Fayette County Genealogy Project

Sheriff's Deeds

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Sheriff's Deeds: Land is deeded by the Sheriff to cover debts or taxes which are in arrears.


September Term 1757
Hammond, Sheriff & Alexander McClain

James Hammond Esquire Sheriff of said county comes into court and acknowledges his deed to Alexander McCLAIN for a tract of land containing one hundred and forty acres more or less, situate in Union Township adjoining William McDOWELL, Samuel WORK, Augustine MOORE and Philip SHUTE, sold as the property of Jonathan HILL at the suit of John MCCARTY for the (?) of Jacob BEESON for ninty three Pounds.

Acknowledged the 27th of September 1787


BOYLE Treasurer
to
Andrew Stewart Esq

June 9th 1828
James BOYLE Esq. Treasurer of Fayette County comes into Court and acknowledged his deed to Andrew STEWART Esq for four hundred and four acres of Land on Saltlick Township, sold for arrearages of county & Road Tax as the property of Richard HAYMOND (HAMMOND?), for the sum of four dollars and fourteen cents -


TORRANCE, Sheriff
to
Lewis MOORE

June Term 1788
Joseph TORRANCE Esquire Sheriff of Fayette County comes into court and acknowledges his three deeds to Lewis MOORE, viz one for two hundred and fifteen acres of land in George Township called "Pack" and sold for thirty pounds - one other for two hundred and ninty four acres, and one quarter, situate in George Township and sold for one hundred and twenty pounds - and one other for four lots of ground in Union Town for the sum of one hundred and twelve pounds - all sold as property of E BROWNFIELD at the suit of Messrs. Scott & Pendleton.


BOYLE Treasurer
to
Andrew STEWART

June 9, 1828
Also his deed for four hundred and nine acres of Land in Saltlick Township sold as the property of Edward LYSICK for arrearages of County & Road taxes to Andrew Stewart Esq for the sum of three dollars and eighty cents.


TORRANCE, Sheriff
to
John MEASON

The said Sheriff comes into court and acknowledges his deed to John MEASON Esquire for one hundred and fifty acres of land more or less on Bullskin Township sold as the property of Ralph CHERRY at the suit of Zachariah CONNELL for the sum of twenty pounds and one shilling. These sales were made by James HAMMOND Esquire late and on the petition of the purchasers the present sheriff was directed by the court to execute the Deeds & perfect the title.


BOYLE Treasr.
to
A. STEWART Esq

June 9, 1828
James BOYLE Esq. Treasr acknowledged his deed to Andrew STEWART Esq. for four (?) hundred acres of Land situate on Saltlick Township, sold for arrearages ___ taxes, as the property of Samuel PAINTER for the sum of four dollars and thirty cents



March Term 1789
Torrence, Sherriff
to
Isaac MEASON

Joseph TORRENCE Esq Sheriff of the county of Fayette comes into court and acknowledges his two deeds to Isaac MEASON - one for four hundred and thirty three acres & an half of land and allowance, situated in Union & Franklin Townships, and sold as the estate of Thomas GIST deceased at the suit of Philip SHUTE for one hundred and thirty four pounds - __ other for six hundred and twenty acres and one quarter and allowance situate on Dunbar & Gists runs in Franklin Township sold as the estate of the said Thomas GIST at the suit of Joseph ATKINSON for thirty one pounds and ten shillings.


BOYLE, Treasr
to
A. Stewart Esq

June 9, 1828
The Treasurers deed for three hundred and ninty three acres of Land situate in Saltlick Township, sold as the property of John DOUGLASS for arrearages of Road & County taxes to Andrew Stewart Esq for the sum of ___ dollars and eighteen cents-


September Term 1789
TORRENCE Sheriff
to
William & John LEE

Joseph TORRENCE Esquire Sherriff of the said county comes into court and acknowledges his deed to William & John LEE for a house and lot in Union Town and an out lot adjacent sold as the property of Thomas NEELY at the suit of William and John LEE for one hundred and forty six pounds and one shilling

Acknowledged Sept 22nd 1789


June 9, 1828 or 1829
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Andrew STEWART

Treasurers deed for four hundred and eighteen acres of Land in Saltlick Township sold as the property of John STAGG for arrearages of Road and County taxes to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of four dollars and forty cents.


(one more deed to William and John Lee for four lots of ground in Brownsville sold as the property of Thomas NEELY for 12 pounds at the suit of William & John Lee
Sept 22 1789)


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasr
to
Andrew STEWART

Treasurers Deed for four hundred acres of Land in Saltlick Township sold as the property of Rice WOLF for arrearages of Road and County taxes to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of four dollars and five cents.


