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Guide to the York family papers

M2027

1796-1933


Descriptive Summary

Identification: M2027


Creator :York family


Title: York family papers


Dates: 1796-1933


Extent: 0.6 Cubic feet


Language: English



Collection is open for research.


Subjects

York, Bell
York, Galutia
York, Lucy
York, Zebulon
Agriculture--New York (State)--History.
Correspondence.
Financial records.
Legal instruments.

Contents List

Box 1 Folder 1
undated
York genealogy
Box 1 Folder 2
undated
Miscellaneous religious pamphlets
Box 1 Folder 3
undated
Miscellaneous advertisements
Box 1 Folder 4
1866
Notice from Seneca Lake Highland Nurseries of delivery of apple trees
Box 1 Folder 5
undated
Paper with picture and poem denouncing use of snuff
Box 1 Folder 6
1857
Diagram of state assembly chamber
Box 1 Folder 7
undated
Ballot for constitutional amendments
Box 1 Folder 8
1919, 1921
2 New York state Grade Exams, grades 5-7
Box 1 Folder 9
1917
Notice of legal requirements for working papers in New York state
Box 1 Folder 10
undated
Newspaper clipping of tax sale of land in Brookfield, New York
Box 1 Folder 11
undated
Calling card, 2 school merit rewards, and Civic Club membership card
Box 1 Folder 12
1859
"The Gold Mines of Kansas and Nebraska" with map
Box 1 Folder 13
undated
Miscellaneous receipts and business notes
Box 1 Folder 14
undated
Miscellaneous stories, essays, poems, etc.
Box 1 Folder 15
1863, undated
2 accountings of names with numbers, one labeled on back "1863 No. of hops"
Box 1 Folder 16
undated
Drawing of lots showing acreage and names
Box 1 Folder 17
undated
2 drawings showing rectangles labeled with names, possible map of York Cemetery
Box 1 Folder 18
undated
Medicinal recipes
Box 1 Folder 19
undated
Polly York renouncing right as administrix of will of Bell York, unsigned
Box 1 Folder 20
1904
Constitution of W. Brookfield Social Club, signed by Frank D. York, Chairman
Box 1 Folder 21
undated
Agreement between members of York family regarding farm (poor condition)
Box 1 Folder 22
undated
Personal letters
Box 1 Folder 23
1799-1836
Miscellaneous promissory notes etc.
Box 1 Folder 24
1842-1859
Miscellaneous promissory notes and receipts
Box 1 Folder 25
1842-1869
Miscellaneous tax receipts
Box 1 Folder 26
1849
Subpoena for Bell York, Madison County Court House
Box 1 Folder 27
1854-1855
Miscellaneous receipts related to estate of Bell York
Box 1 Folder 28
1860-1880
Miscellaneous promissory notes and receipts
Box 1 Folder 29
1863, 1871
Agreements by Reuben Holmes and Edison Bacon to raise sheep for Zebulon York
Box 1 Folder 30
1862-1863
York Family Letters (Civil War)

Including letters from George K. Coon to Zebulon York dated 1861 December 29, 1865 March 5, 1863 September 28, and 1865 January 18.

