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Title Property Record of 1 Morris Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.236
Scope & Content Property Record of 1 Morris Avenue



- Lot 225 -


1873 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Mary Ann Hazelton/ 99 years from 20 August 1873/ Term rent $75.00/ 157/1


- Easterly 1/2 Lot 225 only -

1878 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Edward Pollard, Titusville, PA
1878 Lease Assigned: John W. Newmaker, Foxborough, PA
1879 Lease Assigned: J.C. Rhodes
1880 Lease Assigned: William H. Shortt, Sugar Grove, PA
1905 Lease Assigned: Chautauqua Institution, Consideration $1200.00


- Westerly 1/2 Lot 225 only -

1878 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Lewis B. Silliman, Titusville, PA
1878 Lease Assigned: A.K. Murry, Titusville, PA
1886 Lease Assigned: C.W. Myrick, Sherman, NY
1889 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Abbie S. Wallace, Warren, OH
1905 Lease Assigned: Chautauqua Institution/ Consideration $1500.00


- Lot 290 -

1875 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Rev. J.G. Hawkins, Erie Conference of M.E. Church/ 99 years from 16 August 1875/ Term rent $100.00


- Easterly 1/2 Lot 290 only -

1878 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Rev. Benjamin Franklin Wade, Randolph, NY


- Westerly 1/2 Lot 290 -

1878 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: William I. Metcalf, Mineral Ridge, Ohio
1896 Mr. Metcalf sold his 1/2 Lot to his neighbor Rev. B.F. Wade
1896 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Rev. Benjamin F. Wade, Girard, PA/ covering all of Lot 290 at the corner of Bliss and Ramble Avenues

1905 Area Replatted to make room for the longer Colonnade and access roads

1909 Rev. Wade assigned his lease for Lot 290 as part of the trade made for a lease of New Lot 225 which the Institution staked out of Old Lot 225, Ramble Avenue and Centennial Park/ Lot 290 became part of the access road at the East end of the Colonnard/ Wade's nearly completed house, built to replace their original cottage, was moved to the New Lot 225 and (is still there in 1990) and known as 1 Morris Avenue


- Lot 291 -

1875 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Rev. H.M. Chamberlain and Rev. D.C. Plannett, both Erie Conference/ 99 years from 15 August 1875/ Term rent $100.00
1881 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Abraham Bashline, Volusia, NY
1884 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Mrs. Annie E. Miller (later known as Mrs. Annie E. Gibbs)
1890 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Miss Lucy Sturgeon, Fairview, PA
1891 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Jane Ann Cornell
1892 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Alice Herrick
1902 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Jane Ann Cornell, Chautauqua, NY
1909 Lease Assigned: Chautauqua Institution to facilitate rearrangement of roadway at head of Bliss Avenue/ Much of this Lot became access road to rear of the new Colonnade Builidng (See 1990 Map)


- Balance of Lot 291 -

1983 Chautauqua Institution deed: Marilyn G. Levinson, Erie, PA to enlarge Lot 292, next door, owned by the Levinsons since 1972/ 1979/338


- New Lot 225 -

1909 Chautauqua Institution lease: Rev. Benjamin F. Wade, Cleveland, Ohio
1910 Estate: Benjamin Franklin Wade died October 14, 1910, leaving everything to his only child, Frank C. Wade, Cleveland, Ohio
1939 Chautauqua Institution Deed: Frank C. Wade, University Heights, OH/ In lieu of lease to his father/ 653/70
1939 Estate: Frank Carol Wade died intestate in March 1939/ Son, Arthur E. Wade, Adm./ The heirs-at-law were wife, Grace A. Wade; daughter, Florence W. McKee; and son, Arthur
1941 Fred D. Cogswell, Silver Creek, NY/ 665/422
1946 Eiizabeth Brown, Chautauqua, NY/ 756/206
1948 Garra L. Lester, M.D., Chautauqua, NY/ 813/119
1986 Marilyn G. Levinson, Erie, PA/ 2111/609
1986 Chautauqua Enterprises, Inc./ 2111/613
1987 Lester Realty Partners, a General Partnership/ 1 Morris Avenue, Chautauqua, NY/ 2128/411
1999 Kari B. Soffel, Bemus Point, NY/ 51-7-10.1
2004 Garrit Kuechle to Richard & Carol Rufener, Mountain Lakes, NY 07046
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Chautauqua Enterprises, Inc.
Lester Realty Partners
Soffel, Kari B.
Hazelton, Mary Ann
Pollard, Edward
Newmaker, John W.
Rhodes, J.C.
Shortt, William H.
Silliman, Lewis B.
Murry, A.K.
Myrick, C.W.
Wallace, Abbie S.
Hawkins, J.G.
Wade, Benjamin Franklin
Metcalf, William I.
Chamberlain, H.M.
Plannett, D.C.
Bashline, Abraham
Miller, Annie E.
Gibbs, Annie E.
Sturgeon, Lucy A.
Cornell, Jane Ann
Herrick, Alice
Levinson, Marilyn G.
Wade, Frank Carol
Wade, Arthur E.
Wade, Grace A.
McKee, Florence W.
Cogswell, Fred D.
Brown, Elizabeth
Lester, Garra L., M.D.
Kuechle, Garrit
Rufener, Richard
Rufener, Carol
Real Estate
cottages
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 One Morris Condo
Cottage Build Date 1879