June Term 1790
TORRENCE Sheriff
to
Ann STEPHENSON

June 23 1790 Joseph TORRENCE Esquire Sheriff of the county of Fayette came into court and acknowledged his deed to Ann STEPHENSON for two hundred and eighteen acres of land more of less, adjoining lands of Isaac MEASON, Benjamin WELLS and others in Tyrone Township, sold at the suit of Nehemiah STOKELY and Susanna his wife against John MINTER surviving administrator of Valentine CRAWFORD deceased for 50 .


June 9 1828
BOYLES Treasr.
to
Andrew STEWART Esq.

Treasurers Deed for four hundred and one acres of Land in George Township sold as the property of George KITTS for arrearages of Taxes to Andrew STEWART Esq. for the sum of three dollars and eighty three cents.


June 9, 1828
BOYLES Treasurer
to
Andrew STEWART

Treasurers Deed for three hundred & seven acres of Land in Wharton township sold as the property of John CROSS for arrearages of Road and County tax to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of five dollars & thirty two cents -


September Term 1790
TORRENCE Sheriff
to
John CLARK Esq.

Joseph TORRENCE Esquire Sheriff of the county of Fayette comes and acknowledges his deed to John CLARK Esquire for two hundred acres of land in Franklin Township sold as the estate of John CARMICHAEL at the suits of James SMITH and of the said John CLARK Esquire.


June 9 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Andrew Stewart

Treasurers Deed for four hundred acres of Land in George Township sold as the property of James WILLIAMS for arrearages of Taxes (County & Road) to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of three dollars and eighty three sents


March Term 1791
HUSTON, Sheriff
to
Isaac MEASON

The said Sheriff comes into court and acknowledges his Deed to Isaac Meason for three hundred acres of land and allowance, being part of a larger tract of three hundred and sixty nine acres and three quarters and allowance called "Stock farm" Situate on the waters of Jacobs Creek in Tyrone Township, and county aforesaid, sold by the late high sheriff as the property of Richard PATTON for the sum of two hundred pounds, at the suit of the said Isaac MEASON the purchaser who obtained the order of the court to the present sheriff to make him a deed for the same.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasr
to
Andrew STEWART

Treasurers Deed for four hundred & one acres of Land in Wharton Township, sold as the property of John COOPER for arrearages of Road & County tax to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of six dollars & fourteen cents


MARCH Term 1791
HUSTON Sheriff
to
Isaac MEASON

The said sheriff comes into court and acknowledges his one other deed to Isaac MEASON for three hundred and four acres of land more or less situate in Franklin Township, adjoining Robert ROSS and Thomas MORE, sold by the late high sheriff as the estate of William HARRISON deceased at the suit of the said Isaac MEASON the purchaser for the sum of three hundred pounds and the said Isaac MEASON having petitioned the court for that purpose attained this (?) order to the said present sheriff to complete the title and make him a deed for the same


September Term 1792
HUSTON, Sheriff
to
Seth FIELDS

Joseph HUSTON Esquire Sheriff of the county of Fayette comes into court and acknowledges his deed to Seth FIELDS for one hundred and seventeen acres of land with the usual allowance, situate in Georges Township, adjoining William GRIFFIN, George TOBIN and others - sold at the suit of William and John LEE, as the estate of Benjamin DAVIS, on the twelfth day of July 1792 for the sum of forty pounds and ten shillings -


June 9, 1828
BOYLES Treasurer
to
A. STEWART Esq

Treasurers Deed for two hundred and seventy six acres of Land in Wharton Township, sold as the property of MITCHELL & CAMPBELL for arrearages of Road & County tax to Andrew STEWART Esq. for seven dollars & sixty cents.


September Term 1799
COLLINS Sheriff
to
John YOUNG

Thomas COLLINS Esquire sheriff of the county of Fayette comes into court and acknowledges his deed to John YOUNG Esq. for a tract of land called Narrows in Bullskin Township containing 200 A and allowance sold as late the estate of Thomas PARKER deceased.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
A. STEWART Esq

Treasurer's Deed for two hundred and seventy six acres of Land in Wharton Township, sold as the property of William S. GAITHER for arrearages of County and Road Taxes to Andrew STEWART Esq for five dollars & ninty nine -


COLLINS, Sheriff
to
Moses WELLS

The sheriff acknowledges his deed to Moses WELLS for one hundred and nine acres more or less of land in George Township, sold on the 15th June 1799 as the property of Daniel JAMES for 27 7 s - 6d -