Box 1 Folder 31
1863-1868
York Family Letters (Civil War)
Box 1 Folder 32
1863 February 24
Autograph letter signed, Zebulon and Galutia York to unknown
Box 1 Folder 33
1863 April 28
Autograph letter signed and envelope, GR and Amelia Coons to Z. and Lucy York, Eddyville, Iowa
Box 1 Folder 34
1863 October 18
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Austin and Lydia White to Z. and L. York, Stonington, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 35
1863 October 29
Autograph letter signed and envelope, W.J. Blanchard to Z. York
Box 1 Folder 36
1863 November 2
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Cousin Emma to Lucy York, Norwick, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 37
1864 February 7
Autograph letter signed and envelope, William M. White to L. York, Mystic, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 38
1864 February 7
Autograph letter signed, V.H. VanVleck to Z. York, Newfield, New Jersey
Box 1 Folder 39
1864 May 2
Autograph letter signed, name unclear to Z. York regarding pension for deceased son, Hamilton, New York
Box 1 Folder 40
1864 June 29
Typed letter signed, L. Robinson, Comptroller to Z. York regarding taxes, Albany, New York
Box 1 Folder 41
1864 September 17
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Cousin Emma to L. York, Norwich, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 42
1864 December 7
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Cousin Emma to L. York, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 43
1865 January 15
Autograph letter signed, Eliza and James Merchant to Z. York, Ridgefield
Box 1 Folder 44
1865 January 23
Autograph letter signed, Silas Graham to Z. York, Geneva, Michigan
Box 1 Folder 45
1869 April 1
Autograph letter signed, Jedron and Huldah Squire to father BF Coon, Sulivan
Box 1 Folder 46
1869 May 20
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Emma Grove to "Mother" L. York, Brookfield, New York
Box 1 Folder 47
1869 September 20
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Austin and Lydia White to Z. and L. York, Preston (Connecticut?)
Box 1 Folder 48
1871 June 9
Autograph letter signed, Office of State Engineer and Surveyor to Z. York regarding land description, Albany, New York
Box 1 Folder 49
1874 September 30
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Lydia White to Mrs. Edison W. Bacon, Preston, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 50
1880 May 7, December 23
2 postcards from Forbes to Z. York and White to Z. York regarding court case
Box 1 Folder 51
1880 December 13
Autograph letter signed and envelope, SD White to Z. York regarding transcript of judgment
Box 1 Folder 52
1881 January 19
Autograph letter signed, SD White to Z. York regarding request for meeting, Hamilton, New York
Box 1 Folder 53
1887 March 13
Autograph letter signed, D. York to Z. and L York "father and mother" regarding job there, Bridgeport, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 54
1883 December 12
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Lydia White to Lucy York, Preston, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 55
1906 April 5
Autograph letter signed, Frank D. York to "father and all the rest" regarding jobs, Abbott, Mississippi
Box 1 Folder 56
1907 May 17
Poem "Singing with the Angels" by Amelia S. York regarding death of 24 year old
Box 1 Folder 57
1869 March 30
Autograph letter signed, Huldah Squire to Lucy York, Sullivan
Box 1 Folder 58
1864-1878
Miscellaneous bills and receipts for Zebulon York
Box 1 Folder 59
1869-1872
Miscellaneous bills and receipts for various people
Box 1 Folder 60
1871 April 1
Agreement by Edison Bacon to Z. York for "rental" of cows
Box 1 Folder 61
1872 October 11
Subpoena for William York, George Armstrong, and Henry York, Town of Hamilton Court
Box 1 Folder 62
1929 May 7
Legal acknowledgement of satisfaction of contract by Jared York signed by Peter Tschudy
Box 1 Folder 63
1930 July 24
Sales receipt for used Model A Ford Sport Coupe $475, J.F. York
Box 1 Folder 64
1933 December 30
Profit loss statement 1923-1933 and Balance Sheet York Modern Corp.
Box 1 Folder 65
undated
Miscellaneous envelopes
Box 1 Folder 66
undated
Pages of a book (73-120) on "reduction of coins and currencies"
Box 1 Folder 67
1933-1934
Checkbook from Unadilla National Bank, dark green
Box 1 Folder 68
1796 March 8
Autograph letter signed, Bell York to son Bell York regarding smallpox, Stonington, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 69
1796 April 23
Autograph letter signed, B. York to B. York, Stonington, Connecticut
Box 1 Folder 70
1797 August 10
Autograph letter signed, Stephen York to B. York, Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 71
1797 October 11
