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Title Property Record of 8 Simpson Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.407
Scope & Content Property Record of 8 Simpson Avenue

- Lot 110 -

1873 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: William Gifford, Mayville, NY/ 99 years from 1 August 1873/ Term rent $50.00/ 157/13
1875 Lease Assigned to Mary A. Carley/ 169/331
1881 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Sarah H. Giboney, Marietta, Ohio
1891 Chautauqua Assembly lease: William C. Hickox, Brooklyn, NY
1900 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Rev. Henry M. Crydenwise, Lestershire, NY

- Lot 112 -

1874 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Robert Jones, Jamestown, NY/ 99 years from 12 August 1873/ Term rent $50.00/ Note: Original Lot 112 less 10 feet taken off its Southerly side for an alley, which is now part of Miller Avenue
1874 Lease Assigned to E.J.L. Baker
1875 Lease Assigned to C.O. Scofield and W.H. Casselman
1879 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: W.H. Casselman, Open Meadows, NY
1879 Lease Assigned to James Newhouse
1890 Chautauqua Assembly lease: J. Franklin Hunt (Director of Buildings & Grounds)

- Lots 110 & 112 -

1903 Chautauqua Institution lease: Chautauqua County Pomona Grange "...or shall cease to be used for Grange purposes for a term of five years...the premises shall revert to said Chautauqua Institution, party of the first part." Grange Hall built c. 1903
1942 Chautauqua Institution deed: Chautauqua County Pomona Grange, Chautauqua, New York/ Subject to a similar reversionary provision shown above/ In lieu of the 1903 lease to the Grange/ 653/252
1963 Edwin V. & Dorthea E. Smith (H&W), Yonkers, NY/ 1213/589
1976 Estate: Edwin V. Smith died/ Wife, Dorthea E. Smith, Survivor, Fredonia, NY
1978 Carolyn B. (Mrs. Fred R.) Whaley, Snyder, NY/ 1767/75
1987 Fred R., Jr. & Carolyn B. Whaley (H&W), Lakeview, NY/ 2118/315
1988 Steven Z. & Mary Gibb Mitchell (H&W), Akron, Ohio/ 2177/112 and 2177/114
2007 November 13 - Steven Mitchell to The Steven Z. Mitchell Revocable Trust, 716 Springwater Dr., Akron, OH 44333/ 297.24-2-34

Additional material available in the property file. See The Chautauqua Assembly Herald, August 22, 1903.
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Chautauqua County Pomona Grange
Carley, Mary A.
Giboney, Sarah H.
Jones, Robert
Baker, E.J.L.
Hunt, J.F.
Gifford, William
Hickox, William C.
Crydenwise, Henry M.
Scofield, C.O.
Casselman, W.H.
Newhouse, James
Smith, Edwin V.
Smith, Dorthea E.
Whaley, Carolyn B.
Whaley, Fred R., Jr.
Mitchell, Steven Z.
Mitchell, Mary Gibb
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 Pamona Grange of the Patrons of Husbandry
Cottage Build Date 1903