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Title Property Record of 15 Roberts Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.364
Scope & Content Property Record of 15 Roberts Avenue

- Lot 142 -

1873 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Allen Peck, Panama, NY/ 99 years from 15 July 1872/ Term rent $100.00
*1878 Lease assigned: James B. Randolph and William Daniels, both from Panama, NY
1885 William Daniels sold his half interest, "It being the West half of the building erected on said lease at the corner of Roberts and Miller Avenues" for $600.00 to Joseph C. & Sarah A. Scott of Chautauqua, NY
1886 James B. Randolph sold his half interest, "It being the East half of the building..." for $550.00 to the same Joseph & Sarah Scott (H&W)
1911 Estate: Joseph C. Scott died testate in 1911 survived by wife, Sarah A. Scott and sons, Winfield E. Scott and Newton K. Scott/ Wills 17/188
1921 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Dora Thompson, Harborcreek, PA
1924 Chautauqua Institution lease: William H. & Belle M. Marsh (H&W)
1926 Chautauqua Institution lease: Grandon E. & Jennie Schultz Cooper (H&W)
1953 Chautauqua Institution deed: Grandon E. & Jennie E. Cooper (H&W), Chautauqua, NY/ In lieu of the 1926 lease to them/ 968/539
1971 Donna Cooper Dort (Later known as Mrs. Donna C. Miller), Chautauqua, NY/ Case #27513

* 1990 Addendum: Judging by Tax Assessors' valuations, it appears that - This is the only cottage ever built on this lot and was erected by William Daniels and James Randolph about 1878/ The valuation of the vacant lot was $80.00 in 1877 and jumped to $600.00 in 1879 indicating a structure had been added
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Scott, Sarah A.
Peck, Allen
Randolph, James B.
Daniels, William
Scott, Joseph C.
Scott, Winfield E.
Scott, Newton K.
Thompson, Dora
Marsh, William H.
Marsh, Belle M.
Cooper, Jennie Schultz
Cooper, Jennie E.
Cooper, Grandon E.
Dort, Donna Cooper
Miller, Donna C.
Real Estate
Object Name Property reference file
Classification Real Estate
Lexicon category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Need to Classify
Catalog type Archive
Dates of Accumulation 2007
Cottage Nickname The Cooper
Cottage Build Date c. 1878