Village and Town of Newburgh Records
1803-1838/17

Dr

Commissioners of Common Schools for the Town

 

 

 

 

 

 

1827

 

 

 

Dolls. Cts

March 27

To Cash on hand at the auditing of accounts 

 

appropiated as follows Viz To district No 6

13.00

 

 

14.76

27.76

 

do 14

8.40

 

 

9.54

17.94

 

do 13

178.32

 

 

 

$224.02

 

 

 

May

To Cash from County Treasurer

 

381.57

Dec

" " "

 

381.57

 

 

 

 

 

 

$763.1[2]

1828

 

 

March

To Cash on hand appropiated to District No 13 

162.50

 Signed

D W Bate one of the
commissioners of
Common Schools for
NewBurgh

of Newburgh Accounts for 1827

Cr

1827

By Cash paid to District No 6 as per Receipt

27.76

 

" " " " " 14 " " "

17.94

 

" " " " " 13 " " "

178.32

 

   

 

 

$224.02

May

By dividend to District No 1

16.59

 

" " " " 2

15.69

 

" " " " 3

15.96

 

" " " " 5

24.36

 

" " " " 6

12.18

 

" " " " 7

18.48

 

" " " " 8

25.41

 

" " " " 9

14.07

 

" " pt of " " 9

1.68

 

" " " " 10

17.46

 

" " " " 11

19.11

 

" " " " 12

27.30

 

" " " " 13

157.50

 

" " " " 14

9.45

 

" " " " 1

17.11

 

" " " " 2

16.45

 

" " " " 3

16.45

 

" " " " 5

25.10

 

" " " " 6

12.54

 

" " " " 7

19.03

 

" " " " 8

26.23

 

" " " " 9

14.52

 

" " pt of " " 9

1.75

 

" " " " 10

18.17

 

" " " " 11

19.70

 

" " " " 12

28.16

 

" " " " 13

162.50

 

" " " " 14

9.74

Audited March 28th 1828 

$763.14

Ward M Gazley
David M Dubois
Edmund Sauxsey
[Gilbert] Holmes
William [Walsh]

Auditors

 $227.23
Dr

Commissioners of Common Schools for the Town

 

1828

To Cash on hand at the audit of accounts

 

$ . Cts

March 25

appropiated to District No 13

 

162.50

 

 

   

May

To Cash Received from County Treasurer

 

381.57

Decr

" Cash " " Town Collector

 

381.57

 

 

 

$763.14

 

 

   

1829

 

   

March 31

To Cash on hand at audit of account

  

 

appropiated as follows

 

 

Viz To District No 3

14.06

 

 

14.07

28.13

 

part " " 9

1.59

 

 

1.59

3.18

 

" " 9

14.86

 

 

 

14.86

29.72

 

" " 13

 

166.19

 

   

Signed D W Bate one of
the Commissioners of Common
Schools for the Town of Newburgh

 
of NewBurgh

accounts for 1828

Cr

1828

By Cash paid to District No 13

pd

$162.50

 

  

May

By dividend to district No 1

pd

18.43

 

" " " " 2

pd

18.82

 

" " " " 3

pd

14.06

 

" " " " 5

pd

25.95

 

" " " " 6

pd

14.26

 

" " " " 7

pd

15.26

 

" " " " 8

pd

22.98

 

" " " " 9

 

1.59

 

" " " " 9

 

14.88

 

" " " " 10

pd

17.44

 

" " " " 11

pd

18.05

 

" " " " 12

pd

26.55

 

" " " " 13

pd

165.26

 

" " " " 14

pd

7.54

 

" " " " 1

pd

18.44

 

" " " " 2

pd

18.44

 

" " " " 3

 

14.07

 

" " " " 5

pd

25.97

 

" " " " 6

pd

14.26

 

" " " " 7

pd

15.26

 

" " " " 8

pd

23.

