Village and Town of Newburgh Records
1803-1838/15

Newburgh 28 June 1817 The Undersigned Com
missioners of Common Schools for the town of
Newburgh having met and having before them
reports as received on or before the first of April
by the then Commissioners from districts No 1.2.
3.5.6.7.9.10.11.12.13.14 & part of No 4 & part of No 8,
annexed to No 2 in Shawangunk. Resolved that the
money received during the present year be divided
amongst those districts according to law
 

D. W. Bate
Joseph Smith Perry
Leonard Smith

Copy

 

 

I. Belknap Clk

We the undersigned two of the Commissioners of Common
Schools for the town of Montgomery in the County of Orange
do hereby consent to annex that part of district No 5
beginning at and on the line between the towns of New-
burgh and Montgomery at a a point southeast from the
house of John Knapp; thence west to the Highway;
thence along the Highway to the Northerly side of said
house; thence easterly on a straight line to the town of
Newburgh, including the family of the said Knapp,
to district No 10 of Common Schools in the town of New
burgh - June 6th 1817
 

 

Nathaniel P. Hill
Alexander Thompson

This is to certify that we accept the above John Knapp
into district No 10
 

David Belknap Jr
John F. Boyd
Christian Crist

 Trustees
 

 We the Undersigned Commisssioners of Common
Schools for the town of Newburgh do consent & order
that the within described part of district No 5 in the
town of Montgomery be annexed to and become a part
of No 10 in the town of Newburgh - the trustees of said
No 10 having given their assent in writing thereto
 

Newburgh 28 June 1817

 

 

David W. Bate
Joseph Smith Perry
Leonard Smith

Copy

 

 

 

I. Belknap Clk

 

Commissioners of Common Schools for the town of
Newburgh for the year 1817 in Account

 

Dr

1817
March 26

To money appropriated and unpaid
at the time of auditing last account as

 

follows Viz dividend to District No

3

 

$87.60

 

 

" part of "

9

 

13.97

 

 

10

 

35.41

 

 

14

 

16.05

May 24

To Cash received from County Treasurer

 

272.41

 

 

1818
feby21

" " " " Town Collector

 

544.82

 

 

  

To dividend of district No 9 forfeited because the
Trustees employed a teacher who was not ex-
amined & who had no certificate from the
Inspectors, and who taught in the Schools on
the 24th May 1817

10.92

1817 Cr

 

 

 

$981.18

 

March 26

By cash paid district number

3

87.60

 

27

" " " " "

10

35.41

 

31

" " " " "

14

 

April 14

" " "part of" "

9

13.97

 

May 24

By dividend to " "

1 paid

19.99

 

 

" " " " "

2 paid

18.72

 

 

" " " " "

3 paid

15.011/2

 

 

" " " " "

4 paid

4.481/2

 

 

" " " " "

5 paid

11.70

 

 

" " " " "

6 paid

9.161/2

 

 

" " " " "

7 paid

10.721/2

 

 

" " "part of" "

8 paid

3.12

 

 

" " " " "

9 forfeited

10.92

 

 

" " " " "

10 paid

14.231/2

 

 

" " " " "

11 paid

15.401/2

 

 

" " " " "

12 paid

14.82

 

 

" " " " "

13 paid

115.83

 

 

" " " " "

14 paid

8.19

1818

 

 

 

 

 

July 21

By dividend to " "

1 paid

40.83

 

 

" " " " "

2 paid

38.27

 

 

" " " " "

3 paid

30.70

 

 

" " " " "

4 paid

9.19

 

 

" " " " "

5 paid

23.92

 

 

" " " " "

6 paid

18.75

 

 

" " " " "

7 paid

21.93

 

 

" " "part of" "

8

6.39

 

 

" " " " "

9

21.87

 

 

" " " " "

10 paid

29.09

 

 

" " " " "

11 paid

31.49

 

 

" " " " "

12 paid

30.30

 

 

" " " " "

13 paid

236.45

 

 

" " " " "

14 paid

16.75

 

 

 

 

$981.18

Dr

 

 

 

 

March 30

to dividend to part of No 8 unpaid

6.39

 

 

 

 " 9 unpaid

21.87

 

 

 

 

 

$28.26

 

 

Copy

 

 

 

 

 

I. Belknap Clk 

We the Underssigned Commissioners of Com-
-mon Schools in the Town of Marlborough
have agreed to annex School District No 5
in the Town of Marlborough to District No 14
in the Town of Newburgh the School house
to be in the Town of Marlborough - and David
Staples Nathl Wygant Ira Staples Michael
Wygant 2nd S[ ] Lockwood William Lockwood
and Barnard Bond if he request to be exempt
from Any Part of the expence of Building said
School House but to have the Privilege of sending
their Children to the School whenever they
please

Marlborough 23d May 1818
 

Benjm Townsend
Saml Decker

Com of Com. Schools

Recorded June 9th 1818

 

 

 

H.H.Reeve T.C.

