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Title Property Record of 10 Vincent Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.488
Scope & Content Property Record of 10 Vincent Avenue

- Lot 286 -

1874 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Abner H. Billings, Fair Point, NY/ 99 years from 20 August 1873/ Term rent $75.00/ 157/45
1875 Note: Judging by the Tax Assessors' valuations, it appears that Abner H. Billings built the first cottage on this lot about 1875/ (A small one)
1888 Lease assigned: Mrs. Permelia F. Norton
1896 Estate: Permelia F. Norton died testate/ Homer H. Moore, Executor/ Wills 11/612
1898 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Homer D. Wheeler
1901 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Frank R. Sturgis, Chautauqua, NY
1902 Chautauqua Institution lease: Ira A. Sturgis, Centerville, PA/ Note: The New Cottages article in the July 7, 1902 Assembly Herald included..."New boarding house built by Frank Sturgis and named The Ashland"/ The valuation jumped to $2400 in 1902 after being $1000 for six years
1908 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Delight Donnell, Chautauqua, NY/ (Later known as Mrs. Delight D. Morris)
1922 Chautauqua Institution lease: Roy & Zelma Davis (H&W), Mayville, NY
1923 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Freda M. Milligan, Lowellville, OH
1951 Chautauqua Institution deed: Freda M. Milligan/ In lieu of the 1923 lease to her/ 915/102
1976 Estate: Freda Marie Milligan died testate, September 4, 1976/ Co-Executors were daughter, Ruth Milligan Heinzman, Warren, Ohio and son, Loyal J.H. Milligan, Fort Worth, Texas/ #33603/ Chautauqua Real Estate willed to son, Loyal J.H. Milligan
1982 Paul E. & Mary E. Handley (H&W), San Francisco, California/ 1937/474
1993 David E. & Julie M. Ponkow (H&W), Amherst, NY/ 2293/821
1999 Julie Ponkow, Amherst, NY/ 51-8-13
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Billings, Abner H.
Moore, Homer H.
Donnell, Delight
Morris, Delight D.
Milligan, Freda M.
Milligan, Loyal J.H.
Heinzman, Ruth Milligan
Handley, Mary E.
Handley, Paul E.
Ponkow, David E.
Ponkow, Julie M.
Norton, Permelia F.
Wheeler, Homer D.
Sturgis, Frank R.
Sturgis, Ira A.
Davis, Roy
Davis, Zelma
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 Ashland
Cottage Build Date 1874