June 9, 1828
BOYLES Treasurer
to
Andrew STEWART

Treasurer's Deed for four (?) hundred acres of Land in Henry Clay township sold as the property of John LYON for arrearages of Taxes to Andrew STEWART Esq. for the sum of twelve dollars and two cents -


September Term 1799
COLLINS Sheriff
to
Moses WELLS

He also acknowledges his other deed to Moses Wells for 300 acres more or less of land in Bullskin Township sold as the estate of William CRAWFORD deceased, on the 15th day of June 1799 for 60


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
A. STEWART

Treasurers Deed for ten acres of Land in Henry Clay Township sold as the property of Jacob SMITH for arrearages of County and Road Taxes to Andrew STEWART Esq. for three dollars & seventy nine cents -


COLLINS, Sheriff
to James MORRISON Esq.

He also acknowledges his deed to James MORRISONS Esq for a house and lot in Bridgeport Luzerne Township sold on the 31st day of August 1799 as the property of David HARNID (HOWARD ?) for 33 .


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasr.
to
A. Stewart Esq

Treasurers deed for seventy five acres of land in Henry Clay township, sold as the property of David McAnan (McCann ?) for arrearages of road & County taxes to Andrew Stewart Esq. for the sum of four dollars & three sents -


September Term 1799 cont.
COLLINS, Sheriff
to
Henry BEESON

The sheriff acknowledges his deed to Henry BEESON for 100 acres of land in Union Township, sold on the 2nd May 1799 as the property of John HANK for 162 Dollars.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasr
to
A. Stewart Esq

Treasurers Deed for eighty acres of Land in Henry Clay Township sold as the property of Simon BONESMASTER (??), for arrearages of County & Road taxes to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of four dollars and one cents.


COLLINS, Sheriff
to
John FORSYTHE

He also acknowledges his deed to John FORSYTHE for one house and lot in Brownsville sold on the 31st of August 1798 as the property of Nathan CHALFANT for 190 Dollars


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasur
to
A. STEWART Esq

Treasurers Deed for one hundres acres of land in Henry Clay township sold as the property of Moses HALL for arrearages of County & Road taxes to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of four dollars & three cents.


September Term 1800 
STEWART, Sheriff
to
William WHITESIDE

Abraham STEWART Esquire High Sheriff acknowledges his deed to William WHITESIDE for 135 acres of Land in Union Township near Union Town sold as the property of Christian WISEMAN at the suit of John CARR (?) on the 28th Sept 1799 for $961 nine hundred and sixty one dollars ~


June 9, 1835
BOYLE Treasr
to
Andrew Stewart

Treasurers Deed for four hundred acres of Land in Union Township sold as the property of John HEATON for arrearages of Road & County taxes, to Andrew STEWART Esq. for the sum of six dollars and ninty five cents.


Sept 9, 1800
STEWART, Sheriff
to
Samal <sic> JACKSON

The sheriff acknowledges his deed to Samuel JACKSON for a house and lot in Bridgeport sold as the property of David HA___D (HOWARD?) at the suit of Jesse TOWNSEND for 43 Dollars


June 9, 1808
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Andrew STEWART

Treasurers Deed for three hundred and ninty three and three fourth acres of Land in Union Township, sold as the property of John BARKER Jr for arrearages of Road & County tax, to Andrew STEWART Esq. for six dollars and forty cents _


STEWART Sheriff
to
Jacob WOODRUFF

Also his deed to Jacob WOODRUFF for a tract of land in Bulskin Township containing 228 acres and three quarters sold as the property of Amos STRICKLAND, one a li__e fa__s at the suit of Jacob WOODRUFF for 200 Dollars.


June 9, 1835
BOYLE Treasr
to
Andrew STEWART

Deed for two lots of ground in Union TOWNSHIP sold as the property of Joseph NEILL for arrearages of road & county tax to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of five dollars & forty cents.


STEWART, Sheriff
to
Jacob BOWMAN

Also his deed to Jacob BOWMAN for 159 acres & allowance with three Mills for 1500 Dollars, property of Robt. STURGEON, at suit of John WILKINS junr.