 

  Dr

1818 

Commissioners of Common Schools
in Account

March 30 

To money appropriated & unpaid
at the time of auditing accounts
Viz dividend to part of district No

 8

 $6.37

" "

 

 

 

9

21.87

July 16

Cash recd of County Treasurer

 

272.41

1819

feby22

" " of Collector

 

 

272.41

 

 

 

 

 

573.06

 

Credit

 

1818

 

 

 

April 7

By dividend to part of district No

8 paid

6.37

 

 

By dividend to part of district No

9 paid

21.87

 

July 16

By dividend to " "

1 paid

17.74 1/2

 

 

" " " " "

2 paid

17.35 1/2

 

 

" " " " "

3

14.23 1/2

 

 

" " " " "

4 paid

4.29

 

 

" " " " "

5

14.82

 

 

" " " " "

6 paid

10.33 1/2

 

 

" " " " "

7 paid

8.58

 

 

" " " part of "

9 paid

3.31 1/2

 

 

" " " " "

10 paid

17.55

 

 

" " " " "

11 paid

18.91 1/2

 

 

" " " " "

12 paid

15.21

 

 

" " " " "

13

118.17

 

 

" " " " "

14

8.19

 

1819 feby 22

" " " " "

1 paid

18.29

 

 

" " " " "

2 paid

17.90

 

 

" " " " "

3

14.68

 

 

" " " " "

4 paid

4.42

 

 

" " " " "

5

15.28

 

 

" " " " "

6 paid

10.66

 

 

" " " " "

7

8.85

 

 

" " " part of "

9

3.43

 

 

" " " " "

10 paid

18.10

 

 

" " " " "

11 paid

19.50

 

 

" " " " "

12 paid

15.69

 

 

" " " " "

13

120.86

 

 

" " " " "

14

8.45

 

 

 

 

$573.06

1819

Dr

 

 

 

March 30

To Cash on hand appropriated but unpaid 

 

 

Viz dividend to No 3 

 

14.23 1/2

 

 

 

 

14.68 =

$28.91 1/2

 

 

 

" 5

14.82

 

 

 

 

15.28 =

30.10

 

 

 

" 13

118.17

 

 

 

 

120.86 =

239.03

 

 

 

" 14

8.19

 

 

 

 

8.45 =

16.64

 

 

 

" 8

8.85

 

 

 

" part of 9

3.43

 

 

 

 

 

$326.961/2

 

D. W. Bate
a Commissioner

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Copy

R H Reeve Town Clerk

 

1819 July 30 1819

At a meeting of the Commissioners of
Common Schools for Newburgh reports having
been received by them in due time from all the
districts and parts of districts in the town resolved
that the reports of all the districts and parts of dis-
tricts except of district number eight be accepted
as proper and sufficient and that the money re-
ceived this year be distributed among those districts
and parts of districts whose reports are legal, in
proportion to the number of children reported

 

D.W. Bate
Joseph Smith Perry
Henry Butterworth

(a copy)

 

 

R. H. Reeve Town Clerk

Commissioners of Com. Schools for the town of
Newburgh for the year 1819 in account

Dr

 1819
March 30

To cash on hand at the audit of a/c

 

appropriated as follows Viz

 

 

 

To district number

3

$14.23 1/2

 

 

 

 

 

14.68 =

$29.91 1/2

 

 

" " "

5

14.82

 

 

 

 

15.28 =

30.10

 

 

" " "

13

118.17

 

 

 

 

120.86 =

239.03

 

 

" " "

14

8.19

 

 

 

 

8.45 =

16.64

 

 

" " "

7

 

8.85

 

 

Prt of " "

9

 

3.43

 

 

 

 

 

$326.96 1/2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 9

By cash paid pt of

district number

9

 

$ 3.43

April 14

By cash paid

district number

5

 

30.10

Mar 31

By cash paid

district number

3

 

28.91 1/2

"

By cash paid

district number

14

 

16.64

Apr 1

By cash paid

district number

13

 

239.03

3

By cash paid

district number

7

 

8.85

 

 

 

 

326.96 1/2

Debtor

 

July 23

To cash from County Treasurer

 

$272.41

 

Dec 31

" " " Town Collector

394.39

 

 

 

 

766.80

 

Credit

 

July 23

By dividend to district number 1

15.50

 

