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Title Property Record of 1 Pratt Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.313
Scope & Content Property Record of 1 Pratt Avenue


- Lot 400 only -

1878 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: William Rice, Leon, NY/ 99 years from 12 October 1877/ In trade for Lot 277 lease made December 17, 1877
1889 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Polly Davis, Chautauqua
1903 Estate: Polly Davis died intestate/ Her only heirs at law were Delight Donnell, Sylvester Davis and Marian A. Fisher
1903 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Delight Donnell, Chautauqua, NY/ Note: "...agrees too keep the buildings erected and to be erected insured for not less than $500.00..."
1908 Chautauqua Institution lease: James M. & Lucinda H. Crippen (H&W), Chautauqua, NY
1916 Estate: Lucinda H. Crippen died intestate/ Husband, James M. Crippen, Adm.
1916 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Agnes J. Lewis, Chautauqua, NY
1922 Estate: Agnes J. Lewis died intestate/ Mary P. Park, Administratrix
1922 Estate: Robert I. Park died intestate/ Mary P. Park, Adm.
1923 Chautauqua Institution lease: The Estate of Robert I. Park, deceased
1937 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Mary P. Park, Chautauqua, NY
1946 Chautauqua Institution deed: Helen G. Park (Mrs. W. Raymond) Brown and Mary P. Carsman/ In lieu of 1937 lease to Mrs. Park/ 756/141
1950 Quit Claim Deed from Mary P. Carsman to Mrs. W. Raymond Brown/ 709/146
1954 St. Elmo Hotel Corporation/ 991/62


- Lot 401 only -

1876 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: J.M. Groves, Bradys Bend, PA/ 99 years from 16 August 1875/ Term rent $100.00
1882 Assigned: J.A. Hovis, Rimersburg, PA
1885 Chautauqua Assembly lease: J.A. Hovis, Belleview, PA
1889 Assigned: Rev. J.M. Barker, Portland, NY
1889 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Rev. D.A. McClenahan and R.S. Robb, Trustees of the United Presbyterian Headquarters Association and their successors in office/ "The building to be used as library and reading rooms and for holding social, literary and religious meetings and not otherwise."
1892 Chautauqua Assembly lease: The United Presbyterian Association of Chautauqua: s/s David A. McClenahan, President and Frank E. Dean, Secretary
1933 Chautauqua Institution lease: The United Presbyterian Association of Chautauqua, NY/ 599/614
1939 Chautauqua Institution deed: Same Association/ In lieu of 1933 lease? 653/137
1947 Presbytery of Caledonia of the U.P. Church of North America/ 785/483
1958 Chautauqua Institution deed: St. Elmo Corporation/ "given for the purpose of eliminating certain use restrictions in the 1947 deed" to allow for hotel uses/ 1118/435
1972 St. Elmo Hotel, Inc./ 1435/515


- Lot 402 only -

1877 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Parker N. Stroup, Wellington, Ohio/ 99 years from 16 August 1873/ Term rent $100
1980 Assigned: Rosie M. (Mrs. O.S.) Baketel
1913 Estate: Rosie M. Baketel died intestate/ Husband, Oliver S. Baketel, Administrator/ (Mr. Baketel was Editor of The Methodist Year Book)
1913 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Agnes J. Lewis, Chautauqua, NY


- Lot 403 only -

1876 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: H.P. Kinnear, Youngsville, PA/ 99 years from 2 September 1876/ Term rent $150.00
1878 Assigned: Mrs. L.C. Flint
1883 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Nehemiah Park, Chautauqua, NY
1887 Estate: Nehemiah Park died intestate/ Helen M. Park, Administratrix
1887 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Helen M. Park, Chautauqua, NY
1891 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Mary L. Shearman, Chautauqua, NY
1915 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Agnes J. Lewis, Chautauqua, NY


- Lot 404 only -

1877 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: C.G. Herrick, James G. McKee, Philip Mead and H.P. Kinnear, all of Youngsville, PA/ 99 years from 26 March 1877/ Consideration - Surrender of Claim to Lot #98
1886 Chautauqua Assembly lease: William M. Edmunds, Tidioute, PA
1889 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Ernest Lavern Park, Chautauqua, NY
1892 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Helen M. Park, Chautauqua, NY
1900 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Agnes J. Lewis


- Lot 405 only -

1878 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Mrs. F.A. Swisher, South Oil City, PA/ 99 years from 20 August 1878/ Term rent $150.00
1887 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Helen M. Park, Chautauqua, NY
1889 Chautauqua Assembly lease: William M. Edmunds, Jamestown, NY
1890 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Miss Eleanor Wade, Chautauqua, NY
1900 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Agnes J. Lewis


- Lot 406 only -

1876 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: D.D. Pickett, Ravenna, Ohio/ 99 years from 4 August 1876/ Term rent $100.00
1887 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: R.S. Borland, Girard, PA
1890 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Adda H. Hatch, Jamestown, NY
1905 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Agnes J. Lewis, Chautauqua, NY


- Lot 407 only -

1880 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Hiram A. Pratt, Chautauqua, NY/ 99 years from 15 July 1880/ Term rent $150.00
1882 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Harriet R. Halsey, Jamestown, NY
1905 Estate: Harriet R. Halsey died leaving Adda H. Hatch as her sole heir
1905 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Agnes J. Lewis, Chautauqua, NY


