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Springfield Township 1799 Tax Assessment

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1799 Tax Assessment

of

Springfield Township

Levy year

1800

Source: Crawford County Microfilm Roll #

In 1799, Crawford County recorded the transactions of Springfield Township

until the pioneer settlers could assume their own affairs.

 

Residents listed were living in Springfield Township in 1799.

Single men were not listed until age 21.

Widowers were not usually listed as single men.

Disparate spelling of the same name were commonplace i.e. Holliday - Holiday

Samuel Holiday - Assessment W Nathan Woods - Collector

 

 

Alen, Stephen

200 acres - valued at $150

Tax paid ................. 37

Alexander, Thomas

100 acres - valued at $75.00

1 cow & 2 lots " $92.00

Tax paid ................... 41

 

Baker, Samuel

200 acres - valued at $150

1 yoke of Oxen " $ 40

Tax paid ................. 47

1 lott .. tax paid ....... 50

 

Bager, Giles

200 acres valued at $150

1 cow " $ 12

Tax paid ............... 40

 

Black, William

200 acres valued at $150

2 cows " $ 24

Tax paid ............... 43

 

Bedford, Doct

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

 

Brinkley, William

lott ... tax paid ....... 50

 

Brown, Robert

1,000 acres valued at $750

2 yoke Oxen, 1 horse, 3 cows ... valued at $156

Tax paid ................... $2.26

 

Brown, James

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid .............. 47

lott ... tax paid ...... 50

 

Boner, William

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

 

Calop, Noble

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ............... 37

 

Caniday, Patrick

300 acres valued at $225

1 yoke Oxen " $ 40

Tax paid ............... 66

 

Cappin, Aaron

200 acres valued at $150

1 horse " $ 50

Tax paid ................ 50

Single man tax pd. 50

 

Carson, William [or Jones]

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

 

Cleland, John

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ................ 37

 

Cole, Judah Esq.

3,000 acres valued at $2250

Tax paid ................. $5.62

 

Collen, Eli

150 acres valued at $127

Tax paid ................ 28

lott ... tax paid ....... 50

 

Colt, Judah & P. Compthes

3950 acres valued at $2962

Tax paid ................. $7.40

 

Cotten, John

150 acres valued at $112

1 cow " $ 11

Tax paid ............... 81

 

Crane, Abrathan

350 acres valued at $250

1 yoke Oxen, 1 horse, 1 cow valued at $92

Tax paid ............... 87

 

Crane, Elihu

650 acres valued at $118

1 cow " $ 11

Tax paid ............... $1.41

 

Crane, Miles

60 acres valued at $115

1 cow & 2 lots " $ 92

Tax paid .............. 34

 

Cross, Oliver

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid .............. 37

lott ... tax paid ...... 50

 

Deeds, Adam

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ................ 37

 

Deeds, Ernest

200 acres valued at $150

1 yoke Oxen, 2 cows valued at $64

Tax paid ................. 53

 

Dimpsey, John

lott ... tax paid ......... 50

 

Dobins, Daniel

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ................ 37

 

Duncan, Jonas

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

 

Dunn, William

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

 

Eagen, Patrick

800 acres valued at $600

Tax paid .............. $1.50

 

Gould, David

400 acres valued at $300

1 horse " $ 64

Tax paid .............. $1.10

1 yoke Oxen .. tax paid .. 40

 

Hamilton, Thomas

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ................ 75

 

Harrington, Abel

100 acres valued at $75

Tax paid ................ 10

Single man tax pd. 50

 

Harrington, Constant

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid .............. 37

 

Harrington, Elisha

400 acres valued at $300

1 yoke Oxen " $ 40

2 cows " $ 24

1 horse " $ 50

Tax paid .............. $1.32

lott ... tax paid ....... 50

 

Harrington, Israel

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid .............. 37

lott ... tax paid ....... 50

 

Harrington, Seth

100 acres valued at $ 75

Tax paid ............... 18

 

Hayburger, George

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ............... 37

 

Hays, William

800 acres valued at $600

1 town lot " $ 40

Tax paid .............. $1.00

 

Hill, Ruben

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

 

Holliday, Samuel

550 acres valued at $417

1 yoke Oxen ........ tax paid ... 40

5 cows, 1 horse ... tax paid $1.38

 

Hunter, James

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

 

Kerr, John, Esq.

