Freehold Tax Assessment
1802

Transcribed by Scott Wichmann from original documents located on microfilm at the
State Library in Albany, 11th Floor, Manuscripts Division.

Every effort has been made to transcribe the names accurately, however handwriting and spelling were very creative in those early years.


An assessment roll of the real and Personal Estate in the Town of Freehold in the County of Green mad the 31st Day of May in the year of our Lord on thousand Eight hundred and two according to the directions of the Statute Entitled an act for the assessment and Collection of taxes passed 8th day of April 1801.

NAMES OF POSSESSORS   VALUE OF REAL ESTATE VALUE OF PERSONAL ESTATE TAX
Austin, James   308 58 0.84
Adams, Thomas     14 0.03
Acker, John   1122 225 2.72
Armstrong, Robert     45 0.09
Avery, William Wm. Cockburn 215 48 0.53
Baddau, Peter Provosts 310 60 0.76
Byington, Reuben   122 75 0.40
Beman, Salmon Wm. Cockburn 125 75 0.40
Benton, Caleb non-resident 350   0.71
Benjamin, Richardt   34   0.11
Benjamin, Richard Junior   915 118 2.10
Benjamin, Daniel   100 51 0.31
Bently, Stephen     36 0.07
Barker, William   441 125 1.15
Barron, Robert griswould or Scott 1080 146 2.49
Brant, Hendrick griswould or Scott 225   0.45
Becker, Garret   1980 207 4.32
Becker, Harmon   500 20 1.05
Bagley, Benjamin Wm. Cockborn 406 97 1.03
Bagley, Daniel        Do 400 102 1.02
Butler, Jesse        Do 200 72 .05?
Bigsbi, Hull   400 72 0.96
Brintnal, Isaac griswould or Scott 300   0.61
Bogardus, Peter     116 0.22
Bushnel, Jabez     48 0.10
Baldwin, Remens Wm. Cockborn 200 70 0.55
Butler, Samuel        Do 215 18 0.47
Bagley, David     52 0.11
Bushman, Moses   100   0.20
Beers, William P. non-resident 360   0.70
Calhoun, David   2000 140 4.34
Calhoun, Alexander     72 0.15
Avery, James   868   1.75
Avery, William   1896   3.90
Ackeley, Eliphalet   1168 282 2.94
Brown, Samuel   600   1.21
Barker, Thomas L.   2000 124 4.31
Barker, James   8502 100 17.46
Barker, Ebenezer & Son   1770 241 4.08
Baarnet, Ebenezer   1020 130 2.33
Bagley, John   1268 139 2.85
Bagley, Cutting   90   1.81
Bagley, Barnard   1630 261 3.83
Butler, Jiles & John   1761   3.57
Bomhoward, Andrew   1910   3.87
Bomhoward, Michael   600 70 1.36
Bagley, David   605 146 1.52
Brown, William   150 125 0.55
Barker, John   703 75 1.57
Barker, James ??? Place 400   0.81
Bryan, Fowler   945   1.90
Cornith, Daniel   342   0.69
Cory, Moses   991   2.00
Cook, Richard   200   0.40
Cook, Richard Jnr.   781   1.59
Clary, Luke     70 0.14
Cummins, William   460   0.93
Cartright, William   439   0.89
Cook, Jabith   592   1.20
Dibble, John   1272   2.58
Danby, Samuel   592   1.20
Dedrick, Frederick   352   0.71
Francis, David   655   1.32
Francis, Rensford K.   450   0.90
Finch, Jeremiah   592   1.20
Finch, Silas   266   0.53
Hollenbeck, Robert   363 100 0.93
Husted, Ephraim     115 0.23
Harrison, Jonas   598   1.21
Howel, John   700 100 1.61