Autograph letter signed, Anna York to son B. York, Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 72
1798 May 2
Agreement regarding clearing of the land, Brookfield, New York
Box 2 Folder 73
1799 May 29
Autograph letter signed, Polly Chapman to B. York, Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 74
1799 December 5
Autograph letter signed, Cousin to B. York, Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 75
1803 September 22
Description of new highway signed by John Whitmore and Jonathan Morgan, Commissioners
Box 2 Folder 76
1805 February 15
Invoice Jonathan Crouch to B. York for 1 yoke of cattle
Box 2 Folder 77
1806 December 29
Autograph letter signed, B. York to B. York, Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 78
1807 November 7
Autograph letter signed, Bell York to Bell York, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 79
1808 June 29
Autograph letter signed, Robert Purchase to B. York "brother and sister," Phelpstown
Box 2 Folder 80
1809 February 21
Autograph letter signed, B. York to B. York, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 81
1809 June 27
Autograph letter signed, B. York to B. York, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 82
1809 September 20
Promissory note, Zedekian Crandall to B. York, Brookfield, New York
Box 2 Folder 83
1809 November 11
Demand for payment, Levi Love to Bell York
Box 2 Folder 84
1814 March 11
Agreement to lease land and work farm, Samuel Jaquay from B. York, Brookfield, New York
Box 2 Folder 85
1818 March 8
Autograph letter signed, Jeremiah and Thankful York to Yeomans York regarding money, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 86
1819 January
Promise to lease sheep and return double the number, Brookfield, New York
Box 2 Folder 87
1819 March 9
Agreement regarding real estate of Reuben Ransom
Box 2 Folder 88
1819 August 28
Autograph letter signed, B. York to B. York regarding sickness, sending gifts, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 89
1820 May 30
Autograph letter signed, Stephen York to B. York regarding selling land and selling business, Pinkney
Box 2 Folder 90
1820 June 9
Autograph letter signed, Stephen York to wife? and to cousin regarding land and business affairs
Box 2 Folder 91
1820 August 20
Autograph letter signed, Stephen York to cousin and son regarding land and business affairs, Pinkney
Box 2 Folder 92
1820 October 11
Autograph letter signed, Stephen York to Bell York regarding business affairs, Pinkney
Box 2 Folder 93
1822 March 11
Power of attorney by Robert Allen to Bell York regarding debt against Luman Hocum
Box 2 Folder 94
1823 January 5
Autograph letter signed, Sally York to Bell York, N. Stonington
Box 2 Folder 95
1823 November 25
Subpoena William Dye and Roland Nichols
Box 2 Folder 96
1823 September 1
Autograph letter signed, John Morgan to B. York regarding liability for rent, Brookfield, New York
Box 2 Folder 97
1823 December 6
Agreement by Bell York to deliver 1,000 dogwood and hard maple poles to Garden Avery
Box 2 Folder 98
1927 May 6
Receipt on payment of taxes for Bell York and Isaac Miller
Box 2 Folder 99
1829 January 12
Autograph letter signed, Betsy York to Bella and Anna York regarding deaths in family etc.
Box 2 Folder 100
1829 February 6
Autograph letter signed, son or dau? to "mother, sisters, and brothers," Bell York
Box 2 Folder 101
1829 June 2
Autograph letter signed, EM Willett to B. York regarding sale of land
Box 2 Folder 102
1830
Autograph letter signed, ? York to Bell York regarding farm prices etc., N. Stonington
Box 2 Folder 103
1832 June 25
Autograph letter signed, J. Watson Williams to Bell York regarding request for payment on bond, Utica, New York
Box 2 Folder 104
1833 April 17
Autograph letter signed, Bell York to Bell York regarding sickness, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 105
1834 July 26
Autograph letter signed, Avery York to Bell York or Daniel Maine regarding description of area, Canton, Illinois
Box 2 Folder 106
1834 November 12
Autograph letter signed, JW Williams to Bell York regarding demand for payment, Utica, New York
Box 2 Folder 107
1834 November 20
Suit by Marinus Willet and others vs. Bell York
Box 2 Folder 108
1835 March 22
Autograph letter signed, John W. Merchant to "Father York" (B. York) regarding sale of farm, Marshall, New York
Box 2 Folder 109
1831 April 13
Autograph letter signed, James W. Williams to B. York regarding request to sign deed, Utica, New York
Box 2 Folder 110
1840 March 5
Autograph letter signed, Daniel York, executor to B. York regarding estate of Bell York, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 111
1840 March 28
Subpoena, case against Galutia York and handwritten copy, Norwich, New York
Box 2 Folder 112
1840 June 25
Autograph letter signed, Amasa Elsworth to Bell York
