PUBLIC SALE Of SEATED AND UNSEATED LANDS By The COMMISSIONERS OF LACKAWANNA CO On 13th Day of October, 1902, at 10 O'Clock A M

Notice is hereby given in pursuance of the general acts of assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania directing the mode of selling seated and unseated lands that have been in the possession of the County Commissioners and remaining unredeemed for two years and upwards, there will be exposed to public sale on the 13th day of October, A. D. 1902, at 10 O'Clock AM at the Grand Jury room I the Court House, in the city of Scranton, the following properties, unless the same are redeemed previous to that time, to wit:

UNSTEATED LANDS.

No   # of acres  Owner/reputed owners  Descrip.of Property  Taxes, Int, Cost                                                     
ARCHBALD BOROUGH
                                                                       
1    100       Jones, Edward, et, al         Nathan Wade tract     98.57
 
CARBONDALE TOWNSHIP
                                                                       
2    220       Willis, W. W.             Charles Hurst tract      118.04
3    404       Owner, Unknown            Jesse Shove tract        555.03
4    440       Owner, Unknown            Benjamin Shove tract     627.40
5    250       Williams & Smith          Jonathan Dilley tract    114.50
 
JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP
6    110       Ferris, Freemont         J. Dilley tract            44.29
7    377       Iwanoski, Rev. B.        Mrs J. Conrad tract       111.57
8    165       Willis, W. W.            Robert Irwin tract         52.11
9    100       Willis, W. W.            Elizabeth Branham tract    46.56
 
LEHIGH TOWNSHIP
10   310       Burke, Wm. J.            William Wilmot tract       35.88
11   100       Iwannoski, Rev. B.       James Burnside tract       14.93
12   300       Koch, John H.            J. Morrell tract           32.32
13   407       Willis, W. W.            John Reed tract            42.61
14   128       O'Boyle, A. F.           Hannah Reese tract         17.16
15   221       Schuman, Karl            John Stein tract           21.86
16   231       Wagner, Charles F.       H. F. Moore tract          26.52
 
RANSOM  TOWNSHIP
17    36       Everhart, James M.       Dan Turner tract           90.44
 
ROARING BROOK TOWNSHIP
18    23       Willis, W. W.            E. Gruse tract             18.99
19    40       Owner, unknown           Near No 11 school          11.88
 
SPRING BROOK TOWNSHIP
                                                                      
20   100, 1 house   Barrett, Edward      J. Lawrence tract         70.32
21   212            Dunning, A. B.       Thomas Dundas tract      134.91
22   100            Jenkins, John H.     Joseph Bennett tract      66.72
23   212            Phelps, Jacob        Thomas Dundas tract      134.96
24    98            Schultz, Theodore    Rhoda Holcomb tract       59.74
25   309            Schwenk, John        Casper Thiel tract       188.46
26   423            White, B. F.         J. Wentnor tract         250.84                       & H. J. Zeigler
27   474            White, B. F.         J. Young tract           230.42
& H. J. Zeigler

WINTON BOROUGH
28   430            Willis, W. W.        J. Steinberg tract       137.46
 
To be Continued: Marge Gray (Film Scranton Republican Newspaper 1902)

Submitted by: Marge Gray

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