of Cairo County of Green[e] Made in May in the Year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Twelve by Joseph Reed, William R. Hamlin & Jonathan Nicholson Assessors of Said Town

Names of Possessors or Reputed Owners Real Estate Personal Estate Total Amount Tax Dollars Cts
A          
Aiken, Barent 340   340   65
Allen, Ebenezer 400   400   76
Allerton, Bersheba widow & son 702   702 1 33
Allerton, Joshua 650   650 1 24
Alden, Eliab 1150   1150 2 18
Adams, Samuel 375   375   71
B          
Blanchard, Joseph 250   250   48
Barker, John 1000 100 1100 2 10
Buhance, John C. 1560   1560 2 96
Burhance, Martin 930   930 1 77
Bentley, Stephen 300   300   57
Bagley, Benjamin 300   300   57
Bruster, David 991 175 1166 2 22
Bullock, Richard 150   150   28
Bennet, Jeremiah J. 260   260   48
Barren, Phoebe Widow 500 100 600 1 14
Blackmore, Joseph 2270   2270 4 31
Barlow, John 1102   1102 2 10
Bush, Jacob & the executors of Henry J. Bush 1343 140 1483 2 82
Brownel, William 250   250   48
Brownel, Richard 422   422   80
Bennet, Jirah 380 100 480   97
Bunt, Hannah Widow & Son 1210   1210 2 30
Brooks, Eli 650   650 1 23
Bailey, Robert 900   900 1 71
Balis ,John 2050   2050 3 90
Page total     21050 40 0
Beach, Ebenezer 500   500   95
Beach, James 340   340   65
Basset, John 1775 125 1900 3 61
Basset, Eliphaz 500   500   95
Beach, Ebenezer, Jun. 500   500   95
Byington, Rufus 250   250   47
C          
Cook, Jabish 390   390   74
Cook, Dayton 390   390   74
Crooker, John, Jacob & George 5200   5200 9 88
Cornwell, Amos 200   200   38
Chapel, Robert 438 50 488   92
Cole, Elisha & Hervey 300   300   57
Cooper, James 250   250   48
Cable, Samuel 500   500   95
Conner, Hugh 350   350   67
D          
Dibal, Aaron 300   300   51
Drake, Samuel 700   700 1 83
Delimarter, Nicholas 400   400   76
Dutcher,Elias 870   870 1 65
Darby, John E. 3430   3430 6 52
Darby, Samuel 517   517   98
Dutcher, Josiah & Hathaway 700   700 1 35
Dedrick, James 500   500   95
E          
Ellison, Crandle 250   250   48
Earl, Wilbur 400   400   76
Earl, James & Ebenezer 1150   1150 2 18
Eno, Isaac 250   250   48
Eaton, Abel Jun. 1350   1350 2 56
Elliot, Nathan 2530   2530 4 81
Page total     25405 48 27
F          
Field, Robert B. 200 200 400   76
Finch, Amos 1000   1000 1 90
Finch, Jonas 500   500   95
Finch, Amos Jun. 450   450   87
G          
Granby, Alexander 200   200   38
Griffith, Uriah 900   900 1 71
Gritman, William 100   100   19
Gillet, Benjamin 600   600 1 14
Gilburt, Joseph 840   840 1 60
Gale, James 2320   232 4 41
Grimes, Richard Jun. 350   350   66
H          
Hine, Benjamin 1650 50 1700 3 23
Hine, Isaac 2840   2840 5 40
Hine, Elijah 700   700 1 33
Howel, John 1000   1000 1 90
Halsey, Ellen Widow 225   225   43
Howe, John 150   150   28
Holnbeck, Robert 360   360   68
Hoston, David 100   100   19
Howard, Thomas 671   671 1 27
Howard, Jonathan 100   100   19
Hendrix, John 1900   1900 3 61
Husted, Jonathan 170   170   32
Husted,William 175   175   32
Hall, Ebenezer 300   300   57
Hall, Benjamin 350   350   67
Hide, Enoch 2400   2400 4 56
Hathaway, Arthur 200   200   38
Hamblin, Warren J. 650   650 1 23
Hamblin,William 1250   1250 2 37
Head, William 450   450   85
Hinman, Charles 150   150   29
Heynor, John T. 125   125   23
Page total     23626 41 or 47 89
J          
Judd, Abner 600   600 1 14
Judd, Stephen 200   200   38
Johnson, Samuel Jun. 690   690 1 31
Jones, Ebenezer 230   230   44
Jenkins, Phillip 1325 125 1450 2 75
K          
Keller, Henry 70   70   13
L          
Lennon, Cyrennus 1100   1100 2 9
Lynes, David 700   700 1 33
Lewis, Truman 1750   1750 3 32
Lindsley, Abraham 250   250   48
Long, Ipson 600   600 1 14
Lastley James 400 70 470   89
Lastley, James Jun. 990 146 1136 2 16
Lockwood, Stephen & Kenney Stephen 1040 100 1140 2 17
Lockwood, Nathan 800   800 1 52