Howel, John Jnr. & J. White   555 200 1.53
Hervy, Obed   2956   6.00
Hotchkiss, George   300   0.60
Hotchkiss, Robert   1400   2.84
Hine, Bildad   925   1.86
Hervy, Daniel   2530   5.06
Haight, Isaac Duriye??? 694   1.40
Hine, Elijah   631   1.28
Hine, Isaac Junr.   446   0.90
Hine, Benjamin   631 70 1.42
Hayes, John   408   0.82
Hays, Caleb   60   0.12
Hays, Nathaniel Junr.   547   1.11
Haley, Peter   428 74 1.01
Hoyet, William   270   0.54
Hide, Caleb   217   0.44
Haight, John   180   0.36
Hallock, Nathan   1270   2.57
Huse, Israel   300   0.61
Judd, Abner   530   1.26
Johnson, Thomas   694   1.40
Jones, Asahel   1280 208 3.50
Johnson, Elias   748   1.51
Jones, Asa   670   1.36
June(?), Joshua & Justice   330   0.66
Jones, Steven   225   0.45
Knap, Ebenezer   866 100 1.92
Kortz, Frederick   265   0.52
Kinckerbacker, William   89 262 0.79
Lindsley, Joel   1341   2.64
Lusk, Selah   272 157 2.08
Lewis, Truman   1340 100 2.72
Lane, John   1320   2.67
Lindsley, Abraham   160   0.32
Lockwood, Data   238   0.48
Lamphire, George   200   0.40
Mott, (blank) house bought of Topping 160   0.32
Mead, Eli   205   0.41
Minor, Judson   125   0.25
Meriams, Ichabod   782   1.58
Morris, Lois  widow   300   0.61
Morrison, John Tice place  non-resident 1216   2.46
Moredock, William   120   0.24
Miller, H. Andrew   125   0.25
Minor, Gary   60   0.12
Noble, Lyman   343 88 0.87
Noble, Goodman   435   0.88
Nickerson, Jonathan   360   0.72
Olmsted, Samuel   197   0.40
Olmsted, Ichabod   1660   3.36
Olmsted, Jabez & Moses   800   1.61
Olmsted, Richard   360   0.72
Peck, Ahasel   138   0.27
Peck, Elnathan & Daniel   977 262 2.48
Percival, Paul   883   1.79
Peters, Samuel   150   0.30
Pitcher, John   910 130 2.15
Phinny, Zina   537   1.09
Philips, Isaac   353 40 0.79
Platt, Ebenezer     130 0.26
Pain, Eli   1005 150 2.34
Read, David   286 78 0.73
Rundle, Ezra   1920   3.89
Rundle, Isaac & David   1820   3.69
Scribner, Silas & A. Adams   490   0.98
Spencer, Nehemiah   170   0.34
Smith, Elijah   1062   2.15
Stone, Amos     94 0.19
Scott, Isaac   902   1.83
Stephans, Obediah   500 75 1.16
Snediker, James   461 148 1.22
Sottmarsh, William   675   1.37
Somoson, Christopher   1221 146 2.76
Schamp, George   243   0.49
Stone, Aron   174   0.35
Shephard, John   660   1.33
Taylor, Thomas     100 0.20
Tyler, Elisha   780   1.58
Tyler, Phineas   320 55 0.76
Tyler, Phineas Junr.   692 109 1.63
Towsey, Moses & Thomas   1140 214 2.76
Topping, Abijah   740   1.50
Topping, Abijah & Samuel Heusted for Jones ???????   1785   3.62
Upham, Mary  widow   125   0.25
Utter, Josiah   80   0.16
Vanwinkler, Jacob   420   0.84
Utter, Joseph   475 53 1.07
Weed, Nathan   125   0.37
Wheeler, Eli   325   0.65
Wheeler, Luther   200   0.40
Webster, Simeon   650 92 1.50
Webster, Stephen   395   0.80
Welton, Andrew non-resident 420   0.84
Wheeler, Leonard &???   860   1.74
Webster, Timothy   1797   3.64
Williams, Miles   741 94 1.67
Williams, Williams   145 50 0.39
