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Title Property Record of 18 Simpson Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.413
Scope & Content Property Record of 18 Simpson Avenue

- Lot 120 -

1874 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: H.P. Malick, Girard, PA/ 99 years from 5 February 1874/ Term rent $75.00
1880 Lease Assigned to Clara T.H. Eaton/ (Widow of Rev. Samuel J.M. Eaton)/ Note: Judging by the Tax Assessors' valuations, Mrs. Eaton built a cottage in the early 1880's/ As a vacant lot the valuation averaged $190 but by 1884 the valuation had jumped to $550
1886-87 Note: A late winter fire destroyed many of the cottages South and East of the "Auditorium" (now Miller Park) and probably at least damaged Mrs. Eaton's cottage
1895 Estate: Clara T.H. Eaton died in Franklin, PA/ Chautauqua cottage left to Mrs. Louisa T. Medberry and Elizabeth C. Eaton
1905 Elizabeth C. Eaton sold her 1/2 interest to Elinor Young
1907 Elinor Young sold her 1/2 interest to Louise P. McCarthy
1907 Mrs. Louisa T. Medberry sold her 1/2 interest to B.D. Chadwick
1915 B.D. Chadwick sold his 1/2 interest to Louise P. McCarthy, making her the sole leaseholder
1915 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Louise P. McCarthy, Cincinnati, Ohio/ 424/140
1935 Chautauqua Institution lease: Henry C. & Virtue B. Chadwick (H&W), Jamestown, NY
1945 Estate: Henry C. Chadwick died April 28, 1945 intestate
1968 Estate: Virtue B. Chadwick died testate March 11, 1968/ Son, Howard E. Chadwick, Executor/ Wills 58/387/ Legatees: Sons, Howard E. Chadwick and Henry Sheldon Chadwick; and daughter, Nancy Chadwick Ericson
1968 Chautauqua Institution deed: Howard E. Chadwick, Jamestown, NY; Nancy C. Ericson, Mayville, NY; and Henry S. Chadwick, Hamburg, NY/ As equal tenants in common/ In lieu of the 1935 lease to their parents/ 1336/35
1968 William J. & Betty Zoltowicz (H&W), Cleveland Heights, Ohio/ 1343/168
1986 Betty Zoltowicz, Chautauqua, NY/ 2098/174
1987 Chautauqua Enterprises, Inc./ 2124/469
1987 Joan Fogerty Egolf, Brooksville, FL/ 2140/568
1989 Joan Fogerty Egolf Enterprises I, LTD/ 2188/321
1995 Betty Teran, Chautauqua, NY
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Chautauqua Enterprises, Inc.
Joan Fogerty Egolf Enterprises I, LTD
Chadwick, Howard E.
Zoltowitz, Betty
Malick, H.P.
Eaton, Clara T.H.
Eaton, Samuel J.M.
Medberry, Louisa T.
Eaton, Elizabeth C.
Young, Elinor
McCarthy, Louise P.
Chadwick, B.D.
Chadwick, Henry C.
Chadwick, Virtue B.
Chadwick, Henry S.
Ericson, Nancy C.
Zoltowicz, William J.
Egolf, Joan Fogerty
Teran, Betty
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 Wind Rush Cottage
Cottage Build Date original after 1880/before 1884; 1888 after the fire of 86-87