|Title||Property Record of 35 Foster Avenue|
|Scope & Content||
Property Record of 35 Foster Avenue
- Lot 654 -
1883 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: John Willoughby and Sarah E. Prosser, both from Jamestown, NY/ 99 years from 5 October 1883/ Term rent $125.00
1885 Assigned: Mrs. Sarah C. Willoughby, Dallas City, PA
1900 Estate: Sarah C. Willoughby died testate/ Anna B. Willoughby, Executrix/ Wills 12/625
1900 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Sarah E. Prosser and Mrs. Clara B. Aldrich, Jamestown, NY
1906 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mary J. (Mrs. John W.) Baker and her sister, Elizabeth White, both from Allegheny, PA
1908 Chautauqua Institution lease: Miss Elizabeth White, Allegheny, PA
1911 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Mary J. Baker, Pittsburgh, PA
1917 Estate: Mary J. Baker died testate in January 1917/ John S. Craig, Extr./ The will instructed the Executor to liquidate the assets and give the proceeds to the Permanent Annuity Fund of the Pittsburgh Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church/ Wills 139/521
1917 Chautauqua Institution lease: Laura (Mrs. J.D.) Ley, Titusville, PA/ 567/527
1960 Estate: Laura Ley died testate in Mississippi and the Chautauqua property not included in the administration of the estate, apparently/ The Will named three grandchildren of the deceased to inherit her cottage/ They were the daughters of Harriet Ley DeWeese of Philadelphia, Mississippi and named: Joan DeWeese Nelson Bergan County, NJ; Dawn DeWeese Chimes and their brother, DeWitt DeWeese, Jr., both from Neshoba County, Mississippi/ The three heirs agreed to sell the Chautauqua cottage to Mr. and Mrs. Harvuot of Nanuet, NY when they could obtain a deed/ Misc. Rec. 97/214
1963 Mrs. Harriet Ley DeWeese paid the $415.00 assessment against her mother's cottage made in the mid-thirties by the Chautauqua Reorganization Committee, to clear the way to obtain a Chautauqua Institution deed to the Harvuots
1963 Chautauqua Institution deed: Clifford T., Jr. & Nellis Harvuot (H&W), Nanuet, NY/ As tenants by the entirety/ 715/56
2006 May 9 - Clifford & Susan Harvuot to Clifford Harvuot, 2 Regis Ct., Suffern, NY 10901/ 297.32-3-14/ 52-25-4
|Dates of Creation||2007|
|Collection||The Arthur Wade Property File Collection|
Methodist Episcopal Church
Baker, Mary J.
Deweese, Harriet Ley
Deweese, DeWitt, Jr.
Nelson, Joan Deweese
Prosser, Sarah E.
Willoughby, Sarah C.
Willoughby, Anna B.
Aldrich, Clara B.
Craig, John S.
Harvuot, Clifford T., Jr.
Chautauqua Reorganization Corporation
|Object Name||Property reference file|
|Lexicon category||10: Unclassifiable Artifacts|
|Lexicon sub-category||Need to Classify|
|Dates of Accumulation||2007|
|Cottage Build Date||1895|