Lot 406

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Survey notes ca. 1787

Location

For the location of this lot click on 1787 map of Berne.

Description

157 acre square lot. "This is a midling good lot but stony towards the west bounds. It is well watered by a fine brook." "Beech, Maple & Hemlock timber."[1]

History

  • 1787 John Coleman had a house and "small improvements" on this lot.[1]
  • 1787 map of Berne shows land as vacant with a road cutting through the SE corner and a house with a small cleared area.
  • 1790 Matthias McIntosh[2]
  • 1831 Reuben Finch.[2]
  • 1866 Beers map of Berne shows ...

Additional Media


Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 Survey notes ca. 1787
  2. 2.0 2.1 Van Rensselaer lease records summary of Van Rensselaer Manor records at the NYS Archives