Wildman, Paul   250 170 0.84
Webster, James   612   1.24
Wright, William     90 0.18
Waring, Daniel   264   0.53
Wilson, Elijah & B. Lull   625   1.26
Wilde, John, J. Hurd & L. Rogers Ulan   800 80 1.78
Wilde, Joseph for Wm. Avery   300   0.61
Alley, William   192   0.38
Austin, Silas   260   0.52
Austin, Jonathan   200   0.40
Ang???, Matthew B.   395   0.80
Atwood, Joseph   135 45 0.36
Blakeslee, Enoch   387   0.78
Babcock, Levi   225 30 0.51
Babcock, Isaiah   500 40 1.09
Brynes, Edward   120   0.24
Brynes, John   120   0.24
Barlow, Jabez   582   1.18
Burhans, Oren   432 30 0.91
Butts, Daniel J.   99 70 0.34
Brown, Ichabod   50   0.10
Brown, Phinehes   300 55 0.72
Blakeslee, Ebenezer   200   0.40
Blakeslee, Martha  widow   900   1.80
Brunson, Jesse   225   0.45
Bishop, Benjamin   225 15 0.48
Baldwin, Benjamin   225   0.45
Barny, Aron & Chapman McVicker   360   0.72
Benjamin, Phineas   100   0.20
Bracket, Asahel   175   0.35
Bushnel, Munsen   225 30 0.51
Bushnel, Stephen   225 30 0.51
Burhans, Isaac   80   0.16
Boen, Joseph   120   0.24
Bunsan, Michael M. & C. Twist McVicker 180   0.36
Clark, James   200   0.40
Carpenter, John heirs 500 Acres of Hills; non-resident 1400   2.84
Carpenter, John heirs 500 Acres Vanbergans Pattent; lot No. 20; non-resident 1000   2.30
Claflin, Increase   200   0.40
Crooker, William   243 100 0.69
Clark, William   425 60 0.98
Chatfield, Samuel   140 30 0.34
Collins, Norman   134 30 0.33
Cobb, Miner   207   0.42
Cockborn, William 1244 acres in Hammon Patent; non-resident 1866   3.78
Coy, John   400   0.81
Crocker, Samuel   210   0.42
Clark, Nathaniel   200 60 0.52
Cook, Uri Lot No. 19 Vanbergen Pattent; non-resident 232   0.47
Cargal, Zacheriah   250 30.00 0.56
De Wane, Janus in Hardenburgh Pattent; non-resident 400   0.81
Deen, David non-resident 230   0.46
Decker, Derick Mill 500   1.01
Dudley, Nathan   190 30 0.44
Disbrow, Asahel   175   0.35
Dibble, Ezra   200   0.40
Ferris, Nathaniel   500   1.01
Felts, Joseph   800   1.62
Glading, Russel   250   0.50
Goodall, Samuel   400 25 0.86
Groat, Samuel Jnr.   175   0.35
Goodyer, Asa   400   0.81
Hovey, Phineas   229   0.46
Hody, Oren   170 20 0.38
Higgins, George   200   0.40
Higgins, John   225   0.45
Hubbard, Asa   122   0.24
Hitchcock, Jacob   156   0.31
Hitchcock, Jacob Jnr.   125 30 0.31
Hitchcock, Caleb   130   0.26
Henson, John non-resident 100   0.20
Humiston, Abraham   150   0.30
Haight, Jesse L.   192   0.38
Hamilton, Joseph   135   0.27
Hall, Abel L.   81   0.16
Hough, Asahel non-resident 450   0.91
Harvy, Samuel   700   1.42
Hall, Joshua   81   0.16
Ingraham, Giles   300   0.61
Jones, John   40   0.08
Jonas, Daniel non-resident 200   0.40
Johnson & Runiman Vanbergen Pattent; non-resident 750   1.52
Knap, Daniel   492   0.99
Kirtland, Richard 500 of McVicker 200   0.40
Kirtland, William   220   0.44
Lumes, Oliver   226   0.46
Lewis, Marshall   312 480 1.60
Lewis, Silas   500 150 1.30
Munson, Orange   450 35 0.97
