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From: "George W. Fisher" <>
Subject: Re: [PAWESTMO-L] Tax Lists Westmoreland county 1786-1810
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 1998 17:36:26 -0600


Hi Jane,
Did you find any FISHERs in either of the Hempfield counties? I think my
Fishers were listed in Hempfield Township, because Madison was in that
Township about that time, before incorporating. Thank you for any info.
Regards,
George W. Fisher

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Date: Monday, February 16, 1998 1:18 PM
Subject: [PAWESTMO-L] Tax Lists Westmoreland county 1786-1810

>Dear Wayne, Rosalie, Bill, Diane, Mildred, Ron:
>
>Sorry to be so slow in answering your look-up requests. My car broke down
>last Friday and this is the first day I've been able to get to my computer
>again:
>
>I have a copy of Tax Lists Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 1786-1810,
edited
>by William H. Dumont, Special Publications of the National Genealogical
>Society, No. 33 (Washington, D.C.: 1968). This is an index. And it is
only a
>partial list. This is the tax rolls it includes: Rostraver Township,
1795;
>Huntington Township, South District, 1786; Huntington Township, Northern
>District, 1786,1788, 1810; Mt. Pleasant Township 1786; Hempfield, South
>District, 1786; Northern Hempfield Township 1786; Hempfiedl Township 1798,
>1810; Hemphill [sic: probably Hempfield] 1802,1805; Borough of
Greensburgh,
>1802, 1808, 1810; Wheatfield Township 1806.
>
>S.M. stands for Single Man. M.C. may mean County Militia
>
>Please be aware that this is only a representative list, compiled by Mr.
>Dumont. Not all counties are included. Not all periods are included.
Only
>the counties and dates stated above can be searched through this index.
>
>Here is what I found for the names you asked me to check on:
>
>1. McMasters
>
> Mt. Pleasant Township, 1786: McMaster, Wm., Jrl,; McMaster, Wm., Sr.;
>McMaster, James; McMaster, James, Jr.
>
> Hempfield Township, south District, 1786: McMaster, Wm.
>
>2. Donaldson
>
> Hempfield Township, 1798: Donnelston, John
>
> Borough of Greesnburgh, 1808: Bennsiton, Joseph (tin.s.)
>
>3. Blystone (I found no names which seemed to match)
>
>4. McCutcheon
>
> Huntington Township, North District, 1788: McCutchon, James
>
> Borough of Greensurg, 1808: McKutchin, James
>
> Borough of Greensburgh, 1808: McCutchen, James
>
>5. Finney
>
> Rostraver Township, 1795: Finny, Wm.; Finny, Jas.; Finny, Jas. & Wm.
>Ranklin; Finny, Jno. (S.M.)
>
>6. Steen ( I found no close matches unless this name could possibly be a
>Steel/Steal/Stell/Still -- please advise)
>
>7. Patterson/Wells (I inadvertantly overlooked these names. Will check
>tonight.)
>
>8. Creigh (I found no matches)
>
>9. Redman
>
> Wheatfield Township, 1806: "unseated" (delinquent) lands: Redman,
>Joseph, Sr.; Redman, Joseph, Jr.; Redman, John
>
>10. Ritchey
>
> Rostraver Township, 1795: Ritchey, Abraham (landlord); Ritchey, Wm.;
>Ritchey, Jno.; Ritchey, Wm.
>
> Wheatfield Township, 1806: Ritchey, Adam
>
>11. Frew
>
> Huntington Township, North District, 1810: Frew, Andrew
>
>12. Kirkwood (I found no matches)
>
>13. Stewart
>
> Rostraver Township, 1795: Stewart, Jno.; Stewart, Jas.; Stewart,
Jas.;
>Stewart, Jas. (S.M.)
>
> Mr. Pleasant Township, 1786: Stewart, Robt.
>
> Huntington Township, North District, 1810: Stewart, Robt.
(innkeeper);
>Stewart, Capt. John
>
> Hempfield Township, 1798: Stuart, Nathan (M.C.); Stuart, Alex. (M.C.)
>
> Borough of Greensburgh, 1802: Stewart, Alexander; Stewart, Nathaniel
>
> Borough of Greensburgh, 1804: Stuart, Alexander (butcher); Stuart,
John
>(Innkeeper)
>
> Greensburgh, 1808: Stewart, Nathaniel; Stewart, Alexander; Stewart,
John
>
> Borough of Greensburgh, 1810: Stewart, John (innkeeper)
>
> Wheatfield Township, 1806: Stuart, Wm. (hunter); Stuart, William;
>Stuart, Charles (S.M.); "unseated" (delinquent lands): Stuart, William
>
>14. Dillon (I found no matches)
>
>15. Smith
>
> Rostraver Township, 1795: Smith, Wm.
>
> Huntington Township, South District, 1786: Smith, Robt.; Smith,
Andrus;
>Smith, Col. James; Smith, Jno. (S.M.); Smith, Andrew, Sr.
>
> Mr. Pleasant Township, 1796: Smith, Philip; Smith, George; Smith,
>Thomas; freeman: Smith, Robert, no baile [bondsman] stated
>
> Huntington Township, North District, 1786: Smith, Wm.; Smith, Samuel
>
> Huntington Township, North District, 1788: Smith, Samuel; Smith,
Peter
>
> Huntington Township, North District, 1810: Smith, Robert; Smith,
John;
>Smith, Michael; Smith, Christian; Smith, widow
>
> Hempfield, Sourth District, 1786: Smith, Micchal; Smith, Henry;
Smith,
>Christopher; Smith, Leonard (name crossed out); Smith, Philop [sic]; Smith,
>Jacob
>
> Hempfield Township, 1798: Smith, Robt. ("unseated" or delinquent);
>Smith, Michael; Smith, Geo; Smith, Philip (M.C.); Smith, Jacob (com'r.);
>Smith, Adam; Smith, Wm.
>
> Hemphill [sic: probably Hempfield] Township, 1802: Smith, Michael,
Sr.;
>Smith, Adam; Smith, Michael, Jr.; Smith, Simon (S.M.); Smith, Philip;
Smith,
>George; Smith, Jacob; Smith, Henry (S.M.); Smith, George, Jr.; Smith,
Henry
>
> Hemphill [sic: probably Hempfield] Township, 1805: Smith, Geo.;
Smith,
>widow; Smith, Michael (S.M.); Smith, Philip; Smith, Jacob; Smith, Henry
>
> Hempfield Township, 1810: Smith, John (tenant); Smith, John; Smith,
>Jacob; Smith, Henry; Smith, George; Smith, Philip; Smith, Adam; Smith,
Jacob;
>Smith, George
>
> Borough of Greensburgh, 1802: Smith, John
>
> Borough of Greensburgh, 1804: Smith, John
>
> Greensburgh, 1808: Smith, John
>
> Borough of Greensburgh, 1810: Smith, John (nailor[sic])
>
> Wheatfield Township, 1806: "unseated" (delinquent) lands: Smith,
John;
>Smith, George; Smith, Robert
>
>Jane Cooper
>
>
>
>
>
>
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