Box 2 Folder 113
1840 September 12
Agreement to sell land, David York to Zebulon York, E. Hamilton, New York
Box 2 Folder 114
1840 September 27
Autograph letter signed, Elias Hewitt to B. York regarding estate of Bell York, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 115
1841 July 20
Autograph letter signed, Elias Hewitt to B. York regarding money from estate, N. Stonington, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 116
1844 March 12
Autograph letter signed, Elezan Lathrop (?) to B. York regarding sister teaching school and money owed him
Box 2 Folder 117
1843 November 25
Agreement for use of sheep, Alfred E. Miner
Box 2 Folder 118
1850 June 4
Receipts for back taxes on land sold in Town of DeRuyter, Zebulon York
Box 2 Folder 119
1852 June 8
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Russell and Roxana Bearsley to "Uncle and Aunt" Z. York, McDonough
Box 2 Folder 120
1853 May 7
Autograph letter signed, George R. Coon to "Brother and Sister" Z. and L. York regarding area and prices, Bloomfield, Illinois
Box 2 Folder 121
1852 November 18
Promissory note, Galutia York to Z. York, McDonough
Box 2 Folder 122
1854 April 4
Subpoena, Polly York regarding probate will of Bell York
Box 2 Folder 123
1854 October 17
Receipt for services of Nelson Denison for B. York in 1851
Box 2 Folder 124
1854 February 9
Deed to land in Town of Brookfield from G. York to Z. York
Box 2 Folder 125
1855 December 18
Autograph letter signed, Sally Burrows to "Brother and Sister" Z. and L. York, West Branch
Box 2 Folder 126
1857 March 15
Autograph letter signed and envelope, G.R. Waldron to Z. York regarding taxes on lots in Town of Lincklaen, Albany
Box 2 Folder 127
1858 November 16
Promissory note to Mary Ann Holmes, Hubbards Corners
Box 2 Folder 128
1859 January 25
Receipt for school taxes in Town of Lincklaen
Box 2 Folder 129
1859 February 17
Autograph letter signed, N. Griswald to Z. York regarding hams, Brookfield, New York
Box 2 Folder 130
1859 February 25
Autograph letter signed, George Coon to Lucy York regarding family, prairie, and goldmines, Eddyville, Iowa
Box 2 Folder 131
1859 September 18
Autograph letter signed, Bank of Norwich to Z. York regarding enclosed draft, Norwich, New York
Box 2 Folder 132
1859 December 4
Autograph letter signed, George Coon to Z. and L. York "Brother and Sister", Eddyville, Iowa
Box 2 Folder 133
1860, 1862
Receipts, items purchased of CR Nash by Z. or Emily York
Box 2 Folder 134
1860 May 8
Autograph letter signed, Lydia Coon to Z. and L. York and family "children" regarding sewing hooks and eyes etc., Coventry
Box 2 Folder 135
1860 July 1
Autograph letter signed, Lydia Coon to Z. and L. York regarding sickness, food prices, Norwich
Box 2 Folder 136
1860 August 20
Autograph letter signed, Lydia Coon to Z. and L. York regarding return home, hard times, weather, Norwich
Box 2 Folder 137
1860 August 13
Autograph letter signed, DL Raymond to Z. York regarding money owed, McDonough
Box 2 Folder 138
1860 July 27
Autograph letter signed, Jedron and Huldah Squire to Z. and L. York regarding friends and family, Sulivan
Box 2 Folder 139
1860 November 6
Affidavit by Z. York regarding reason for absence from Board of Registry, Madison County
Box 2 Folder 140
1861 March 30
Road Warrant issued to Z. York, overseer, Town of Brookfield, New York
Box 2 Folder 141
1861 March 31
Autograph letter signed, Austin and Lydia White to "children" Lucy regarding marriage and new home, Montville, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 142
1861 May 22
Autograph letter signed, A. and L. White to "children" regarding miscellaneous, Montville, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 143
1861 August 6
Autograph letter signed, Austin and Lydia White to "children" regarding fish, fruit, July 4th, war, Montville, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 144
1861 September 27
Autograph letter signed and envelope, Mrs. H. Cox to Cousin Lucy regarding hard times and war, Norwich, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 145
1861 December 12
Autograph letter signed, Elisa Cox to L. York "niece", Norwich, Connecticut
Box 2 Folder 146
1862 February 4
Autograph letter signed, J.W. and Elisa Merchant to "Brother" Zebulon York regarding farm prices, weather, family, Ridgefield
Box 2 Folder 147
1862-1863
Account of Z. York for flour, feed, etc.

Repository

Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries

Processing

Finding aid prepared by Finding aid prepared by Kathleen Trychta, January 31, 2013.

Citation

[Identification of item (Author, Title, and Date of item if known)], M2027, York family papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries.



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