June 9, 1825
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Andrew STEWART Esq

Deed for one hundred and fifty acres of Land in Dunbar Township sold as the property of James HIGAN for arrearages of road and county tax to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of four dollars & five cents -


September Term 1800
STEWART, Sheriff
to
Bennet EVERTON

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to Bennet EVERTON for a house and Lot in Connellsville sold as the property of Conrad HUMBAUGH and John LEWIS at the suit of Cornilius WOODRUFF for the use of Isaac MEASON for $76.75


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Andrew STEWART

Treasurers Deed for four hundred and twelve acres of Dunbar Township sold as the property of John PARKER Senr for arrearages of Taxes (County & Road) to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of four dollars & seventy three cents -


Sept 10th
STEWART, Sheriff
to
Isaac MEASON

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to Isaac MEASON for fifty acres of land on BULLSKIN Township, sold as the property of Joseph JARVIS at the suit of Isaac MEASON for thirty dollars


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Andrew STEWART

Deed for three hundred and eighty acres of Land in Connellsville Township sold as the property of Mary HANKMAN for arrearages of Taxes to Andrew STEWART Esq for the sum of four dollars and five cents -


STEWART, Sheriff
to
Joseph TORRENCE

He also acknowledges his deed to Joseph TORRENCE for a house and lot in Connellsville sold as the property of George LAMB at the suit of Isaac MEASON for 60 dollars.


June 9, 1828
BOYLES Treasurer
to
Robert WILKINSON

Deed for one hundred and fifty one acres of Land in Wharton Township sold for arrearages of County Road tax, as the property of Philip HAGMAN (?) to Robert WILKINSON for the sum of five dollars and fifty cents -


September Term 1801
STEWART, Sheriff
to
Matthew HARTFORD

He also acknowledges his deed to Matthew HARTFORD for two hundred acres of Land in Bullskin TOWNSHIP sold as the property of Matthew HARTFORD by the Commissioners of Fayette County, for arrears of tax, for the sum of two dollars and forty cents.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Robert WILKINSON

Deed of the Treasurer for four hundred acres of Land in Henry Clay Township sold as the property of John PHILLIPS for arrearages of road & county tax to Robert WILKINSON for the sum Eight Dollars & eight sent -


STEWART, Sheriff
to
William ROBERTS
10th September

The sheriff acknowledges his deed to William ROBERTS for a lot of ground no 17 in Union Town, sold as the property of Christian WISEMAN at the suit of William ROBERTS for eighty seven dollars.


Jun 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Robert PATTERSON

Deed for a house and lot of ground in Bridgeport sold as the property of James MALCONSON (MALCOMSON) for arrearages of road and county tax, to Robert PATTERSON for the sum of five dollars & twelve and a half cents -


STEWART, Sheriff
to
William ROBERTS

He also acknowledges his deed to William ROBERTS for a house and lot in Middletown, sold as the property of Christian WISEMAN at the suit of William ROBERTS for fifty dollars


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Herman GEBHART

Deed for one hundred acres of land in Saltlick Township sold as the property of Samuel TATE for arrearages of Road & County tax to Herman GEBHART for the sum of five dollars & ninty one cents -


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
John GALLAGHER

Deed for four hundred and thirty acres of Land in Wharton Township sold for arrearages of Road & County tax, as the property of Peter BECK to John GALLAHER for the sum of seven dollars & eighty seven & a half cents


September Term 1800
STEWART Sheriff
to
William ROBERTS

He also acknowledges his deed to William ROBERTS for one monty (?) of a lot of ground in Union Town, adjoining Charles HICKMAN sold as the property of Christian WISEMAN, at the suit of William ROBERTS for forty-seven dollars and fifty cents.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Herman GEBHEART

Treasurers Deed for four hundred and twenty acres of Land in Saltlick Township, sold as the property of Robert JOHNSTON for arrearages of taxes to Herman GEBHART for the sum of four dollars & forty cents -


STEWART Sheriff
to
James MORRISON

The sheriff acknowledges his deed to James MORRISON for a tract of land of about forty acres with a forge thereon sold as the property of George LAMB at the suit of Joseph KENINEL (?) for one hundred and ten dollars.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Herman GEBHEART

Deed for four hundred acres of Land in Saltlick Township sold as the property of Stephen RAWDON for arrearages of road & county tax to Herman GEBHEART for the sum of four dollars & thirty two cents -


STEWART, Sheriff
to
Joseph THORNTON

Also his deed to Joseph THORNTON for a house and lot on Brownsville No _1 (?) sold as the property of Christian WISEMAN at the suit of William ROBERTS for 60 Dollars


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
James PAULL Jr

Deed for three hundred and ninty acres of Land sold as the property of John MAXWELL for arrearages of road and county tax to James PAULL Jr for the sum of four dollars and sixty seven cents


STEWART, Sheriff
to
Thomas ROGERS
December Term 1800

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to Thomas ROGERS for a house and lot in Connellsville sold as the property of George LAMB at the suit of BARR (?) & McKNIGHT for one hundred & forty two dollars


BOYLE Treasurer
to
James PAULL Jr
June 9, 1828

Deed for two hundred and twenty four acres of Land in Dunbar Township sold as the property of Samuel JACKSON for arrearages of County & Road Tax to James PAULL Jr for four dollars and fifty cents.


