Town of Cairo Tax Assessment
1828

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


 

Person Named Description of Real Estate Quantity Value Personal Total Taxes  
A              
Harry Austin   60 500   500 1.85  
Joshua Allerton   290 2700 700 3400 12.44  
Daniel Austin   50 250   250 0.91  
Nelson Allen   37 250   250 0.91  
James Amitage   40 200   200 0.75  
Jacob Aker   4 50   50 0.18  
Eliab Alden Boardman Lot 50 250   250 0.91  
Moses Austin Hubel Lot 122 1000   1000 3.66  
Moses Austin Mountain Lot 500 125   125 0.45  
Eliab Alden   150 1700   1700 6.22  
Moses Austin   110 300   300 1.09  
Eliab Alden Jr.   73 250   250 0.91  
Joseph Austin   100 400   400 1.46  
Heman Austin   30 150   150 0.54  
B              
Benjamin Bullock   153 1000   1000 3.66  
Jeremiah I. Bennett   63 325   325 1.17  
Jirah Bennett   130 1100 100 1200 4.39  
Phebe Baron, Widow   50 450   450 1.64  
Peter Baron   63 550   550 2.01  
Stephen Benedict Champinois on the Premises 70 250   250 0.91  
David Brewster   120 900   900 3.29  
Joseph H. Barnum   78 250   250 0.91  
Jospeh Bevier   338 4700 600 5300 19.39  
Cornelius P. Brink   212 3200   3200 11.71  
Jacob & David Bush   2 50   50 0.18  
David Bush   35 300   300 1.09  
William Brownell   106 800 2000 2800 10.24  
Harmon Becker       350 350 1.27  
Bishop & Huntington Sayer & Huntington Lot 37 50   50 0.18  
Ebenezer Brackett   60 200   200 0.75  
Justis Blancherd   100 100   100 0.36  
James C. Blancherd   100 600   600 2.19  
Isaac Blancherd   100 600   600 2.19  
Bishop & Mary Prout Allen House   250   250 0.91  
Joshua Benedict   60 600   600 2.19  
Pliney Barton Trip Hammer   600   600 2.19  
Pliney Barton   17 125   125 0.45  
Elisha Bishop   21 1150   1150 4.2  
Ornan Burhance   145 800   800 2.92  
Isaac Bogardus House & Lot   300 300 600 2.19  
William Barker   100 1000   1000 3.66  
John Barker   213 1700   1700 6.23  
John T. Barton   55 400   400 1.46  
Jesse Blenis   86 300   300 1.09  
Oramel Bosworth Beers Possession   900   900 3.29  
Benjamin P. Burhance       300 300 1.09  
John C. Burhance The Morison Farm 300 900   900 3.29  
Eytie Burhance, widow Stephen Moris in Possession 150 600   600 2.19  
Ebenezer Beach Jr.    300 900 250 1150 4.2  
Stephen Burgess       500 500 1.83  
Ebenezer Beach   50 500   500 1.83  
Peter Bogart   143 400   400 1.46  
James Beach   717 1300   1300 4.75  
Alpheus Briggs   144 500   500 1.83  
Ruphus Buyington   40 650   650 2.37  
Eli Brooks   49 700   700 2.56  
Ely Brooks   140 500   500 1.83  
Oramel  Bosworth   40 1200 840 2040 7.46  
John Balis   179 3000 300 3300 12.07  
Edmund Balis       100 100 0.36  
Daniel Basset   80 1450   1450 5.30  
Benjamin Bement   5 150 800 950 3.47  
William Barton   161 2500 250 2750 10.06  
Elisha Blackmore   108 2600 500 3100 11.34  
Harmon Brant house & Lot   60   60 0.21  
Robert Baley   150 3600   3600 13.17  
Thomas Basset   53 1000 100 1100 4.02  
John Brant   100 700   700 2.50  
David Bonestale   71 700 100 800 2.92  
Mervin Beckwith   126 700   700 2.56  
Rubin Buyington   20 200   200 0.75  