1200 acres valued at $940

Tax paid ................ $3.35

 

Lummis, Abner

2400 acres valued at $1800

Tax paid ................. $ 4.50

 

Lyons, Jacob

150 acres valued at $112

1 cow " $ 12

Tax paid ............... 31

 

Manfield, Stephen

200 acres valued at ... $150

1 yoke Oxen & 1 cow $ 52

Tax paid ................... 50

 

McClintock, Thomas

700 acres valued at $525

2 cows " $ 24

Tax paid .............. $1.34

 

McCray, Thomas

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ................. 37

 

McIntire, Robert

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ............... 37

 

McIntire, William

112 acres valued at $112

Tax paid ................ 28

 

McNair, David

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ................. 75

 

McNair, Dunning

800 acres valued at $600

1 lott " " $110

Tax paid ............... $1.60

 

McNair, Dunning x P.P. Com F.

13700 acres valued at $10,275

Tax paid .................. $ 25.60

 

Mershon, John

1100 acres valued at $300

1 cow " " $ 12

Tax paid .................. 79

 

Mershon, Peter

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

lott ... tax paid ...... 50

 

Mervin, Enoch

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ................ 75

 

Miles, William

925 acres valued at $693

Tax paid .............. $1.73

 

Mourn, Elijah

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ................ 75

 

Philips, John

200 acres valued at $150

1 town lot " " $ 40

2 horses & 1 cow $ 90

Tax paid ............... $1.02

 

Postllethwate, Joseph

200 acres valued at $150

6 lots " " $410

1 yoke Oxen & 3 cows valued at $76

Tax paid .............. $1.16

 

Pau?, William

150 acres valued at $112

Tax paid .................. 70

 

Randle, David

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ................ 37

 

Randle, Marin

200 acres valued at $150

1 cow " " $ 12

Tax paid ............... 40

 

Rees [or Rea], Thomas, Esq.

600 acres valued at $600

Tax paid .............. $1.50

 

Ring, Jathan

200 acres valued at $150

1 horse, single man 50

Tax paid .............. $1.00

 

Salsburgh, Elias

150 acres, 1 cow valued at $12

Tax paid .......................... 40

 

Salsburgh, John

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ................ 37

 

Saunders, Samuel

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ................. 40

 

Scott, Francis

1200 acres valued at $900

Tax paid ................ $2.25

 

Silverthorn, Thomas

200 acres valued at $150

1 cow " ' $ 12

Tax paid .............. 40

 

Silverthorn, William

200 acres ...... valued at $150

1 yoke Oxen, 4 cows ... $ 88

1 horse ... valued at ...... $ 40

1 Mill ...... " " ...... $600

Tax paid ...................... $2.94

 

Spalden, Jonathen

Single man ... tax paid ... 50

 

Spaldin, ??

225 acres valued at $243

Tax paid ................ 60

 

Sprague, Ezra

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ............... 37

W. S. ... tax paid ..... 50

 

Sprague, Jonathan

800 acres valued at $200

3 yoke Oxen " " $120

3 cows " " $ 36

1 horse " " $ 40

Tax paid .............. $1.99

 

Sprague, John

200 acres valued at $150

1 cow " " $ 12

Tax paid ................ 40

 

Sprague, Thomas

200 acres ... valued at $150

1 yoke Oxen, 1 cow .. 52

Tax paid .................. $1.04

 

Stanton, James

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

 

Sterret, William

1200 acres valued at $900

Tax paid ................ $2.25

 

Stewart, Thomas

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ............... 75

 

Stuart, Charles

800 acres valued at $600

Tax paid ............. $1.50

 

Stull, Andrew

400 acres valued at $300

1 horse, 1 cow " $ 52

Tax paid ............... 88

 

Sturgen, William

400 acres valued at $300

Tax paid ................ 75

 

Widner, Leonard

200 acres valued at $150

Tax paid ............... 37

 

Woods, Buel

400 acres valued at $300

1 cow " " $ 12

Tax paid ............... 3

 

Woods, Nathan

300 acres valued at $100

2 horses, 1 cow " $ 60

Tax paid ................ 90

 

End of Listing

 


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