- Lots 402 - 407 inclusive -

1922 Estate: Agnes J. Lewis died intestate/ Mary P. Park, Administratrix
1937 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Mary P. Park, Chautauqua, NY
Estate: Mary P. Park died testate/ Henen G. Park and Mary P. Carsman, Co-Executrixes
1946 Chautauqua Institution deed: Helen G. Park (Mrs. W. Raymond) Brown and Mary P. Carsman/ In lieu of 1937 lease to Mrs. Mary P. Park/ 756/141
1950 Quit Claim Deed from Mary P. Carsman to Mrs. W. Raymond Brown/ 709/146
1954 St. Elmo Hotel Corporation, 14 Vincent Ave., Chautauqua, NY/ 991/62


- All eight Lots -

1972 St. Elmo Hotel, Inc. a New York business corporation/ 1435/515
1984 St. Elmo Associates, a New York Limited partnership, Tonawanda, NY/ 2039/100


- Tax A/C Retired 1984 See 51 12 1.14 thru 1.67 -

1988 The all new four story structure contains 60 residential and 7 commercial condominium units/ Open House was held June 18, 1988

- Lot 1.41 Unit 306 -

2008 September 4 Seller: Violet Zausner, Tamarac, Florida; Buyer: Ronald Miller, 5076 Orchard Ave., Bethel Park, PA 15102; 2660/384

- Lot 1.30 Unit 210 -

2008 September 15 Seller: Thomas Klier, Orchard Park, NY; Buyer: The Thomas & Mary Klier Living Trust, Thomas & Mary Klier, PO Box 263, Orchard Park, NY 14127; 2661/143

- Lot 1.18 -

2008 October 10 Carol Chimento to Carol Chimento Revocable Trust, 9109 Dansforeshire Way, Wake Forest, NC 27587; 2662/971

- Lot 1.17 -

2008 December 10 Seller: Earl Crim; Buyer: Donna Garner, 4140 Gulf of Mexico Drive #7, Longboat Key, FL 34228; 2668/346

2008 December 10 Donna Garner to The Donna Garner Revocable Trust, 4140 Gulf of Mexico Drive #7, Longboat Key, FL 34228; 2668/359

- Lot 1.67 -

2009 August 4 Seller: Carol Duhme; Buyer: Elmo Pratt, LLC, 8 Edgewood Rd., St. Louis, MO 63124; 2682/28

- Lot 1.3A Unit 3 -

2009 October 30 Seller: Richard Newell; Buyer: Douglas & Lori Maloy, LLC, 14 Jefferson St., Warren, PA 16365; 2687/671

- Lot 1.61 -

2009 December 30 Robert Mandell to Ryan & Aaron Mandell, 5550 Homeland Rd., Wellington, FL 33449; 2691/578

2010 January 13 Robert Mandell to Ryan & Aaron Mandell, 5550 Homeland Rd., Wellington, FL 33449; 2692/313
2013 December 2 Seller: Margaret Simone; Buyer: James & Sandra Witty, 3 Wesley Dr. Frankfort, IN 46041

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Unknown lot numbers:

Unit 307
2014/07/07 Seller: Harry Deischer; Buyer: Kathleen McChesney, PO Box 41, Chautauqua, NY, 14722

Unit 412
2014/08/21 Seller: Dolores Zitner; Buyer: Jack and Barbara Sobel, 6597 Sand City Way, Delray Beach, FL, 33446

Additional material available in the property file.

Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms St. Elmo Hotel Corporation
St. Elmo Hotel, Inc.
St. Elmo Associates
United Presbyterian Headquarters
Presbyterian Association of Chautauqua
Presbytery of Caledonia of the U.P. Church of N.A.
Rice, William
Groves, J.M.
Pratt, Hiram A.
Davis, Polly
Donnell, Delight
Davis, Sylvester Davis
Fisher, Marian A.
Crippen, James M.
Crippen, Lucinda H.
Lewis, Agnes J.
Park, Mary P.
Park, Robert I.
Brown, Helen G. Park
Carsman, Mary P.
Park, Helen G.
Hovis, J.A.
Barker, J.M.
McClenahan, David A.
Robb, R.S.
Dean, Frank E.
Stroup, Parker N.
Baketel, Rosie M.
Baketel, Oliver S.
Kinnear, H.P.
Flint, Louisa C.
Park, Nehemiah
Herrick, C.G.
McKee, James G.
Mead, Philip
Edmunds, William M.
Park, Ernest Lavern
Swisher, Mrs. F.A.
Wade, Eleanor
Pickett, D.D.
Borland, R.S.
Hatch, Adda H.
Halsey, Harriet R.
Real Estate
cottages
Mandell, Robert
Mandell, Aaron
Mandell, Ryan
Simone, Margaret
Witty, James
Witty, Sandra
Zitner, Dolores
Sobel, Jack
Sobel, Barbara
Deischer, Harry
McChesney, Kathleen
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 currently St. Elmo Hotel
Cottage Build Date original house (c. 1890)... addition made in 1918...the attachment of two