March Term 1801
March 12th
STEWART Sheriff
to
Rachel TATE

Sheriff acknowlidges his deed to Rachel TATE for one hundred and forty acres of land, adjoining John TATE, Robert STERRIT and others in Menallan Township for the sum of fifty dollars, at the suit Rachel TATE and Samuel JACKSON, Executors of John TATE sold as the property of Robert TATE.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
John OLIPHANT

Treasurers Deed for two hundred and four and one fourth acres of land in George Township, sold as the property of William MANLER for arrearages of Road & County tax to John OLIPHANT for three dollars and eighty five cents -


STEWART Sheriff
to
Rachel TATE

His other deed to Rachel TATE for over forty acres of land in Redstone Township adjoining John TATE, Philip GRABLE &c for one hundred and twenty dollars, at the suit of Gabriel EVANS sold as the property of Robert TATE and Joshua BROOKS.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Joseph MAN___

Deed for a house and lot of ground in Bridgeport sold as the property of Ebenezer MAJOR for arrearages of taxes Road & County to Joseph MANSON (?) for the sum of three dollars & ninty seven cents


March 13-
Sheriffs Deeds cont.
STEWART Sheriff
to
Samuel MINOR

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to Samuel MINOR and Isaac MINOR for 400 acres of land more or less in Union Township sold as the property of James RANKIN at the suit of James CAMPBELL for four thousand and nine hundred dollars - $4.900


June 9, 1828 or 1808
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Philip LYON

Deed for three hundred and twenty three and three fourth acres of land in Springhill Township sold as the property of Charles YOUNG for arrearages of road & County taxes to Philip LYON for the sum of four dollars & twenty cents.


June 13, 1801
STEWART Sheriff
to
John SIMONSON Esq

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to John SIMONSON Esqr for a tract of land in Bullskin Township adjoining Zach CONNELL, Thomas JOHNSON & others of five hundred acres more or less in one sixth part of Laural furnace and two thousand two hundred acres of land more or less in Wharton Township sold as the property of Joshua GIBSON at the suit of Clement BROOK for five hundred and eighty dollars.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
James BRYANT

Deed for four hundred and three acres of Land in Henry Clay township sold as the property of Jacob SMITH for arrearages of road and County taxes to James BRYANT for the sum of six dollars and fifty six cents.


June Term 1801
STEWART Sheriff
to
John SIMONSON

His other deed to John SIMONSON Esq for a house and lot in Connellsville adjoining Benjamin WELLS and others, sold as the property of Joshua GIBSON at the suit of Clement BROOKS for two hundred and sixty five dollars


June 9 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Uriah SPRINGER

Treasurers Deed for a lot of ground in Union Borrough sold as the property of John S Clair (St Clair?) for arrearages of road & county tax to Uriah SPRINGER for the sum of ten dollars and ten cents -


STEWART Sheriff
to
James MORRISON

His other deed for one divided tract part of a tract of land in Franklin Township containing one hundred acres more or less, sold to James MORRISON Esq as the property of George LAMB at the suit of Joseph K__mil for fourteen dollars.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
John DEFORD

Deed for four hundred acres of Land in Henry Clay Township sold as the property of Edley(?) JOHNSTON for arrearages of Road and county tax, to John DEFORD for the sum of eight dollars.


September Term 1801
Sept 15th 1801
STEWART, Sheriff
to
James GREGG

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to James GREGG for an ___ divided _ronty of a house and lot in Connellsville sold as the property of Stephen FAIRCHILD at the suit of James Gregg (or Grigg) for 33 dollars


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Wm. MORRIS

Deed for a lot of ground in Union Township sold for arrearages of Taxes __ the property of M LUCAS'S heirs - to Wm. MORRIS for the sum of twenty five dollars & 81 cents_ .


STEWART Sheriff
to
Jacob BOWMAN Esq.

He also acknowledges his deed to Jacob BOWMAN Esq for a (pg bent) and lot in Brownsville No 1 sold as the estate of Robert ELLIOT deceased __ the suit of Hiathart (?) & Dale for 240 dollars


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Jas McKEAN

Deed for three hundred and eight & a half acres of Land situate in Sa___ Township, sold as the property of William NORTON for arrearages & County __ T___ James McKEAN for four dollars & one cent _ .