Lawton, Abner 756   756 1 44
Lennon, Daniel 900   900 1 71
Lennon, James 600 50 650 1 24
Lynes, Samuel 300   300   57
Lee, Peter & Jacob 190   190   36
M          
Minor, Judson 285   285   54
Morrison, John A. 1200   1200 2 28
Mott, Joseph 900   900 1 71
Morris, John 300   300   57
Marquart, Peter 330   330   63
Morris, Eli 650   650 1 26
Mead, Daniel 250   250   38
Mandigo, Jeremiah 500   500   95
Mun, Alfred 125   125   29?
Page total     18522   ?
N          
Nickerson, Jonathan 346 100 446   92
Newel, Orange 450   450 1 61
O          
Olmsted, Moses 1100   1100 2 9
Olmsted, Richard 225   225   43
Osborn, Josiah 400   400   76
Ostrander, James 300   300   57
P          
Phinney, Zina 477 50 527 1 0
Pitcher, John 920   920 1 75
Poke, Harry 200   200   38
Post, William 1000   1000 1 90
Person, Henry 1900   1900 3 61
Parks, Wayne 650   650 1 24
Parks, Daniel 650   650 1 24
Person, Abraham 2060   2060 3 91
Person, Jonas 600 200 800 1 52
Pine, John 795 140 935 1 78
Pine, John Jun. 450 60 510   97
Palmer, Oliver 1000   1000 1 90
Palmer, Gideon 500   500   95
Purdy, Robert 650 70 720 1 37
Phillo & Kelder Jacob 500   500   95
Parker, Thaddeus 600   600 1 14
Pain, William 225   225   43
R          
Reed, David 570 50 620 1 18
Rundle, Issaac & David 1900   1900 3 61
Rogers, Caleb 1900   1900 3 61
Roberts, Ezekieor 484 150 634 1 20
Renney, James 442   442   84
Rosman, Peter & Bennet 500 100 600 1 14
Rouse, Peter 1900   1900 3 61
Roberts, Aaron 800   800 1 52
Rowe, Charles 250   250   48
Reed, Joseph 800   800 1 52
Runyon, Evan K 950   950 1 80
Riesdorph, Jacob 350   350   66
Rowley, Nathan 2126 100 2226 4 23
Page total     30430 57 82
S          
Smith, Elijah 1200   1200 2 28
Smith, Ezekiel 720   720 1 37
Strong, Charles 290   290   55
Schribner, Silas 525   525 1 0
Sayre, Daniel 1750   1750 3 32
Sayre, Simon 960   960 1 82
Sanford, James M. 1600 150 1750 3 32
Smith, Amos 570 200 770 1 46
Stephens, Montgomery 1750   1750 3 32
Stephens, Thomas 250   250   48
Shepherd, Joseph 990   990 1 88
Sarles, Roberts 450 60 510   97
Sarles, Jeremiah 450   450   86
Salisbury, Wessel 4000   4000 7 60
Salisbury, William H. & Brothers 3500   3500 6 65
Stratten, David 50   50   10
Stratten, John 50   50   10
Story, Benjamin 1005   1005 1 91
Shavelier, Peter Jun. 1243 160 1403 2 66
Simpson, Peter 1100   1100 2 9
Stewart, John 225   225   43
Stewart, Seneca 225   225   43
Stodard, Neri 550   550 1 4
Stone, Elias 350   350   67
Stanley, Ashbel 2270   2270 4 31
Schamehorn, Fredrick 350   350   67
Slater, Rueben & Son 125   125   24
Sint, James 150   150   29
T          
Taylor, Thomas 600 100 700 1 33
Tubs, William 382   382   72
Taylor, Adam 610   610 1 16
Tryon, Benjamin 1100   1100 2 9
Tid, Zephaniah 613   613 1 16
U          
Utter, Joseph 800   800 1 52
Upham, Mary Widow 200   200   38
Page total     31673 60 18
V          
Vanattan, James 1100   1100 2 9
Vanattan, Abraham 980 100 1080 2 5
Vanattan, John 980 100 1080 2 5
Vanorden, Peter 2000 200 2200 4 18
Varmilliar, Abraham 1000   1000 1 90
Vinen, David 200   200   38
Vanbramer, Henry 225   225   43
W          
Webster, Timothy 1500   1500 2 85
Webster, Dennis 1200   1200 2 28
Webster, James 690   690 1 31
Wright, William 400 70 470   89
Wright, Pharis & Noble 250   250   48
Woodruff, Elisha 680 100 780 1 48
Woodruff, Sylvester 480   480   91
Warner, Josiah 500   500   95
Wright, William Jun. 294 30 324   62
Wood, Andrew 686   686 1 30
Wood, Jesse 461 100 561 1 7
Warner, Seth 200   200   38
Wright, Joseph 200   200   38
Worth, Sassin? 650   650 1 23
Winner, John 1050 200 1250 2 28
Wicks, Henry 2800   2800 5 32
Wilber, Abiel 650   650 1 23
Wood, Moses 800   800 1 52
Winner, Matthew 200   200   38
Y          
Youmans, Gilbert 2300 2000 4300 8 17
Youmans, William 100   100   19
Page total     25476 48 40
           