1819 Continued brought up

 

 

 

 

15.50

 

July 23

By dividend to district number

2 paid

16.75

 

 

" " " " "

3

13.70

 

 

" " " " "

4 paid

3.98

 

 

" " " " "

5

13.88

 

 

" " " " "

6 paid

9.56

 

 

" " " " "

7 paid

8.66

 

 

" " " " "

9

11.70

 

 

" " " part of "

9

3.26

 

 

" " " " "

10 paid

13.88

 

 

" " " " "

11 paid

16.20

 

 

" " " " "

12 paid

18.76

 

 

" " " " "

13

121.50

 

 

" " " " "

14

5.06

 

Dec 31

" " " " "

1

22.40

 

 

" " " " "

2 paid

24.23

 

 

" " " " "

3

19.81

 

 

" " " " "

4 paid

5.76

 

 

" " " " "

5

20.08

 

 

" " " " "

6 paid

13.84

 

 

" " " " "

7 paid

12.54

 

 

" " " " "

9

16.96

 

 

" " " part of "

9 paid

4.72

 

 

" " " " "

10 paid

20.06

 

 

" " " " "

11 paid

23.45

 

 

" " " " "

12 paid

27.17

 

 

" " " " "

13

176.04

 

 

" " " " "

14

7.33

 

 

 

 

 

$666.80

1820

 

Debtor

March 28

 

to cash on hand appropriated as above 
but unpaid, as follows viz 

 

 

To district number 1

 

$15.50

 

 

 

 

22.40

 

 

 

 

 

$37.90

 

 

" " " 3

 

13.70

 

 

 

 

19.81

 

 

 

 

 

33.51

 

 

" " " 5

 

13.88

 

 

 

 

20.08

 

 

 

 

 

33.96

 

 

" " " 9

 

16.96

 

 

" " " 13

 

121.50

 

 

 

 

176.04

 

 

 

 

 

297.54

 

 

" " " 14

 

5.06

 

 

 

 

7.33

 

 

 

 

 

12.39

 

 

 

 

 

$432.26

 

 

D.W. Bate
a Commissioner

endorsed

 

 

 

 

 

Audited March 28 1820

 

 

Isaac Belknap
John Thorne
D. Tooker

 Auditors 

 

 

 

 

A true copy
R.H. Reeve

 Town Clerk 

September 4, 1820 At a meeting of the Commis-
sioners of Common Schools of the town of Newburgh
The said Commissioners having before them reports
from all the districts and parts of districts of said
Town as received within the time required by law it
was resolved that the said reports be accepted
as they contain all the requisites required by
law And that all money received and to be
received during the current year be divided
amongst the said districts according to Law

D. W. Bate
Daniel Birdsall
Henry Butterworth

Comsrs

To the Commissioners of Common Schools for
the town of Newburgh

We the undersigned
Inhabitants of School district number eight in
said town considering that we will be materially
benefitted thereby do pray that the following part
of said district number eight may be set off from
the same and attached to and made a part of
School district number seven in said town. Viz.
Beginning at a point in the northerly line thereof
in front of the northeast corner of John D Nicholls
land running thence along said Nicholls
east and south lines to the east line of Cornelius
D Woods land; thence along his east line to his
south east corner thence along this south line and
the south line of Hugh Spiers land to the west.
 

line of the said district thence along it to the north
west corner of said district and thence along the
north line of said district to the place of begin-
ning - Dated October 21st 1820

C D Wood
Gilbert Anderson
John Turner
English T. Crawford

We the trustees of said School district number eight
do consent to the above alteration being made

Trustees

 

Dated October 21, 1820

John Milburn
Joshua Marston
David Bond

We the Trustees of the within mentioned School
district number seven do consent that the
prayer of the within petition be granted
 

Dated October 21st. 1820

 

David Garnsey
Elisha King

Trustees

At a meeting of the Commissioners of Common
Schools of the town of Newburgh this day they have
seen and examined the within petition and
the assent of the trustees of the eighth and of the
seventh School district thereto attached do approve
of the alteration thereby requsted and do here-
by order and direct that the within described
 

part of said district number eight be detached
therefrom and be annexed to and made a part
of district number seven from this date

Dated October 21st. 1820

DW Bate
Daniel Birdsall
H. Butterworth

Commissioners
of Common Schools

 True copies
R H Reeve Town Clerk

 

At a meeting of the commissioners of common
Schools for the town of Newburgh held on the twenty
seventh day of february 1821