September Term 1801
STEWART Sheriff
to
Samuel YOUNG

His deed to Samuel YOUNG for and undivided Moeity of 402 acres of land in Wharton Township in the possession of Samuel BELL sold as the property of Robert ELLIOT at the suit of Hiathat? and Dale for 355 dollars.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Job JONES

James BOYLE Esq Treasurer of Fayette County acknowledged his deed for four hundred & thirty nine acres of Lane in Dunbar Township, sold as the property of William STEADMAN for arrearages of Road & County tax to Job JONES for the sum of five Dollars


STEWART, Sheriff
to
William HOGG

His deed to William HOGG for a house and two lots in Brownsville situate on Front street sold as the property of Ephraim MUIR at the suit of William HOGG for 430 dollars.


June 9, 1828
BOYLE Treasurer
to
Job JONES

Deed for three hundred and ninty nine & 3/4 acres of Land in Dunbar Township sold as the property of William ALLEN for arrearages of Road & County tax to Job JONES for the sum of five dollars.


16th Dec 1801
STEWART Sheriff
to
Philip PEARSE

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to Philip PEARSE for a house and lot in Woodbridge Town sold as the property of Elias CLARKE at the suit of Philip PEARSE for seventy one dollars.


October 28th A.D. 1830
A. MEASON Treasr
to
Henry BEESON

Came into Court Alfred MEASON Esq and acknowledged his deed for four hundred and four and three fourth acres of Land in Wharton Township, sold as the property of Jacob Ca_e_ for arrearages of Road & County tax to Henry BEESON (miller) for five dollars & seventy six & an half cents.


STEWART Sheriff
to
James RANKIN

He acknowledges his deed to James RANKIN of Franklin Township for one undivided Moiety (?) of a tract of land in Franklin Township containing 710 acres more of less, adjoining William RITTENHOUSE, Adam STEEL and Daniel M LEAN (McLEAN?) sold as the property of James RANKIN of Union Township at the suit of James RANKIN of Franklin Township for 1400 dollars.


Oct 28, 1830
MEASON Treasr
to
Moses CRAWFORD

Deed for three hundred and ninty eight acres of Land in Dunbar Township sold as the property of Joseph BANNING Jr. to Moses CRAWFORD for five dollars $5


December Term 1801

STEWART Sheriff
to
James MORRISON Esq

He acknowledges his deed to James MORRISON Esquire for on hundred acres of land more or less on Springhill Township adjoining William OWINGS, William WILLIAMS and others sold as the property of William NICHOLS at the suit of Richard BELL for 217 dollars


Oct 28, 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
A. STEWART Esq.

Alfred MEASON Esq. Treasurer of Fayette County, comes into Court and acknowledges his Deed for one hundred and thirty two acres in Henry Clay Township sold as the property of Blackman JOHNSON to Andrew STEWART Esq. for six dollars and seventy one sents.


STEWART Sheriff
to
Zadock SPRINGER

He also acknowledges his Deed to Zadock for fifty acres of land more of less in Union Township adjoining Moses HOPWOOD and others, sold as the property of John TARR at the suit of Zadock SPRINGER for thirty three dollars - 33 Dollars.


Oct 28, 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
A. STEWART Esq

Deed to Andrew Stewart Esq for four hundred acres in Henry Clay Township sold as the property of John LYONS alias Walter DENNY for seventeen Dollars


March Term 1802
STEWART Sheriff
to
Eli BARTON
10th March 1802

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to Eli BARTON for a tract of land in Union Township adjoining William RANKIN, John HALL and others containing 124 acres more or less, sold as the property of Charles CLINTON at the suit of Muker (?) COCHRAN & Co on a Jugt and <can't decipher> Esiponas ? from Greene County for $735.


Oct 28, 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
A. STEWART Esqr.

Deed to Andrew STEWART Esq for three hundred & one acres of Land in Saltlick Township, sold as the property of Thomas FLEMING for four Dollars and twenty five cents -.


Oct 28, 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
Jacob PROBASCO

Deed to Jacob PROBASCO for one hundred acres of Land in Henry Clay Township, sold as the property of Thomas MITCHELLS heirs for five dollars and six and one fourth cents.


Sheriffs Deeds cont.
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Oct 28, 1820
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
Henry BEESON

Deed to Henry BEESON (miller) for four hundred and thirty six acres in Union Township, sold as the property of James WILLIAMS for six dollars and fifty eight cents.


