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Title Property Record of 8 Miller Park
Catalog Number 2007.09.221
Scope & Content Property Record of 8 Miller Park

- Lot 25 -

1871 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: William W. Franklin, Samuel Mills, Joseph B. Fisher and John G. Jack, Corry, PA/ 15 years from 15 July 1871/ Term rent $100.00/ Note: A few of the earliest leases were written for the short term of 15 years/ By 1872 all were written for 99 years
1873 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Same four men from Corry to replace the short term lease with one for 99 years
1874 Lease Assigned: John G. Jack's 1/4 interest to Mary E. Freeman
1875 Lease Assigned: Samuel Mills' 1/4 interest "in house and lot" to Rev. Thomas Graham
1875 William W. Franklin's 1/4 interest to Joseph B. Fisher
1890 Estate: Joseph B. Fisher died intestate/ Wife, Julia E. Fisher, Administratrix/ The Estate assigned its 1/2 interest to Chautauqua Assembly upon its payment of $400.00 each to Julia E. (Mrs. Joseph B.) Fisher, Mary E. Flanders and to Eugene L. Brown (a grandson of Rev. Thomas Grahma, deceased)
1892 Chautauqua Assembly lease: William M. McRobbie, Aderdeenshire, Scotland
1899 ChautauNye and H.B. Wright, Trustees
1936 A 3 foot wide strip along the Westerly side of #25 was conveyed to the holder of adjoining Lot 24/ (Miss Rachel L. Dithridge)

- Lot 26 -

1873 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Mrs. Hannah A. Barber, Stockton, NY/ 99 years from 20 August 1873/ Term rent $100.00
1886 Estate: Hannah A. Barber died/ James Chapin legatee
1886 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Rev. N.H. Holmes, New Castle, PA/ Note:..."shall keep the cottage...insured...$250.00"
1897 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Samuel W. Dana, New Castle, PA
1899 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Miss Alice S. Veach and Miss Margaret B. Veach, New Castle, PA
1920 Chautauqua Institution lease: Misses Luella Miller, Harriet Miller and Margaret Jane Miller, all of Pittsburgh, PA/ 603/351
1937 A strip along the Easterly side of this Lot 26, 6 feet wide at Miller Park and 7 feet wide at Asbury Avenue was conveyed to the holder of adjoining Lot 27/ (Leonard C. Ritts of Tulsa, Oklahoma)

- Easterly part of Lot 25 & Westerly part of Lot 26 -

1937 Chautauqua Institution lease: Misses Luella, Harriet and Margaret Jean Miller, sisters, all of Pittsburgh, PA
1941 Chautauqua Institution deed: Same three sisters, in lieu of the 1937 lease to them/ 653/224
19?? Estates of Luella Miller and Margaret Jane Miller, both deceased, leaving Harriet Miller the sole survivor and devisee
1954 Donald A. Lawson, Randolph, NY/ 997/284
1958 Robert O. & Anne G. Wilder (H&W), Warren, PA/ As tenants by the entirety/ 1105/90
2005 January, 25 - Clinton Wilder to Clinton & Eleanor Wilder Family Revocable Trust, 130 Spencer Av., Sausalito, CA 94965
2013 November 6 Seller: Clinton & Eleanor Wilder; Buyer: Rachel Harris Wilder, 5036 Sedgwick St. NW Washington, DC 20016
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Holmes, N.H.
Dana, Samuel W.
Veach, Alice S.
Ritts, Leonard C.
Franklin, William W.
Mills, Samuel
Fisher, Joseph B.
Jack, John G.
Freeman, Mary E.
Graham, Thomas
Fisher, Joseph B.
Fisher, Julia E.
Flanders, Mary E.
Brown, Eugene L.
McRobbie, William M.
Howard, Emma Pease
Wright, Mrs. John A.
Wright, Gertrude
Wright, John S.
Nye, Robert T.
Wright, H.B.
Dithridge, Rachel L.
Barber, Hannah A.
Chapin, James
Veach, Margaret B.
Miller, Luella
Miller, Harriet
Miller, Margaret Jane
Lawson, Donald A.
Wilder, Robert O.
Wilder, Anne G.
Wilder, Clinton
Wilder, Eleanor
Real Estate
Wilder Harris, Rachel
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