|Title||Property Record of 32 Center Avenue|
|Scope & Content||
Property Record of 32 Center Avenue
- Lots 743 & 744 -
1896 Chautauqua Assembly lease: James A. Steele, Pittsburgh, PA/ 99 years from 27 August 1896/ Term rent $550.00
1899 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Alfred C. Knox, Ben Avon, PA
1925 Estate: Alfred C. Knox died December 10, 1925/ Cottage left to wife, Annie E. Knox, Ben Avon
1930 Estate: Annie E. Knox died March 5, 1930, textate/ Son, William F. Knox, Executor/ Cottage willed to her four children: Louisa W. Knox, Juliet H. Knox, Mary K. Harper and William F. Knox/ "Share and share alike"
1939 Chautauqua Institution deed: Same three sisters and their one brother/ In lieu of the 1899 lease to Alfred C. Knox/ 653/14
1951 William F. Knox transferred his undivided 1/4 interest to his sister, Juliet H. Knox/ 895/338
1956 Estate: Juliet H. Knox died testate/ Brother, William F. Knox, Exec./ Her 1/2 interest willed to sister, Louisa W. Knox/ Wills 93/29
1976 Estate: Mary Harper Knox died testate/ Son, Samuel Knox Harper, Exec./ Her 1/4 interest willed to her sons, S. Knox Harper and Heber R. Harper, equally/ Wills 93/14
1982 Estate: Louisa W. Knox died testate/ Nephew, Samuel Knox Harper, Exec./ Her 3/4 interest willed to nephews, Samuel Knox Harper and Heber R. Harper, equally Wills 143/439
1987 Samuel Knox Harper gave his 1/2 interest to his wife, Laura L. Harper, Warren, PA/ 2121/537
1987 Note: After 88 years in the same family this property appears to be owned: 1/2 by Heber R. Harper, grandson of Alfred C. Knox and 1/2 by Laura L. Harper, wife of Samuel Knox Harper, another grandson of Alfred C. Knox
1992 S. Knox Harper (husband of Grantor) 1/2 interest/ (Other 1/2 owned by Heber R. Harperr)/ 2278/864
2000 Rebecca Harper, Warren, PA/ 48-3-2
Additional material available in the property file.
|Dates of Creation||2007|
|Collection||The Arthur Wade Property File Collection|
Steele, James A.
Knox, Alfred C.
Knox, Annie E.
Knox, Louisa W.
Knox, Juliet H.
Harper, Mary K.
Knox, William F.
Harper, Samuel Knox
Harper, Heber R.
Harper, Laura L.
|Object Name||Property reference file|
|Lexicon category||10: Unclassifiable Artifacts|
|Lexicon sub-category||Need to Classify|
|Dates of Accumulation||2007|
|Cottage Nickname||Knox Cottage|
|Cottage Build Date||1900|