C              
James Cooper   60 275   275 1.00  
Moses Cook   46 375 50 425 1.54  
Phebe Crandel     80   80 0.29  
Asa Chapel   53 175   175 0.63  
William Car   30 100   100 0.36  
Elisha S. Cole   55 200   200 0.73  
George A. Crooker   90 2200   2200 8.03  
John Crooker   135 2000   2000 7.30  
Francis Carbine   128 1600   1600 5.84  
Joel Curtis & Co   5 400   400 1.46  
Joseph Carmine   100 1300   1300 4.68  
Dayton Cook   100 600   600 2.19  
Joseph Chaderdon   100 250 100 350 1.27  
Joseph Chaderdon Sandford Lot 88 88   88 0.34  
William Chidester   180 1600   1600 5.84  
Isaac Coffin Jr.   35 300   300 1.09  
Frederick Crapser   230 1300   1300 4.15  
Isaac Coffin Coffin Isaac Jr. in Possession 12 180   180 0.64  
Jacob Chidester   30 150   150 0.54  
Charles Clevelind   8 900   900 3.29  
Hugh Conner   73 500   500 1.83  
John Cockran   50 450   450 1.64  
James Cockran   90 350   350 1.27  
Joel & Isaac Curtis   47 500   500 1.83  
D              
John V. Dean   50 300   300 1.09  
John Deniston   120 950   950 3.47  
William Drake   108 600   600 2.19  
William Dedrick   150 1300   1300 4.75  
Betsey Darby, widow   23 200   200 0.73  
Ira T. Day   118 3500   3500 12.81  
William Darby   41 150   150 0.54  
Henery P. Darby   236 500   500 1.83  
James B. Dedrick   135 1300   1300 4.75  
Elias Ducher   291 2300 200 2500 9.15  
Daniell Dunovan   50 100   100 0.36  
Seth Ducher       50 50 0.18  
William Dean   17 75   75 0.27  
E              
David Earl       100 100 0.36  
Samuel Earl   335 2000 800 2800 10.24  
Wilber Earl Jr.   96 700   700 2.56  
James Earl   200 2300   2300 8.41  
Eben Earl   100 1300   1300 4.75  
Zachariah Earl   51 350   350 1.27  
Wilber S. Earl at Gayhead   120 1200   1200 4.39  
Moris Earl       200 200 0.73  
John Earl   87 348   348 1.26  
Wilber Earl    60 480   480 1.75  
John Eliot   55 600   600 2.19  
Stewart Eliot   68 200   200 0.73  
James Elting   196 1800   1800 6.58  
Lavina Eliot, widow   23 200   200 0.73  
F              
Jonah Finch   121 600   600 2.19  
Ira Finch       950 950 3.47  
Samuel Finch   80 300   300 1.09  
Amos Finch   140 1400   1400 5.12  
Finch & Brownell David German in Possession 16 75   75 0.27  
Ferguson & Zenor   130 400   400 1.46  
Robert C. Field   1 750   750 2.74  
James Freidenbergh   50 250   250 0.91  
Zerah Ferry   1 275   275 1.00  
Robert C. Field   25 250   250 0.91  
Peter Fero   99 700   700 2.58  
Ephraim Ford   100 600 50 650 2.37  
Silas Finch   97 700   700 2.58  
John Finney   2 50   50 0.18  
G              
Alexander Granby   11 200   200 0.75  
Ezekiel Griffin   100 350 50 400 1.46  
William Gritman   28 100   100 0.36  
Stephen H. Griswold House & Lot   250   250 0.91  
William Green   232 2000   2000 1.32  
Stephen Griswold   103 500   500 1.83  
H              
Andrews P. Ham   95 900   900 3.29  
Jonethan Howard   27 200   200 0.75  
Thomas Howard   10 30   30 0.10  
Mary Heusted   40 300   300 1.09  
Stephen Hotchkiss   40 300   300 1.09  
Ephraim Huested   32 100   100 0.36  
Benedict W. Hazerd       300 300 1.09  