Munson, Abel   225   0.45
Morris, Jeremiah   500   1.01
Munson, Jarus N. Osborn ??? 225   0.45
McVicker, John Hammon Pattent; non-resident 1866   3.78
Munrow, Nathan   114   0.23
Osborn, Ebenezer   300   0.60
Osborn, Nathan Jnr.   255 90 0.70
Osborn, Benjamin   170   0.34
Osborn, Mercy  widow   220   0.44
Osborn, Enos   106 20 0.25
Osborn, Eli   120 30 0.30
Pierson, John   200   0.40
Phelps, Joseph Vanbergen Pattent; non-resident 200   0.40
Preston, Eliasoph non-resident 200   0.40
Prout, John H.   350   0.70
Robison, George   448   0.90
Stimson, Ephram     110 0.22
Stimson, William   420 73 0.99
Robinson, Ozias   360   0.72
Roger, Elihu   200   0.40
Stimson, George   225   0.45
Stimson, Nathaniel   225   0.45
Stone, Experience  widow   225   0.45
Sawyer, Silas   200   0.40
Simon, Freman   334   0.67
Simmons, Stephen Vanbergen Pattent; non-resident 750   1.52
Steel, Perez non-resident 375   0.76
Smith, Amos   90 30 0.24
Tuttle, Ezekiel   432   0.87
Tuttle, Samuel   300   0.61
Tuttle, Jehial Baltose Pattent; non-resident 100   0.20
Tuttle, Jehiel McVicker Pattent; non-resident 620   1.25
Tuttle, Joel   152 60 0.43
Thomson, Thomas Vanbergen Pattent; non-resident 700   1.42
Vanhosen, Peter   225   0.45
Vanorden, Peter   1191 118 2.65
Vanhosen, Jacob   225   0.45
Vanhosen, Tobias   200   0.40
Woodward, Josiah   200 70 0.54
Woolcut, Solomon   308 80 0.74
Woolcut, Abijah   144 46 0.38
These two sections were separated by the list of bad debts for Windham and Freehold        
Calhoun, Truman     91 0.18
Curtis, William Griswould or Scott 2065 28 4.38
Cook, Amos       Do 280 30 0.63
Cook, Moses   400   0.81
Carter, Luther   830 140 1.97
Chamberlin, Dan   835 140 1.98
Cooper, James   300 40 0.69
Craw, Amin   300   0.61
Craw, Asahel   300 80 0.77
Conklin, Joseph     60 0.12
Cole, John Cockborn 1298 48 2.72
Dodge, Rufus & Bur   1475 126 3.83
Dinny, Charles     60 0.12
Day, Levy   945 100 2.14
Desnyder, Abraham Cockborn 300 100 0.81
Davis, Adonijah   885 129 2.05
Davis, Ebenezer     42 0.08
Dewitt, Lucas & Son   2790 303 6.23
Dewitt, Luke   850 150 2.03
Dickerson, Joseph Cockborn 200   0.41
Derby, Nathan Provosts 200 30 0.46
Drake, Christopher   340   0.69
Egbertson, Cornelius   1605 114 3.49
Egbertson, Abert     12 0.03
Flower, George   575 83 1.33
Ferguson, Elijah Griswould or Scott 777 24 1.62
Fuller, Benjamin   445 45 1.00
Francis, Job   699 70 1.56
George, Thomas   1117 200 2.67
Griggs, Charles     500 1.02
Goodfellow, John     105 0.22
Graham, Sheldon   506   1.03
Goodrich, Zenas   200   0.41
Hinman, Bethel   2645 194 5.68
Hinman, Truman   300 54 0.71
Hinman, Ransom   1125   2.28
Hinman, Edward   125 40 0.33
Henderson, Solomon   550 45 1.20
Hopkins, Leonard   350 54 0.72
Highcock, Gideon   758 73 1.68
Highcock, Francis   1108 190 2.63
Highcock, Gideon Junr.   432 100 1.08
Hallock, William A. Provost 310 100 0.82
Horton, David   306   0.62
Horton, David Junr.   902   1.83
Hide, Gideon   375 42 0.84
