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Title Property Record of 49 North Lake Drive
Catalog Number 2007.09.120
Scope & Content Property Record of 49 North Lake Drive

- Lot 981 only -

1883 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Dr. John A. Steven, Hartford, CT/ 99 years from 10 September 1883/ Term rent $500.00

- All Six Lots - (981, 982, 983, 1035, 1036, 1037)

1892 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Louise Igoe Miller, Canton, Ohio/ 99 years from 16 May 1892/ Term rent $2300.00
1900 Mrs. Miller sold the leases for the four Northerly Lots to Oliver W. Norton and kept the two Southerly ones, 983 and 1035 for her use.
1901 Mrs. Miller sold the two Southerly Lots to Oliver W. Norton
1901 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Oliver W. Norton, Chicago, Illinois
1921 Estate: Oliver W. Norton died intestate/ The heirs-at-law were: Ralph H. Norton & wife, Elizabeth C. Norton, Chicago, IL; Elliott S. Norton & wife, Helen Bender Norton, New York City; S. Vincent Norton & wife, May Lyon Norton, Birmingham, MI; and Lucy C. Norton, Chicago, IL/ They all assigned their interests to Nathan William MacChesney as Trustee
1922 Chautauqua Institution lease: Nathan W. MacChesney, Trustee
1923 Chautauqua Institution lease: Ralph H. Norton, Chicago, IL
1929 Note: Norton Memorial Hall was built by Mrs. Oliver W. Norton in memory of her husband and daughter, Ruth/ Guiding the building project was son, Ralph H. Norton
1939 Chautauqua Institution deed: Ralph H. Norton, Chicago, Illinois/ In lieu of the 1923 lease to him/ 653/68/ Note: Ralph H. Norton was President of Chautauqua Institution from 1944 to 1946
1947 Howell W. Kitchell (wife, Dorothy), Evanston, IL/ 708/610
1947 Truman P. & Isabelle R. Reed (H&W), Oil City, PA/ 782/266
1948 Estate: Truman P. Reed died intestate March 23, 1948/ Case #9345/ Surviving spouse later known as Isabelle R. Hunter, Geneva, IL
1950 Clyde E. & Virginia M. Speer (H&W), Mars, PA/ 886/303
1960 Estate: Clyde E. Speer died testate March 27, 1960/ Wills 50/205
1969 Katharine C. Cornell, Gates Mills, Ohio/ 1368/449
1980 R. William, Jr. & Chloe T. Cornell (H&W), Winnetka, IL/ As tenants by the entirety/ 1885/384
2007 October 1 - R. William Cornell, 49 North Lake Dr., Chautauqua; to The Cornell 2007 Trust, Kenneth & David Cornell, 6163 Pelican Bay Blvd., Naples, FL 34108/ 280.80-1-2
2008 January 23 - R. William Cornell, 49 N Lake Dr., Chautauqua; to David Cornell, Trustee, & Kenneth Cornell, Trustee, 6163 Pelican Bay Blvd #701, Naples, FL 34108/ 280.80-1-2
2009 May 18 R. William Cornell, Jr. to Kenneth Cornell & David Cornell, 6361 Pelican Bay Blvd. #701, Naples, FL 34108; 2677/150

2010 March 2 R. William Cornell to The Cornell 2007 Irrov. Trust, 6361 Pelican Bay Blvd. #701, Naples, FL 34108; 2694/761
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Miller, Louise Igo
Norton, Oliver W.
Norton, Lucy C.
Norton, Ralph H.
Steven, John A.
Norton, Elizabeth C.
Norton, Elliott S.
Norton, Helen Bender
Norton, S. Vincent
Norton, May Lyon
MacChesney, Nathan William
Kitchell, Howell W.
Kitchell, Dorothy
Reed, Truman P.
Reed, Isabelle R.
Hunter, Isabelle R.
Speer, Clyde E.
Speer, Virginia M.
Cornell, Katharine C.
Cornell, R. William, Jr.
Cornell, Chloe T.
Cornell, David
Cornell, Kenneth
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