 

" " " " 9

 

1.59

 

" " " " 9

 

14.87

 

" " " " 10

pd

17.45

 

" " " " 11

pd

18.04

 

" " " " 12

pd

26.58

 

" " " " 13

 

165.17

 

" " " " 14

 

7.54

 

Audited March 3st 1829

 

$763.14

 signed

Ward M. Gazley
Edmund Sauxsey
William Walsh
[J] W Brown

Auditors

We the Undersigned Commissioners of Common
Schools for the Towns of Plattekill & New-
Burgh have resolved to form a new School district
partly from Districts No 7 and 9 in the Town
of Newburgh and partly from Districts No
1 and 2 in the Town of Plattekill the said
new District to be known and distinguished
as No 13 in the Town of Plattekill and as No
3 in the Town of NewBurgh the said new dis-
trict is described and bounded as follows
Beginning at the Highway in the south line
of John T Birdsall in the Town of NewBurgh
and runs westerly untill it strikes the
south East corner of the land of Henry Jones
and then in company with the south line of
the said Jones untill it strikes the west line
of the land of Daniel Jones. Then north and
as said Jones line runs to the County line it
being the line of the land of Caleb Birch then
west in company with the county line to
said Birch south west corner then north in
company with the line of said Birch and
others untill it strikes the north line of
Benoni Coutant then Easterly along said line
to the lands of Jonathan strickland Strickland
then north in company with the west line of
said Strickland to the south line of David Sherwood then easterly
in company with said Sherwood line to the land
of Jonathan M Strickland and in company with
the line of of said Strickland and others to the
Highway then with a straight line untill it strikes
the Bridge that crosses the Mill Pond of Silas
Seam[en] then in company with the Highway
untill it strikes the land of Gilbert Lockwood
then westerly in company with the Highway
until
the north line of said Lockwood
and others to the place of beginning

over 

Dated Sept 4 1829

 
 

Reuben Ostrander
Jacob Snider 

Commissioners
of
Plattekill

  

David W Bate
H Butterworth 

Commissioners
of
NewBurgh

We hereby consent to the above alterations of our school districts
Jacob Snider 

Trustees
of
Districts
No 1 & 2
in
Plattekill

Daniel Jones

Trustees
of
Districts
No 7 & 9
NewBurgh

 

We the Trustees of districts No 1 & 2 in the Town
of Plattekill and No 7 & 9 in the town of New-
Burgh do certify that we do agree and con-
sent to the forming of the new districts
as within mentioned
 
 Trustees of No 1 & 2 in Plattekill 

Jacob Snyder
Aaron Raymond
Saml Heaton
Joshua Garrison

Trustees of district No 7 & 9 in NewBurgh 

Daniel Jones
Thomas Birdsall
Benjamin King
George Mollineaux

NewBurgh March 6th 1830

 

  

D Semxey
Town Clerk

 
Dr

Commissioners of Common Schools for the Town

1829
March 30

To Cash on hands at Audit of Accounts

 

Appropriated as follows Viz

dis No 3

$

28.13

 

 

pt " " 9

 

3.18

 

 

" 9

 

29.73

 

 

" " 13

 

166.19

 

 

  

$227.23

April

To Cash Received from County Treasurer 

381.57

Dec 31

" " " " Town Collector

 

381.57

 

 

  

$763.14

 

 

  

1830

 

  

March 30

To Cash on hand at Audit of Accounts  

 

as follows Viz Appropriated to district No 3

 

28.13

 

 

9

14.96

44.69

 

 

5

 

24.86

 

 

6

 

13.20

 

 

14

 

7.70

 

Unappropriated

  

383.64

 

 

  

$502.22

 
of Newburgh Accounts for 1829

Cr

1829
March 31

By Cash appropriated as follows 

  

 

 Viz To district No 3

 

28.13

 

 

pt " " 9

 

3.18

 

 

" " 9

 

29.73

 

 

" " 13

pd

166.19

 

 

  

$227.23

April

 By dividend To district No 1paid

21.56

 

 

2

paid

19.80

 

 

5

 

24.86

 

 

6

 

13.20

 

 

7

paid

18.04

 

 

8

paid

29.48

 

 

9

 

14.96

 

 

part of 9

paid

1.54

 

 

10

paid

13.96

 

 

11

paid

15.62

 

 

12

paid

27.50

 

 

13

paid

165.88

 

 

14

 

7.70

Dec 31

By cash unappropriated

  

383.64

 

 

  

$763.14

Signed

D W Bate a Comr of Com Schools

 

NewBurgh March 30th 1830

Audited

 