Hall, Hezekiah   400 120 1.05
Haight, Samuel 2nd      60 0.12
Haight, Samuel   non-resident 650   1.32
Judson, Solomon   400   0.81
Judson, Ithamar Bardley & Root 200   0.41
Ingall, James   250 50 0.61
Knowles, Eleazer   3136 205 6.98
Knowles, Eli   1300 93 2.82
Keshorn, Christon   667 100 1.55
Kirtland, Elizer   300   0.61
Leit, Solomon   576   1.17
Latty, John   332 50 0.77
Latty, James & Son   1200 164 2.76
Lake, Truman   625 33 1.33
Lake, Gideon   313 60 0.75
Lake, Timothy non-resident 313   0.63
Lockwood, Nathan   400 70 0.95
Landers, Benjamin     50 0.10
Lockwood, Stephen     12 0.03
Moore, David   570 123 1.38
Mandigo, Jeremiah   512 90 1.21
Mervin, Nathan     18 0.04
McCurry, Absalom   250   0.50
McMahen, Alexander non-resident 2000   4.06
Morris, William   1216 120 2.71
Norton, Daniel   1076 88 2.36
Norton, Isaac   1260 220 3.00
Norton, John ??? Collecten 700   1.40
Norton, Ambrose   2121   4.30
Norton, Elam   993   1.91
Norton, Russel   300   0.61
Osborn, Elias     60 0.12
Provost, Augustine   12188 224 25.19
Post, Abraham   600   0.63
Post, Abraham Junr.   320 60 0.74
Platt, Lydia & Israel?   1512 127 3.32
Pierce, Silvester   700   1.42
Pery, John   100   0.20
Pearce, Henry   1000 221 2.48
Paige, Ephraim Estate   1070   2.19
Paige, Timothy   285   0.58
Plank, Hendrick   705 50 1.53
Pierce, Cromwell     60 0.12
Palmer, Daniel Griswould or Scott 180   0.36
Pratt, Jonathan   1020 150 2.37
Petry, Hendrick   350 90 0.89
Robardt, Ezekiel   400 73 0.97
Renny, George   223   0.45
Rogers, Ethan   105 30 0.27
Reynolds, Andrew   555   1.12
Ryfenbaugh, Geo. & Nancy   330   0.67
Renny, John   1350 174 3.09
Renny, James   40 42 0.16
Ramsdall, Ezekiel   300 72 0.75
Reed, Rozzel W. Cockborn 180 42 0.44
Rogers, Levi   200   0.41
Rule, Timothy     18 0.04
Rugg, David   406 76 0.97
Rok, Nathaniel   350 90 0.89
Stimson, James   100 42 0.29
Stone, John   870 113 1.98
Stone, Harvy     50 0.10
Stone, Moses   570 132 1.25
Stanard, Eliakim   1295 227 3.09
Skeels, Adoniram   700 138 1.70
Skeels Eliab   779 152 1.89
Skeels, Gideon     48 0.09
Stroop, Henry Wm. Cockborn 263 90 0.71
Spaldwin, Samuel   200 30 0.46
Spaldwin, Major   243 45 0.58
Showerman, John A. W. Cockborn 800 100 1.82
Shuefelt, William   300 92 0.79
Stone, Jervis   554 50 1.22
Shorse, Elijah   405   0.32
Salisbury, John Griswould 540   1.09
Shephard, William   552 96 1.30
Spees, Benjamin & Son   2342 250 5.15
Scofield, David   670 116 1.60
Stone, Arch   330 98 0.91
Slawson, Stephen     72 0.14
Shears, Jacob for Wm. Hallenbeck 300 114 1.25
Smith, Jonathan John Livington 300   0.61
Salsbury, Gilbert     72 0.14
Shore & Craig   300 150 0.92
Smith, Benjamin John Goodfellow 220   0.45
Sickman, Albutus Junr.     107 0.22
Scott, John VDS non-resident 1100   2.23
Talmage, Henry   1370 174 3.13
Townsend, John   220 80 0.61
Towton & Richard Griswould or Scott 1290 146 2.91
Tubbs, William   108   0.21
Thorp, Aron   800 238 2.18
Tubbs, Russel     42 0.08
Utter, James