Greenfield Tax Assessment

1803

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. The copies are also quite faded.


An assessment roll of the real and personal Estate of the Inhabitants of the Town of Greenfield in the County of Green made according to an Act of the Legislature of the State of New York  Entitled and Act for the assessment and Collection of Taxes Passed the Eighth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and one.   Greenfield April 19th 1803

Possessors Names Nonresident Real Estate Personal Estate $
A        
William Adams   1796   0.11
David Annibell and son   384 60 5.16
Joshua Alesworth     30 0.09
B        
Peter Brando   1888 159 5.87
Amos Botsford     22 0.06
Gerrit Becker   1000 89 3.13
Stephen Benedict Jun.     20 0.06
Joseph Bulliss   783   2.25
Joseph Bulliss Jun     80 0.23
Josiah Bulliss     56 0.16
James Bishop   430   1.24
Joshua Baker   894 150 3.01
Elkana Baker   300   0.86
Stephen Benadict   890   2.56
John I. Brando   250 60 0.89
Whalmus Brando   260 80 0.99
Joseph Blaisdell   2293 146 7.02
Isaac Brintnal   300 60 1.40
Levy Blaisdell Nonresident 1098   3.16
John Bullis   1000   2.88
David Baker     44 0.13
Andrew Baldwin     300 0.86
Eleazur Baker   592 40 1.82
Robert Burrell Nonresident 674   1.93
Isaac Blakely Junr.   170   0.49
Halsey Brown   150   0.33
Abel Butler   651 124 2.23
Peter I. Brando   511   1.47
Isaac Blakely Junr.   1351 177 4.40
Daniel Baldwin   900   2.59
Nathan Botsford   500 122 1.79
Ebenezer Brown   250 28 0.80
Isaac Benton   392   1.13
Joseph Baldwin   526   1.51
Jacob Bogardus   1936 272 6.35
Nanning Bogardus   1227 179 4.05
Phineas Baker   1030   3.97
William P. Biers Nonresident 350   1.01
John Bagley     0.72 0.21
Reuben Byington   122 0.78 0.57
Peter Badeau   50 16 0.19
William Barker   741 266 2.90
MosesBuckman   100   0.29
Permenas Baldwin   200   0.58
C        
Ebenezer and Gillet Carter   955   2.75
Amos Cook   280   0.81
Moses Cook   125   0.36
Luther Carter   1105 140 3.58
Ithamar Cobb   150   0.33
William Cragg   450   1.30
James Covey     24 0.06
Jonathan Covey     40 0.12
Samuel Cowek   1021 219 3.54
Amos Cowel   332   0.96
Trueman Cowel   106   0.31
John Cowel   272   0.78
Joseph Champlin   1200 100 3.74
Japhet Collins   913   2.63
Paul and Robert Crego   465   1.34
Enos Collins   579 56 1.83
Michael Conway   220   0.64
Higgins Conkling   345 96 1.83
John Chapman   500   1.45
Robert Chapman   500   1.45
Absalom Calwell   500 140 1.85
Edward Collins   375 24 1.15
Joseph Collins   600   1.74
William Curtis   2540   7.31
Elisha Curtis   370   1.07
Joshua Cowel   60   0.18
David Calhound   2000 169 6.24
Alexander Calhound   450   1.30
Trueman Calhound     70 0.21
Amain Craw   200   0.58
Athal Craw   300   0.92
D        
Charles Denny   200   0.48
William Drake   185 220 1.17
Jonathan  Davis   595   1.71
Nathan Davis   250   0.63
Nathan Darby   200 30 0.67
Peter Deynof     10 0.04
Casper Dedrick   150 100 0.72
George Dudley   1036   2.98
Christopher Dake   340 82 1.23
Luke Duit   570   1.64
Rufus & Burr Dodge   2000 146 6.17
E        
Henry Edgit   600 144 2.14
John Ely   150 70 0.65
F        
Nathaniel Fancher Junr   236 90 0.94
John Fancher   90 48 0.39
Andrew Fancher     40 0.12
Gilbert Ferris   1532   4.41
Elijah Farguson   500 77 1.66
Abraham Fosbury   250 60 0.89
Job Francis   549   1.87
G        
Joseph Green   426 20 1.29
Thomas George   2000 208 6.35
Benjamin Gifford     100 0.29
Charles Griggs     400 1.15
Zenos Goodrich   200   0.58
H        
Michael Hallinbeck   534   1.54
