Town of Cairo Tax Assessment
1823

 Access to Cairo Town Records courteously supplied by Robert Uzillia, Cairo Town Historian.
Transcribed by Sylvia Hasenkopf


Memorandum of the assessors account of the town of Cairo in 1823 for taking the valuation of property and attending Elections in sd. Town by Eben Earl, Daniel Lennon & Charles J. Howell, Assessors

Names

No. of Acres Quantity Value ($) Personal ($) Total Amount ($) Rates Respectively ($) Houses Barns Sheds Wagon Shed Mills Description
A                        
Joshua Allerton 270 2 3370   3370 10.11 2 2        
Eliab Alden 150 2 2000   2000 6.00 1 1        
Robert Austin 75 3 400   400 1.20 1          
Jesse Allen     400   400 1.20 1         House and lot lying in the Village of Cairo
Moses Austin 500 3 125   125 0.37           Lying on the Mountain, non-resident
Horace Austin       1000 1000 3.00            
Benoni Austin 5 2 450   450 1.35 1 1       in the Village of Cairo
Eliab Alden 53 2 742   742 2.23 1 1        
Williams Avery     200   200   0.6 1        
B                        
Cornelius P. Brink 180 2 3600   3600 10.80 1 1 1      
Jirah Bennet 130 3 1430 100 1530 4.49 1 1        
Jeremiah Bennet 43 3 380   380 1.14 1          
David Bennet 40 3 250   250 0.75           Wood land
Jacob Bush 70 2 840   840 2.52            
David Bush 35 2 420   420 1.26            
David Bush 22 2 410   410 1.23 1         Owned by Jacob Cornwall Jr.
Jacob and David Bush 2 2 100   100 0.30           Bark house and shop
Joshua Benedict       150 150 0.45            
Abel  Blackmar 118 2 1652   1652 4.96 1 1       Non resident Farm lying in Gayhead
Davod Brewster 140 3 1400   1400 4.20 1 1        
Benjamin Bullock 180 3 1530   1530 4.59 2 2        
John Barlow 70 2 950   950 2.85 1   1      
Phebe Barron, widow 50 3 600   600 1.80 1 1        
Peter Barron 34 3 374   374 1.12            
Rhoda Barron 28 3 374   374 1.12 1          
William Brownell 106 3 1000 900 1900 5.70 1 1        
Joseph Bevier 338 2 5328 300 5628 16.88 2 1 1 1    
Stephen S. Benedict 229 3 966   966 2.90 1         Sam'l Mandigoon the premises
Elisha Bishop       1000 1000 3.00           Notes, books & Household furniture
Erastus Burns 1 2 600   600 1.80 1 1       Occupied by David Johnson
Justus Blanchard     400   400 1.26 1 1       Occupied by Jones & Sheldon
Pliney Barton     400   400 1.20           Trip hammer shop & water convenience
Ebenezer Bracket 60 3 360   360 1.08 1 1        
Benjamin P. Burhans 100 3 1000   1000 3.00 1 2        
         do 180 3 1080   1080 3.24   1       Mountain land
James C. Blanchard 100 3 700   700 2.10 1 1        
Justus Blanchard 100 3 400   400 1.20           Non resident
Isaac Blanchard 100 3 1000   1000 3.00            
Isaac Bogardus 83 3 664   664 1.99 1 1        
John Barker 200 3 1600 800 2400 7.20 1          
William Barker 100 3 1000   1000 3.00 1 1 1      
Eli Brooks 196 3 1500   1500 4.50 1 1      1/2 of a sawmill
James Beach 63 3 630   630 1.89 1 1        
        do   3 200   200 0.60           Part of Lot No. 18 in the Mountain
Ebenezer Beach 50 2 600   600 1.80 1 1        
Ebenezer Beach Jr.  50 2 800 100 900 2.70 1 1       Part of two lots on the moutain included
Elisha Blackmar 107 2 2350   2350 7.05 1 1 1 1    