STEWART Sheriff
to
Samuel JACKSON

He also acknowledges his deed to Samuel JACKSON for two lots of ground in Brownsville containing about half an acre adjoining Amos TOWNSEND and George KINIAR (KINEAR?) sold as the property of Joseph WOODWARD at the suit of George KINIAR? for 70 dollars.


Oct 28, 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
A. STEWART

Deed to Andrew STEWART for one hundred and sixty acres in Wharton Township sold as the property of Margaret SMILIE for five dollars.


Oct 28, 1830
A. MEASON
to
Andrew STEWART Esq

Deed to Andrew STEWART for one hundred acres in Wharton Township sold as the property of John GADDIS Senior for six dollars.


June Term 1802
STEWART Sheriff
to
William Heith

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to William Hieth for a tract of land in Tyrone Township bounded by lands of Alex LONG, Jacob STRICKLER, Joseph COPPER and others, acres more or less now in the ??? of James BLACKISTON, sold as the estate of Valentine CRAWFORD in the hands of John MINTON his surviving administrator at the suit of James STEPHENSON and John NEVILL (?), for the sum of one hundred dollars.


Oct 28, 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
Andrew STEWART

Deed to Andrew STEWART for four hundred and twenty six acres in Wharton township sold as the property of John McKISSOCK for seven DOLLARS & cent.


September Term 1802
STEWART Sheriff
to
Thomas HADDEN Esq. (14th Sept)

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to Thomas HADDEN Esquire for a house and lot in Union Town. sold as the property of Christian WISEMAN at the suit of John CARR for three hundred & ten dollars.


A. MEASON Treasr.
to
Jacob DAUSON

Deed to Jacob DAUSON for three hundred and fifty sic acres in Wharton township sold as the property of Jacob DOWNARDs heirs for sixteen Dollars.


STEWART Sheriff
to
James ROGERS
Sept 17th

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to James ROGERS for one fourth part of Yough Forge, a house and lot in Connellsville, and a grass lot in the same place sold as the property of George LAMB at the suit of Isaac MEASON and John WELSH for the aggregate sum of one hundred and eighty five dollars $185.
Forge - $185
House - 21
Grasslot - 18 = $185


Oct 28, 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
James PIPER

His deed to James PIPER for two lots of ground on Spring street in Connellsville sold as the property of James WILLIAMS for four dollars.


December Term 1802
1802 Dec 17th
HAMILTON Sheriff
of Washington County
to
William HEATH

George HAMILTON Esqr. sheriff of Washington County acknowledges his deed to William HEATH of a tract of land in Washington County containing one thousand acres more or less, situate on Chartiers Creek Sold as the estate of Valentine CRAWFORD decd. and at the suit of James STEPHENSON and John NEVILL for 1700 $


Oct 23 or 28 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
Robert PATTERSON

Deed to Robert PATTERSON for one lot of ground in Bridgeport sold as the property of Possifour (?) VERNON for three dollars & 81 cents.


15 March 1803
ALLEN Sheriff
to
Samuel McMILLEN

The Sheriff acknowledges ___ deed to Samuel McMILLEN for a tract of land called Fairfield situate in Luzerne Township containing 239 acres, sold as the estate of Andrew FRAZER deceased, on a Mortgage and Judgement to the said Samuel McMILLEN for the sum of $1501.25


Oct 28 1830
A. MEASON Treasurer
to
Andrew STEWART

Alfred MEASON Esq comes into court and acknowledges his deed to Andrew STEWART for four hundred & twenty six acres in Saltlick Township sold as the property of Robert JOHNSTON for four dollars & thirty eight cents.


ALLEN Sheriff
to
Zadock SPRINGER
19th Mch

He also acknowledges his deed to Zadock SPRINGER for a house and two lots of ground in Woodstock Nos 103 & 104 sold as the property of Ebenezer BEBOUT at the suit of said Zadock SPRINGER FOR $51.00.


Oct 28 1830
A. MEASON Trear.
to
Robert McDOWELL

Deed to Robert McDOWELL for four hundred acres in Wharton township sold as the property of Eli SPRINGER for four dollars and fifty cents.


September Term 1803
ALLEN Sheriff
to
John DIXSON

14th Sepr. Sheriff acknowledges his deed to John DIXSON for a house and lot in Brownsville sold as the property of Ellis NICHOLS at the suit of John DIXSON for $145 Dollars.