Eliza Hine   83 700   700 2.56  
Benjamin Hine   161 1600 50 1650 6.03  
Chancy Hopson   54 300   300 1.09  
John Hallenbeck   20 100   100 0.36  
Proculia Havens, widow     100   100 0.36  
Gurdon Huntington House & Lot   700   700 2.56  
Thomas Harvey     200   200 0.73  
Lewis Hine     300   300 1.09  
Harvey Hine   165 1200   1200 4.39  
Martin Ham   125 200   200 0.73  
Joshua G. Hufftalen   10 150   150 0.54  
Charles J. Howel   137 1300   1300 4.75  
Hiram Hine   48 300   300 1.09  
Lewis Hine & Co Tavern Stand 7 900   900 3.29  
John Hix   14 600   600 2.19  
Hiram Hinman   1 50   50 0.18  
Charles Hinman   25 200   200 0.73  
Lewis Hall   80 300   300 1.09  
William R. Hamlin   184 3000   3000 10.98  
Henery Huffman   59 200   200 0.73  
Enoch Hide   95 1700   1700 6.22  
J              
John and Zerah Jenkins   178 2900   2900 10.61  
Rhuamy Jones   58 350   350 1.27  
David Johnson     500   500 1.83  
Constantine Jenkins   100 900   900 3.29  
Daniel Juel   50 50   50 0.18  
Samuel Jones   400 2000   2000 7.32  
K              
Benedict Knap   177 1700   1700 6.22  
Amasa Keith   1 300   300 1.09  
Levi King     450   450 1.64  
Jacob Keller   194 600   600 2.19  
L              
Nathan Lockwood   135 1000 100 1100 4.02  
Elezer Lacy   224 785   785 2.85  
Nicholas B. Lampman   7 250   250 0.91  
Ibson Lacy   82 800   800 2.92  
Alfred Lockwood   80 500   500 1.83  
Cyrenus Lennon   244 2300   2300 8.41  
John Lennon Jr.   1 700   700 2.56  
Polly Lewis, widow   290 2700   2700 9.88  
Orran Lee   60 250   250 0.91  
Rufus Lathrop   55 900   900 3.29  
Charles Lake   65 500   500 1.83  
Daniel Lennon   240 2700   2700 9.88  
M              
Jeremiah Mandigo   99 800 100 900 3.29  
Harvey Mead   56 500   500 1.83  
James Milligan   40 300   300 1.09  
John Marach David German in Possession 97 900   900 3.29  
Solomon Marquit   125 700   700 2.56  
Peter S. Marquit   23 150   150 0.54  
John W. and Joseph K. Mott   145 1200   1200 4.39  
Maria Morison, widow   123 900   900 3.29  
William Morison   83 900   900 3.29  
Polly Miner, widow   98 500   500 1.83  
Jeremiah Moris   50 400 100 500 1.83  
Walter Meed   2 300   300 1.09  
Amasa Matoon       150 150 0.54  
John Mors   80 400   400 1.46  
Henry More   63 150   150 0.54  
William Mors   50 50   50 0.18  
Jacob Monches Peters & Wright in Possession 200 150   150 0.54  
More & Beach Leather Factory 4 250   250 0.91  
Henery Miller   54 650   650 2.37  
N              
Zadock Numan   100 750   750 2.74  
Orange Newel   70 600   600 2.19  
Goodman Noble   30 300   300 1.09  
O              
Richard Olmsted   20 150   150 0.54  
Ichabod Olmsted   141 150   150 0.54  
Ichabod Olmsted Jr.    225 600   600 2.19  
Moses Olmsted   412 2500 200 2700 9.88  
John Osborn Jr & Co     2200 600 2800 10.24  
Lemuel Orton   40 150   150 0.54  
P              
John A. Parson   50 300   300 1.19  
Daniel Pine   95 1600 200 1800 6.58  
Jonas Persons   125 1600   1600 5.85  
Oliver Palmer   125 1500   1500 5.49  
John Pine   63 200 400 600 2.19  
John Pine Jr.   65 2000 400 2400 8.78  
