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Title Property Record of 12 Peck Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.282
Scope & Content Property Record of 12 Peck Avenue


- Lot 491 -

1990 Note: The history of this property is difficult to learn because no leases have been found for this Lot 491 in the Institution Vault/ We do know, however, that this area of the Grounds was surveyed and Lots offered for lease by the Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly about 1878/
The Township Tax Assessors' old records show:
Year Leaseholder Mailing Address Valuation

1879 Unsold $ 150
1884 Sullivan, Henry P. Girard, PA 175
1888 Sullivan, Henry P. Girard, PA 200
1892 Sullivan, Mrs. H.P. Auburn, NY 200
1896 Nevins, Miss Clara L. Titusville, PA 200
It can be assumed that Miss Nevins improved the modes cottage because the Tax Valuation was doubled by 1899
1899 Nevins, Miss Clara L. Washington, DC 400
1902 Adnit, Mrs. H.H. Bradford, PA 400
1910 Craine, Mrs. Eunice L. Temple, TX 400
1913 Parmly, Mrs. Mary ? 900
1917 Parmly, Mrs. Mary ? 1100

19?? Chautauqua Institution lease: Nora J. Gliss (Mrs. C.E. Gliss)/ (After the Institutionn's reorganization in the mid 1930s, it no longer issued leases to cottage holders.)
1973 Estate: Nora J. Williams died testate sometime in December 1973/ Ward G. Mayer, Executor, Arcade, NY/ Copy of Will recorded February 21, 1975 in Chautauqua County Deed Liber 1548 at page 1/ "...I direct my Executor to sell the real property located at #11 Foster and #12 Peck Avenues... for the benefit of the Subscription Fund for the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra."
1974 Chautauqua Institution deed: Ward G. Mayer, Executor of the Estate of Nora J. Williams, late of Arcade, NY/ In lieu of the unspecified lease to Nora J. Gliss, later known as Nora J. Williams/ 1503/21
1974 Frederick J. & Jeanne S. Ilse (H&W), Akron, Ohio/ As tenants by the entirety/ 1510/43
1991 Ilse Family Trust dated December 20, 1991/ 2266/555
2001 Sunnyside Cottage LTD, Akron, OH/ 52-28-8
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Sunnyside Cottage LTD
Sullivan, Henry P.
Sullivan, Mrs. H.P.
Nevins, Clara L.
Adnit, Mrs. H.H.
Craine, Mrs. Eunice L.
Parmly, Mary
Gliss, Nora J.
Williams, Nora J.
Mayer, Ward G.
Ilse, Frederick J.
Ilse, Jeanne S.
Real Estate
Cottages
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