Thomas Basset 53 2 1063   1063 3.19  1/2  1/2        
Daniel Basset 80 2 1600   1600 4.80  1/2  1/2        
Rufus Byington 40 2 700   700 2.10 1 1      1/2 of a sawmill
Stephen Burgess 50 2 550   550 1.65 1 1        
Benjamin Bemant 1 2 200 100 300 0.90 1 1        
Bemant & Curtis     50   50 0.15 1          
David Bonesteel 71 2 800   800 2.40 1 1        
Jacob Bonesteel 31 3 680   680 2.04         1 Gristmill
Reuben Byington 100 3 750   750 2.25 1 1        
Ira Briggs 60 3 250   250 0.75 1 1        
John Balis 179 2 3300   3300 9.90 1 2 1 1    
Robert Balis 14 2 1000   1000 3.00 1 1 1      
William Barton 160 2 2700   2700 8.10 2 1     1 Saw Mill shop & Bell Factory
C                        
Henry Cornwall 150 3 1500   1500 4.50 2 1   1    
Isaac Cooper 67 3 600   600 1.80 1 1        
Lonson Cole 50 3 300   300 0.90 1          
William Cooper 100 2 1400   1400 4.20 1 1       Non resident
James Cooper 60 3 430   430 1.29            
Moses Cook 39 2 425   425 1.27 1 1        
Hugh Conner 48 3 220   220 0.66 1          
Margaret Cooper, widow 100 2 600   600 1.80           Non resident
         do 2   250   250 0.75           Non resident, Lot lying on the Turnpike
Isaac Curtis 41/2 2 250   250 0.75  1/2  1/2       1/2 of a clock factory
Joel Curtis do do 250   250 0.75  1/2  1/2       do
Roswell Castle 200 3 600   600 1.80 1 1        
Edward Clearwater 125 2 1300   1300 3.90 1 1        
George A. Crooker 60 2 900   900 2.70 1          
          do     1300   1300 3.90 1   1     Fulling Mill, Carding machine, amith shop, Potash
John Crooker 90 2 2200   2200 6.60 1 1 1   2 A grist mill and & sawmill
          do 118 3 140   140 0.42           Mountain land
Jesse Canfield      600   600 1.80 1         Lot and shop
Amos Carman     100   100 0.30           A hatters shop in the village of Cairo
Joseph Carman 100 2 1400   1400 4.20 1 1        
James Chaterdon 100 3 400 100 500 1.50            
Dayton and Joseph F. Cook 100 2 1200   1200 3.60 1 1        
Isaac Coffin 161 2 2415   2415 7.24 1 1 2 1    
         do 118 2 1652   1652 4.96 1 1 1     Occupied by Isaac Coffin Jr.
William Chidester 150 2 2100   2100 6.30 1 1        
Orrin Cole 210 3 1470   1470 4.41 1          
         do 50 3 500   500 1.50           Occupied by James Vredenburgh
Robert Chapel 50 3 200   200 0.60            
Elisha Cole 55 3 275   275 0.81 1          
D                        
Jeremiah Doty 56 2 1158   1158 3.47  1/2  1/2        
John Denniston 1127 3 1100 40 1140 3.42 1 1        
Aaron Dibol 7 3 300   300 0.90 1 1 1 1    
William Drake 108 3 880   880 2.64 1 1        
Casper Dobbs 40 3 750   750 2.25 1   2      
Elias Dutcher 291 2 2550 300 2850 8.55 1 1        
Elias Dutcher 320 2 800   800 2.40           Belonging to E. Pendleton
Elias Dutcher 368 3 1840   1840 5.52           Belonging to S. Lyman
Elias Dutcher 250 3 100   100 0.30           Beloning to William Chapman, Mountain Lot
Daniel Dunnavan 95 3 350   350 1.05 1          
Orrin Day 21 2 200   200 0.60           Non resident
Ira T. Day     1000   1000 3.00           Tan factory & other out buildings
         do     1000   1000 3.00 1         Owned by Garret Becker James Powers & Lot
Thomas Doty 60 2 800   800 2.40 1 1        
Henry Darby 86 3 516   516 1.55 1 1        