Gideon Palmer   88 550   550 2.01  
Asa Palmer   1 150   150 0.54  
Asa & William Palmer   14 200   200 0.73  
Joel Pelton   6 200   200 0.73  
Benjamin Parks   37 300   300 1.09  
Mathias Palmer   40 150   150 0.54  
Isaac Powel   150 1700   1700 6.22  
Zechariah Pultz Evert Place 48 200   200 0.73  
Zechariah Pultz   38 250   250 0.91  
Alanson Pars       350 350 1.27  
Mary Prout, widow     700 100 800 2.92  
John A. Parson   100 1200   1200 4.39  
Peter E. Palen   44 2900   2900 10.61  
Whitney B. Parsons   125 1000   1000 3.66  
Robert Purela   1 100 2100 2200 8.05  
Johnothan Preston   56 200   200 0.73  
Palen & Northrop   260 4000   4000 17.64  
Ely Pain   120 500   500 1.83  
Lewis Phileo   50 300   300 1.09  
Q              
John Quakenbush   237 2000   2000 7.32  
R              
Adam P. Reed   1 100   100 0.36  
Peter E. Rouse   100 1000   1000 3.66  
William Robins   30 200   200 0.73  
Aaron Roberts   96 700   700 2.56  
James Renne   103 1600 800 2200 8.05  
Effa Renne, widow   50 300   300 1.09  
Ezekiel Roberts   73 900 130 1030 3.96  
Peter Rosman   36 200   200 0.73  
William Row   100 1000 5000 6000 21.90  
Joseph Reed   102 600   600 2.19  
Peter Rouse   196 3200 3300 6500 23.79  
Abraham Rouse       150 150 0.54  
Alanson Reed   5 60   60 2.19  
Samuel Roe       500 500 1.83  
David Reed   61 550   550 2.01  
George Runnyon   3 50   50 0.18  
Even R. Runnyon   7 50   50 0.18  
Samuel Runnyon       100 100 0.36  
S              
Rodney Spring   67 500   500 1.83  
Job Sutton   23 300   300 1.09  
David Shaw Harvey Lusk in Possession 2 60   60 0.21  
Joseph Sherperd   104 1700 100 1800 6.58  
John Salsbury   109 1300   1300 4.75  
Silvester F. Salisbury   68 400   400 1.46  
Benjamin Story   119 1000   1000 3.66  
Amos Story   100 700   700 2.56  
Peter Simpson   109 1100 50 1150 4.20  
Staats Salisbury   98 650   650 2.37  
John Silvernail   61 150   150 0.54  
Peter Shavelaer   406 3800   3800 13.90  
Cyrus Shavelier   69 700   700 2.56  
Philip Slauson   30 300   300 1.09  
James M. Sandford Wood Lot 60 600   600 2.19  
Silas Scribner   100 1100   1100 4.02  
Jacob Sax   150 1500   1500 5.49  
Nathaniel Stone   59 500   500 1.83  
Daniel Sayer   84 750   750 2.74  
Abigail smith, widow Tavern Stand 2 750   750 2.74  
Phebe Sayer, widow   3 1000   1000 3.66  
Edward T. Stephens House & Lot   150   150 0.54  
Sherman Smith   20 650   650 2.37  
Jesse Smith   48 600   600 2.19  
Jesse Smith Vanordens Mountain Lot 121 350   350 1.27  
Solomon Smith   28 900   900 3.29  
John Sales House & Lot   200   200 0.73  
Seneca Stewert G. Meed in Possession   200   200 0.73  
Hiram Scribner   1 150 150 300 1.09  
Elihu Slater   104 175   175 0.63  
David Stodard   67 300   300 1.09  
Joshua Salsbury   267 1200   1200 4.39  
William Stewert   90 200   200 0.73  
Michael Smith   1 100   100 0.36  
James Stewerd   31 150   150 0.54  
Seneca Steward   284 1100 300 1400 5.12  
William Spencer   90 150   150 0.34  
John Schammehorn   47 275   275 1.00  
Friederick Schamerhorn   54 275   275 1.00  
Neri Stodard   200 1300   1300 4.75  