Oct 28 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
Elijah CROSSLAND

Deed to Elijah CROSSLAND for three hundred and thirty acres in Wharton Township sold as the property of Joseph HARALD for nineteen Dollars and twenty five cents.


ALLEN Sheriff
to
James PARKER

He also acknowledges his deed to James PARKER for 70 acres of land more or less, adjoining Henry GRIER (?) & others in Franklin and Menallan Township, sold as the property of Jonathan HILL at the suit of William LINN for thirty nine dollars.


December Term 1802
ALLEN Sheriff
to
James MORRISON

Dec 14 - The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to James MORRISON Esquire for a small tract of land in Luzerne Township adjoining Asa CUDWALLADER, Job BRIGGS, and BRIGGS town containing 24 acres 3 quarter and 39 perches, sold as the property of Paull SANDERS at the suit of John GRABLE and John BUCKIDS for $312.


Oct 28 1830
A. MEASON Treasr.
to
Andrew STEWART

Deed to Andrew STEWART for sixty five acres in Saltlick, Township, sold as the property of Stephen FAIRCHILD for four dollars & 20 cents.


ALLEN Sheriff
to
Dan WILLIAMS

His deed to Dan WILLIAMS for an undivided third part of 129 acres of land in Springhill Township adjoining Thomas TOBIN and others, sold as the property of Samuel WILLIAMS at the suit of William SQUIRE (?) for $95.


Oct 28 1830
A. MEASON Treasr
to Elijah CROSSLAND

Deed to Elijah CROSSLAND for forty five acres in Union Township sold as the property of Dennis SPRINGER heirs for five dollars & 10 cents.


ALLEN Sheriff
to
George EBERT

His deed to George EBERT for a tract of land in Tyson Township containing one hundred & six acres more or less, adjoining Rebecca HATCHINS and David PE__Y (?) sold as the property of Valentine SICK_ISTO?? at the suit of William COON for 491 dollars.


A. MEASON Treasr
to
Jacob PROBASCUO
Oct 28 1830

Deed to Jacob PROBASCO for four hundred seven & an half acres of Land in Henry Clay township sold as the property of POTTER & SMITH for seven dollars


ALLEN Sheriff
to
James MORRISON
Dec 15

The Sheriff acknowledges his deed to James MORRISON Esquire for a small tract of land in Luzerne Township adjoining Asa CADWALLADER, Job BRIGGS, and Briggs town containing 24 acres 3 quarter and 39 perches sold as the property of Paull SANDERS at the suit of John GRABLE and John BUCKIDS for $312.


Oct 28, 1830

A. MEASON Treasr to Deed to Andrew STEWART for sixty five acres in Saltlick Township, sold as the property of Stephen FAIRCHILD for four dollars & 20 cents.


ALLEN Sheriff
to
Dan WILLIAMS

His deed to Dan WILLIAMS for an undivided third part of 129 acres of land in Springhill Township adjoining Thomas TOBIN and others, sold as the property of Samuel WILLIAMS at the suit of William Squire (?) for $95.


A. MEASON Treasr.
to
Elijah CROSSLAND

Oct 28, 1830

Deed to Elijah CROSSLAND for forty five acres in Union Township sold as the property of Dennis SPRINGERS heirs for five dollars & 10 cents.


ALLEN Sheriff
to
George EBERT

His deed to George EBERT for a tract of land in Tyrone Township containing one hundred & six acres more or less, adjoining Rebecca HATCHINS and David PERRY, sold as the property of Valentine SECHRIST at the suit of William COON for 491 dollars.


The Keystone Courier, Friday, September 12, 1884.
Contributed by Harold Spaugy.

SHERRIF'S DEEDS ACKNOWLEDGED:
Sheriff Sterling acknowledged his deeds poll as follows;
To ISAAC T GILMORE, for tract of land in Springfield township containing 450 acres, sold as the property of GEORGE JOHNSON for $2500.
To CYRUS ECHARD, for southern half of lot no. 52 in Dawson Borough, sold as the property of CHRISTIAN ECHARD, for $755.
To ANDREW STEWART'S executors for tract of land in Stewart township containing 250 acres, taken as the property of JOSEPH LEONARD'S administrators and sold for $50.
To ALFRED HOWELL, for the undivided one-half of a tract of land in Stewart township containing 304 acres, sold as the property of MILTON S COLLINS, for $2006.
To ISAAC SMOTHERS, for lot of ground in Bridgeport sold as property of RICHARD CRABLE for $200.
To HENRY JONES, for tract of land in Springhill sold as the property of JOHN M PRINKEY for $325.