John Huntington   200   0.58
Joseph Heath and Brown   1900   547.00
Trueman Hinman   300 64 1.05
Elleanor Houk, widow   600 88 1.98
Reubin Hurd   200 60 0.75
Isaac Harrington   400   1.15
Aaron Hale   1576 346 5.53
Robert Holladay   100   0.29
Stephen Hawley   1960   5.64
William Hull   200 44 0.71
William Hooker   150   0.43
James Hawley   411   1.18
Herrick, widow   317   0.91
Bethel Hinman   2400 179 7.42
Ransom Hinman   1000 184 3.41
Gideon Hickok   758 174 2.68
Lemuel Hopkins   350 118 1.35
Francis Hickok   1108 148 3.62
Gideon Hickok Jun   400 60 1.32
William Hallock   300   0.87
David Horton Junr   900   2.59
Gideon Hyde   650 40 1.99
Hezekiah Hall   600 136 2.12
Danniel Hubbard   100 20 0.35
J        
Reubin Jump   247 30 0.80
Gibbert Jump   800 144 2.72
Betsey Jones, widow   147   0.43
Samuel Jones   200   0.58
James Ingalls   250 80 0.95
Solom Judson     160 0.46
K        
Obediah King   4088   11.76
Eleazur Knowles   3300   9.49
Ell Knowles   1300 108 4.05
Elizar Kirtland   300 56 1.30
L        
Simeon Lacy   523 83 1.75
John Lastly   150 54 0.59
Hyram Lacy     62 0.18
Abraham Lantman   743 92 2.43
Stephen Lacy     44 0.13
Stephen Lantman   1142 94 3.57
Willhalmus Lamtman     94 0.37
Peter Lantman   1000 94 3.14
Joshua Lownsbury   1218   3.51
Hannah Lake & son   515   1.48
David Litchfield   100   0.99
Trueman Lake   625   1.48
Gideon Lake   313   0.90
Timothy Lake   313   0.90
Nathan Lockwood   200   0.58
Isaac Lockwood   200 86 0.83
Stephen Lockwood   200   0.58
M        
Absalom Maccury   150   0.43
Daniel Miller   1000 600 4.60
Benjamin Mitchel   700   2.19
Nathan Marvin     120 0.35
David Morse   670 158 2.37
William Morris   1200   3.45
George Morey   728   2.10
N        
Shubal Newman   950 195 3.30
Asa Newel   724   2.80
Daniel Norton   1076 114 3.41
Isaac Norton   1360 220 4.55
Felix Norton   700 88 2.27
Ambrose Norton   2151 170 6.68
Elon Norton   945   2.72
Russell Norton   300   0.87
Asher Norton   150 40 0.55
P        
William Pitts   361 500 2.46
Joseph Picket   500 77 1.66
Nathaniel Palmer   1371 120 4.29
Rowlin Palmer     70 0.21
Thomas Place   500 100 1.73
Samuel Perry   302 54 1.03
Eldad Picket   453 80 1.54
Ichabod Perry   430 118 1.50
Charles Pierceal   919   2.64
Samuel Pierceal   130   0.38
John Perry   100   0.29
Abraham Post   800 108 2.61
Abraham Post Jun   330 30 1.04
Augustus Prevost   12038 412 35.80
Lydia Platt, widow   1512 120 4.70
Sylvester Pierce   700   2.19
Martha Page and son Ephraim   980 40 2.96
Timothy Page   285 56 0.98
Daniel Page     49 0.14
Rachel Page, widow   100 10 0.33
Q        
Enos Quimby   280   0.81
R        
David Rider   244   0.71
Silas Rockwell   500   1.61
David Reynolds   350 80 1.27
Ethan Rogers   105 30 0.39
Bardsly Roots   400   1.17
Adonijah Roots Junr.   300   0.87
Richar Rundell's widow   700   2.19
Reubin Rundell   2034 247 6.56
Thomas Rockwell   380 0.7 1.33
George Raney   225   0.65
Levy Rogers   200 30 0.67
Ezekiel Ramsdale   400 50 1.21
S        
Abner Stevens   800   2.32
John Signor   157 30 0.56
Gilbert Salisbury     30 0.09
John Savage   100   0.29
Reuben Stevens Junr   207 76 0.82
Joel Sutherland   217   0.63
Smith Sutherland   433 160 1.71
Austin Smith   250 55 0.88
Zenas Smith   744   2.14
Jonas Scofield   600 70 1.93
Albertus & Peter Signor   371 100 1.35
David Secor   428   1.23
Nathan Stevens   100   0.29
John Secor     70 0.20
Henry Stevens   225   0.65
Nathaniel Scofield   800 60 2.48
James Stevens   400 129 1.52
John Stevens   800   2.30
Henry Soper   328   0.99
Major I. Spalding   100 10 0.33