Harvey Stodard   60 300   300 1.09  
James Schut   353 1000   1000 3.66  
Stone & Hayse   0.50 200   200 0.73  
Niram Stone   4 200   200 0.73  
Isaac W. Stone   15 150   150 0.54  
James Stoutenburg   1 200   200 0.73  
Daniel Sayre   2 800   800 2.92  
T              
Zephaniah Teed   78 500   500 1.83  
Benjamin Tryon   100 1000 350 1350 4.93  
William Thomas   2 75   75 0.27  
Peter Tryon Stephen Smith on the Primises 2 100   100 0.36  
William G. Telfare   159 2000   2000 7.32  
William G. Telfare F. 120 400   400 1.46  
James Terbush   94 300   300 1.09  
John W. Taylor   215 1400   1400 5.72  
Richard B. Taylor   245 1600   1600 3.85  
David W. Taylor   120 700   700 2.56  
Lewis D. Thorp House & Lot   150   150 0.54  
John S. Titus   60 400   400 1.46  
Stephen Tompkins   73 400 300 700 2.36  
U              
Mary Upham   25 150   150 0.54  
Joseph Utter   100 600   600 2.19  
Joseph B. Utter At the Forecorners 2 150   150 0.54  
V              
Abraham Vanetten   86 300   300 1.09  
John H. Vanvlierden   1 50   50 0.18  
Seneca Vail       500 500 1.83  
Cornelius C. Vanhoosen   65 700   700 2.56  
David Vining   136 1088   1088 3.96  
Abraham Vermilia   153 1600   1600 5.85  
Abraham Vermilia Philip Vermilia in Possession 40 300   300 1.09  
Robert C. Vining   45 360   360 1.30  
George Vanbramer   35 300   300 1.09  
Jacob Vaness Peter L. Golden in Possession 200 200   200 0.73  
W              
Andrew Wood   92 1300 136 1436 5.25  
Andrew Wood Polly Shepherd Place 72 400   400 1.46  
James B. Wood       50 50 0.18  
William Winters   50 250   250 0.91  
Moses Winters   27 100   100 0.36  
Anny White   161 1700   1700 6.22  
Charles White   112 1700   1700 6.22  
John Winne   90 1450   1450 5.30  
Abial Wilber   160 1100   1100 4.02  
Kinner Wilber       400 400 1.46  
George C. & Charles White   133 1000   1000 3.66  
Aaron Weekes Formerly Henery Weekes 300 2400   2400 8.78  
George Weeks       1000 1000 3.66  
Henery & Joseph Weekes   162 1500   1500 5.49  
Joseph Weekes       550 550 2.01  
Aaron Weekes       200 200 0.73  
Zechariah Weeks       1000 1000 3.66  
Asahel Wright Mill   350   350 1.27  
Samuel Washburn     450 1000 1450 5.30  
Geoge Wicks & Lewis Hine     250 200 450 1.64  
Ruth Woodruff, widow   1 200 600 800 2.92  
James Webster   143 1300   1300 4.75  
Rusel Webster   177 1600   1600 5.85  
Horance Webster   136 1400   1400 5.12  
Timothy Webster   190 2400   2400 8.78  
Cornelia Worster   290 1500   1500 5.49  
George Wicks & Harry Hine House & Lot   600   600 2.19  
Walter Wilber     100   100 0.36  
Russel Webster T. Houghtaling farm 198 1100   1100 4.02  
Rusel Webster House & Lot of J.G. Hufftalen   100   100 0.36  
John Winne Frost in Possession 90 900   900 3.29  
John Winne Winne John Jr in Possession 1 100   100 0.36  
James Webster Jr   100 300   300 1.09  
Seth Warner   150 300   300 1.09  
George Wilson   85 600   600 2.19  
Alpheus Webster   24 900   900 3.29  
Y              
Gilbert Yeomans   160 2000 15000 17000 62.22  
Leonard Yeomans   98 700   700 2.56  
               