John D. Scott & Van Ness of Catskill 500 Acres in Lots 4 5 6 7 & 8 Joining the Podock Creek on the East on the North By the Athens Turnpike on the West by Peter Shevaliars Land and Jacob Bush's? and Henry Wicks and Abner Lawtom? Land and on the south by Isaac Enos Land  

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 
  

 

 

 

1000
  

 

 

 

1
  

 

 

 

90
           
John Livingston town of Livingston Columbia County the farm where Henry S.? Smith land? Joining the Catskill Creek on the south Jeremiah Soules Land on the west and the Widow Bunts Land on the North Estimated at   

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

200

  

 

 

 

  

 

 

48

           
Also 150 Acres in the second tract of  __? Patent Joining Jeremiah Mandago's & Joseph Wright's Land estimated at   

 

 

 

 

450

  

 

  

86

           
Nathaniel Cooper Eacher? Farm     750 1 42
           
John Lennon Jun. Administrator of the Estate of James Wilson, Deceased     400   76
           
James Barker Durham Part of Barker's Lying in Cairo Estimated at 1900 Acres  

 

 

 

 

4788

 

9

 

10

           
James Nicholls Nuetoren? Estimated at 160 Acres      650 1 23
           
Isaac Vanloan 100     300   57
           
ENTRIES FROM THIS POINT (LINES 283-306) WERE LARGELY ILLEGIBLE. BEST GUESSES ARE AS FOLLOWS:          
David Vanness Sidney (Illegible)          
           
Thomas D. Cook (Illegible)     500?   98?
           
? D. Cook (Illegible)     1200? 2? 60?
           
Page total (Illegible)     10485 19 93
           
(Illegible) Alvin? Joseph Jun? & Baker the          
Treadssal? Place? In the Shinglekill Patent          
Bounded West on land? Of Wilma? Lou          
South on land of Peter Vanorden East on           
Land of John Crookes? North on the           
Batavia (illegible words) Num of Acres          
unknown     450   86
           
Kiganbotham Sands The Finch Place     470   89
           
Haight, Samuel the Peck Place Lying in Vanburgen Patent Bounded North on the lands of William Cartwright Tenant and lands of Truman Lewis West on Lands of Nathaniel Stone South on State Land Estimate at 61 acres   

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

300 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

57 

 

 

 

           
Page total     1220 2 32
           
Jonathan Nickerson, Joseph Reed, Wm. A. Hamlin, Assessors          
           
Total Amt. of Real and Personal Est. in Cairo 1812     187,885    
Greenville     214,442    
Durham     264,175    
Bal[t]imore     218,712    
Catskill     627,240    
Coxacie (Coxsackie)     319,445    
Windham     306,696    
Total Amt in County     2,138,595    
           
Total Amt. of County Charges including for     2,424    
Cairo Proportion     210    
           
           
Town of Cairo 1812 Dol Cts      
To Benjamin Hine for ?ing election 7  50      
           
Jonathan Nickerson? For Do.- 7 50      
for service? Of an assessor 5 days 6 25      
           
Wm. R. Hamlin _?_  election? 7 50      
_?_ an assessor 4 days 5        
           
Joseph Reed  for _?_ election? D of an 7 50      
assessor 5 days 6 25      
           
Simon Sayre Town Clerk 7 50      
           
Caleb Rogers Commissioner of          
Highways 2 days 2        
           
Richard Grimes Commis.          
of Highways 2 days 2        
           
Ebenezer Hall Clerk of Elections 4 50      
           
James M. Sanford  Do.- 4 50      
           
Cutting Bagley          
For Bounty on Wolf 10        
           
Zina Phinney for Do. 10        
           
To Philip Jenkins          
Commissioner of Road? Seven days 7        
For L(J)opin?   12 1/2      
           
Daniel Lennon for damage for having          
road laid through his land 30        
Commissioner fees 3        
           
Total 128 12 1/2      
           
John L. Darby for service as          
Commissioner of Highways and Surveying 7 25      
[subtotal?] 132 37      
fees 9 27      
[subtotal?] 141 64      
County Proportion 213 50      
[subtotal?] $355 14      
Over? 1 84      
Total raised in Town  $356 98      

 


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