John Salisbury   540   1.56
David Scofield   1000   2.88
John V.D.S. Scott Nonresident 1100   3.17
Solomon Stevens   235 60 0.85
Trueman Sanford   1000 40 3.00
Stoddard Smith   700 298 2.87
Jehiel Slawson   746   2.15
Job Smith   1094   3.15
Ruebin Stevens   1500 161 4.79
William Smith     24 0.07
Samuel Squire   974 152 3.24
Clark Squire   974 126 3.17
Thomas Stevins   337 200 1.55
Abraham W. Snyder   200   0.58
James Slawson   300 50 1.02
Jonathan Stokes   250   1.25
John Stone   870 104 2.80
Benjamin Smith   210 50 0.76
Harvy H. Stone     77 0.22
Joel Stone & widow   570 116 1.98
Samuel Spalding   300 88 1.12
Jarvis Stone   500 80 1.67
Elijah Shaw   405   1.17
Benjamin Spees and son   2340 172 7.23
William Souls   100   0.29
T        
Asahel Thomas   561   1.72
William Thorn   890 180 3.08
Edward Thorn   50   0.15
William Tubbs   108 60 0.49
Russell Tubbs   60 40 0.29
Christopher Townsend   347 80 1.28
Jesse Tayler   350 30 1.04
Jonathan Tuttle   195   0.56
Thomas Tuttle     336 0.97
Henry Talmage   1370 385 5.05
John Talmage     100 0.29
Abraham Tenyck Nonresident 1500   4.32
V        
Jonathan Vanscoit   1400 200 4.60
John Vaughn   955 45 2.88
William Vorhis   100 30 0.37
Cornelius Vanscoit   200 160 1.04
Stephen Vanscoit   150   0.43
John Van Oblenus   1100 100 3.46
Dennis Van Oblenus     96 0.28
W        
Samuel Webb   600   1.73
Ichabod Warner     30 0.09
John Winters     30 0.09
John Winters   100 30 0.37
Sasson Worth   241   0.70
Joseph Waldrum   700 150 2.44
Christian Wilson   333 40 1.01
Abel Wakely   975 73 3.02
Solomon Woodford   767 80 2.44
Y        
Nathaniel Yeomans   2197 300 7.18
William Yeomans   2200 250 7.04
Gilbert Yeomans   150   0.43

copy of assessment roll of real & personal Estate of the Town of Greenfield County of Greene made the 20th day of May 1803 according to the direction of the Act Entitled an act for the assessment & collection of taxes passed the 8th day of April 1801

                                                                                                                                        Henry Talmadge    }
                                                                                                                                        Joshua Baker           }  Assessors
                                                                                                                                        Francis Hickok        }      

We the subscribers do certify that within is a true Copy of the original assessment roll taken by the assessors of the Town of Greenfield for the year 1803 and that the County charges of said Town to be ras'd is two hundred Ninety Dollars  and the money for the support of the poor seventy seven dollars and Town charges one hundred and forty seven and that a warrant this day Issued for the within Sum to Reuben Byington Collector dated ??? the 17th day of Novr 1803

                                                                                                                                        JA Thompson
                                                                                                                                        SO Smith
                                                                                                                                        Daniel Sayre
                                                                                                                                        Abraham Hallenbeck


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