Incorporated Companies in the Town of Cairo in the County of Greene 1828              
Style of Incorporation Description of Real Estate Value of Real Estate Tax Dollars/Cents        
Finance Factory Lot and Factory Buildings 1000.00 3.66        
Cairo Bridge Company Bridge and toll house 100.00 0.36        
               
Amount of Personal Estate of Incorporated (not to be included with  foregoinf estimates)              
Style of Incorporation Amount of Stock paid or secured to be paid Tax Dolls Cents        
               
A description of Lands situate in the Town of Cairo in the County of Greene not owned or occupied by persons residing in the said Town   Acres Value  Tax      
William Chapman Part of Lot #32 Bounded East by McClure and Charles Hunt south by Justin LymanWest by Town Line North by Elisha Thompson containing 200 100 0.27      
Sanford Hunt Lot No 34 and 35 Bounded North by Moses Austin East by Scutt and Ford South by William Chapman West by Town Line            
  Lot No 34 Containing 238 200        
  Lot No 35 Containing 326 150 0.73      
Elisha Thompson Part of Lot No. 63 Bounded South by William Chapman West by Town Line North by Sanford Hunt containing 300 150 (blank)       
               
A Description of Lands situate in the Town of Cairo in the County of Greene not owned or occupied by persons residing in the said Town               
Township Patent or Grant Number of Subdivision Number of Lot Boundaries of Lot or tract when no other designation is to be had naming the surrounding owners or occupants or adjacent to Quantity in Acres Value of Lot Tax Dolls/Cents
Johnathan Palmer     Bounded West by Nathan Lockwood East by Griffin South by Nelson Allen 40 200 0.73
Formerly owned by John Vanhoosen     Bounded on Laycy North and South East by Potick Creek West by Lauton 47 100 0.36
Jacob R. Vanrensaler     Bounded north in More East & South on Webster West on Slater 160 250 0.91
Moses Austin   25 Bounded East in Ducher north on Lymon west on Salsbyry south on Beach 400 150 0.54
Simeon Lymon     Bounded north ion Griswold south on Cochran west on Beach 45 200 0.73
Abraham Salisbury     Bounded north & west on the County Farm East in Peter Rouse & Brandt south on Town Cairo 240 1440 5.25
Jacob Poucher     Bounded north on Daniel Dunovan East in David Bonesteel south on Colins and Gay West on Benton 250 250 0.91
Orrin Day     Bounded south on William Barton north & west on John Balis East on the Catskill Creek 20 200 0.73
  Whole amount of Taxes           1178.99
               
We do severally certify that we have set down in the above assessment roll all the real estate situated in the town of Cairo according to our best information and that with the exception of those cases in which the value of the said real estate has been sworn to by the owner or possessor thereof we have estimated the value of the said real estate in the sums which a majority of the assessors have decided to be the real value thereof and at which they would appraise the same in payment of a just debt due from a solvent debtor and also that the said assessment roll contains a true statement of the aggregate amount of the taxable personal estate of each and every person named in the said roll over and above the amount of debts due from such persons respectively and excluding such stocks as are otherwise taxable and that with the exception of those cases in which the value of such personal estate has been sworn to by the owner or possessor we have estimated the same according to our best information and belief 
  Isaac Bogardus            
  Zadoc Numan Assessors          
  Seneca Stewart            
               
Cr Town of Cairo Dr to Isaac Bogardus            
for attending election in 1827 8.00            
for taking the valuation of Property in 1828 16.26            
for making out the general book in 1828 3.00            
  27.26            
               
to Seneca Stewart for attending the election of 1827 8.00            
for taking the valuation of property in 1828 8 days 10.00            
               
to Zadoc Numan for taking the valuation of Property  1828  8 days 10.00