         do 150 3 150   150 0.45           Non resident Mountain Lot
William Darby 41 3 246   246 0.74            
Miles Darby 23 2 312   312 0.94 1 2        
Cornelia M. Dederick 290 3 1740   1740 5.22 1 1        
Lucy Dederick 20 3 140   140 0.42 1          
William Dederick 166 3 1610   1610 4.83 1 1   1    
James Dederick 220 3 1760   1760 5.28 1 2 2      
E                        
Samuel Earl 340 2 4400 500 4900 14.70 1 2        
Wilber Earl 60 3 660 40 700 2.10 1 1        
Wilber Earl Jr.  76 3 912   912 2.73 1 1   1    
James & Eben Earl 315 2 4425   4425 13.27 3 3 2 1    
Morris Earl       150 150 0.45            
Stuart Elliot 30 3 150   150 0.45            
Lovina Elliot, widow 30 3 500   500 1.50 1 1        
John Elliot 50 3 400   400 1.20 1 1        
James Elting 200 2 1800   1800 5.40 1 1        
Peter Ensil 140 3 750   750 2.25 1          
Lemuel Everett 48 3 288   288 0.86            
William Emmons 181/2 2 250 150 400 1.20 1         Two shops
       do 40 2 520   520 1.56           Widow Halseys
F                        
Amos Finch 265 3 2600 219 2819 8.46 2 2 1 1    
Samuel Finch       60 60 0.18            
Ira Finch       60 60 0.18            
Walter Field 25 2 300   300 0.90   1       Osborn lot near the four corners Non resident
Cyrus Field 1 2 900   900 2.70 2         One stable
Ezra H. Ferry     270   270 0.81 1 1       Lot & Shop
Ezra Ferry       150 150 0.45            
Jonas Finch 135 2 1450   1450 4.35 1 2        
Silas Finch 97 3 700   700 2.10 1          
Jeremiah Fundy 30 3 250   250 0.75 1 1        
Peter Fiero 49 2 380   380 1.14 1 1        
Ephraim Ford 100 2 1000 400 1400 4.20            
G                        
William Gritman 28 3 250   250 0.75 1 1        
Alexander Granby 10 3 225   225 0.67 1          
Stephen Griswold     300   300 0.90 2         Lot in the village of Cairo
Rebecca Gale     900   900 2.70 1 1       Lot in the village of Cairo
William Green 160 2 2000   2000 6.00 3 2        
Edwin Goodwin 180 3 700   700 2.10 1       1 Saw Mill
Stephen Griswold 74 3 370   370 1.11 1          
Rebecca Gale 40 2 1500 500 2000 6.00 1 1       Outhouses
Andrew Gregory 3 2 500   500 1.50 2 1        
H                        
Thomas Howard 2 2 150   150 0.45 1 1       Shop
Peleg Horton 69 3 300   300 0.90 1 1        
Henry Hotchkin 75 3 500   500 1.50 1 1        
John Hizer 27 3 250   250 0.75 1 1        
Mary Husted widow 40 3 400   400 1.20 1 1        
Enoch Hyde 100 2 1800   1800 5.40 1 1       1/2 of a gristmill
Lewis Hall 22 2 300   300 0.90            
      do 100 2 400   400 1.20            
William Head 24 2 150   150 0.45            
William R. Hamlin 185 2 2700   2700 8.10 1 1        
Charles Hunt 50 3 200   200 0.60 1          
Amos Hallock 50 3 350   350 1.05 1 1        
Charles Hinman 75 2 700   700 2.10 1 1        
Henry Huffman 57 3 350   350 1.05 1 1        
Thomas Harvy     250   250 0.75 1         2/3 Lot in the village of Cairo
Gurdon Huntington     900 1100 2000 6.00 1         2/3 Lot Wood house 2/3 stable 
Lewis Hine 30 3 253   253 0.76            
Isaac Hine 200 2 4600   4600 13.80 4 2 1 1    
Martin Ham 125 3 600 50 650 1.95 1          
John Hays 13 5 565   565 1.69            
Joshua Huftalen     400   400 1.20 2 1