The petition of the trustees and Inhabitants
of School district number four in said town
having been read, praying that said district
may be dissolved and a part thereof be attached
to district number two and the residue to num-
be fourteen; the said Commissioners having seen
fit to grant the prayer of said petition do hereby
order and resolve that said district number four
be and the same is hereby dissolved and all
that part thereof lying south of the north of Sam-
uel Purdy's farm and of a line drawn in continuation
thereof to the west bounds of said district number
four be and the same is hereby attached to and
made a part of district number two in the Said
town, and all the rest and residue of said dis-
trict number four be and is hereby annexed to
and made part of district number fourteen
in said town

D W Bate
H Butterworth

Commissioners

We the Trustees of district number fourteen
do consent to the within alteration of our
district - Dated february 27, 1821

Caleb Fowler
Isaac Bloomer

Trustees

Middletown district No 2

We the trustees of district number two do con-
sent to the within alteration of our district
 

Dated february 27, 1821

 

Purdy Fowler
Samuel Corwin

Trustees

True copies
R.H. Reeve Town Clerk

 

__________________________________________________

 
1820 

Commissioners of Common Schools in
Account for the year 1820

 Dr 

March 28

To cash on hand at the time of the
audit of a/cs appropriated as follows

 

 

 

 

 

 

Viz To district number 1

$15.50

 

 

22.60 =

$37.90

 

" " 3

13.70

 

 

 

19.81 =

33.51

 

" " 5

13.88

 

 

 

20.08 =

33.96

 

" " 9

 

16.96

 

" " 13

121.50

 

 

 

176.04 =

297.54

 

" " 14

5.00

 

 

 

7.33 =

12.39

 

 

 

$432.26

Credit
 

By cash paid to district number 1

 

$37.90

 

" " " " " 3

 

33.51

 

" " " " " 5

 

33.96

 

" " " " " 13

 

297.54

 

" " " " " 14

 

12.39

 

" " " " " 9

 

16.96

 

 

 

$432.26

 Carried over - 

1820

 

Dr

May 12

To Cash received from County Treasurer

$394.39

 

" " " " Town Collector

394.39

 

 

 

$788.78

 

Credit

May 12

By dividend to district number

1

paid

$20.88

 

" " " "

2

paid

23.52

 

" " " "

3

 

15.36

 

" " part of " "

4

 

5.04

 

" " " "

5

 

18.96

 

" " " "

6

paid

13.68

 

" " " "

7

paid

11.28

 

" " " "

8

paid

23.04

 

" " " "

9

paid

12.48

 

" " part of " "

9

paid

4.56

 

" " " "

10

paid

19.20

 

" " " "

11

paid

19.68

 

" " " "

12

paid

21.60

 

" " " "

13

 

172.08

 

" " part of " "

14

 

7.20

Dec 12

" " " "

1

paid

21.12

 

" " " "

2

paid

24.20

 

" " " "

3

 

15.87

 

" " part of " "

4

 

5.19

 

" " " "

5

 

19.54

 

" " " "

6

paid

14.09

 

" " " "

7

paid

11.62

 

" " " "

8

paid

23.75

 

" " " "

9

paid

12.86

 

" " part of " "

9

 

4.70

 

" " " "

10

paid

19.79

 

" " " "

11

paid

20.28

 

" " " "

12

 

22.26

 

" " " "

13

 

176.54

 

" " part of " "

14

 

7.41

 

 

 

 

$788.78

 1821
March 27

To cash on hand appropriated as follows

 

 

 

To district number 3

15.36

 

 

 

15.87

= $31.23

 

To district number 4

5.04

 

 

 

5.19

= 10.23

 

To district number 5

18.96

 

 

 

19.54

= 38.50

 

To district number 12

 

22.26

 

To district number 13

172.08

 

 

 

176.54

= 348.62

 

To district number 14

7.20

 

 

 

7.41

= 14.61

 

Total amount of cash appropriated but unpaid

$470.15

Audited 27 March 1821

D W Bate Commsr

 

 

(a copy)

 

 

R H Reeve Town Clerk

At a meeting of the commissioners of
common schools of the town of NewBurgh
on the sixteenth day of July 1821 reports
having been received from districts Number
1.2.3.5.6.7.8.9.10.11.12.13 part of No 9 annexed
to No 2 in the town of Shawangunk & from
No 14 annexed to No 5 in marlborough
with in the time requird by Law which
reports having been examined by the
Commissioners and found to contain all
requisites required by the law except the
report from district number Nine which
is deficient, it was resolved that the money
received the present year be divided ac-
cording to law among all the said dis-
tricts and parts of districts except district
Number Nine which district is not enti
=tled to receive any money this year
William Walsh
Town Clerk

D W Bate
H Butterworth
Joseph Smith Perry

Commissioners

 

 

 

 

 

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