W[ ] Gazley
Gilbert Holmes
[ ] Sa[ ]
David M. Dubois

 Sauxey Clerk

 

Newburgh December 23rd 1830
To the honorable the Commissioners of
Common Schools for the Town of NewBurgh
I the subscriber pray for the aid of the
Commissioners to set off my farm from
school district No 14 unto district No 2
described as follows beginning at Gilbert
Williams corner in the road leading from
NewBurgh to Latin Town along said road
north 21 chains and 50 links to the lands
of the Heirs Caleb Fowler thence East in company
with said lands thence south and Daniel
Tookers lands thence south in company
with Nathaniel Barnes then west along the
lands of said Barnes and Timothy Wood
to the place of Beginning being all
the farm that the subscriber now lives on
and in so doing you will oblidge your
humble petioner

Signed Joshua Concklin

I the Trustee of No 14 do agree to the above
request being granted

Signed Ebenezer Kniffen

 The Trustees of district No 2 in the Town of
NewBurgh do approve of the above petition
Signed 

 

Nathaniel Tooker
Cornelius Rumsey
Daniel Merrit

Trustees

 We hereby give our assent to the above
desired alteration

December 25, 1830

David W Bate
Gilbert Holmes

Comr
of Comm
Schools
for
NewBurgh

(This page is blank)

Dr

Commissioners of Common Schools

1830
March 30

To Cash on hand at audit of account 

 

appropriated as follows Viz

 

 

To District No

3

28.13

 

 

6

13.20

 

 

9

44.69

 

 

5

24.86

 

 

14

7.70

 

To unappropriated

 

383.64

 

 

 

502.22

1830

 

 

March 30

To unappropriated brought down 

383.64

 

" amount to District No 3 forfeited 

28.13

 

" " " 9 do

 

44.69

 

" Cash Recd from County Treasurer 

381.57

 

 

 

 

 

 

$838.03

   

1831
May

 

  

March 29 

To Cash on hand at audit of account
appropriated as follows Viz  

 

 

To district no 6

 

14.54

 

"

14

7.70

 

 

 

 

10.72

18.42

32.96

Signed D W Bate

one of the
Comr of Com Schools
for NewBurgh 

 
For the Town of NewBurgh account for 1830

Cr

1830
March 30

By Cash appropriated to district No 5

pd

24.86

 

" " " " 6

pd

33.2[6]

 

" " " " 14

pd

7.70

 

" " to No 3 forfeited by lying 2 years

 

 

 

uncalled for now carried to general fund 

28.13

[May 17]

" " to No 9 do as above

 

44.69

 

By Funds appropiated now carried below 

383.6[4]

 

 

 

502.2[2]

[ ] 30

By Cash appropriated to District No 1

pd

24.38

 

" " " " 2

pd

24.38

 

" " " " 5

pd

30.47

 

" " " " 6

pd

15.10

 

" " " " 7

pd

24.38

 

" " " part of " 9

pd

3.18

 

" " " " 10

pd

20.67

 

" " " " 11

pd

20.14

 

" " " " 12

pd

30.21

 

" " " " 13

pd

222.86

 

" " " " 14

pd

11.13

 

" " " " 1

pd

23.4[ ]

 

" " " " 2

pd

23.4[ ]

 

" " " " 5

pd

29.34

 

" " " " 6

 

14.54

 

" " " " 7

pd

23.46

 

" " " part of " 9

pd

3.0[3]

 

" " " " 10

pd

19.90

 

" " " " 11

pd

19.39

 

" " " " 12

pd

29.08

 

" " " " 13

pd

214.73

 

" " " " 14

 

10.72

 

 

 

$838.0[3]

NewBurgh March 29 1831 

 

Audited

Ward M Gazley
William Walsh
B H Ma[ ]e
Gilbert Horne
David M Dubois
Edmund Sauxay 

Dr

Commissioners of Common Schools for

1831
March 29

To Cash on hand at audit of accounts appropriated 

 

as follows Viz to district No 6

 

14.54 

 

" district " 14

7.70+10.72

18.42

 

 

 

$32.96

1831

 

April 1

To Cash from Town

 

381.57

June 1

" " County Treasurer

 

381.57

 

 

 $763.14

1832

 

March 26

To Cash on hand at audit of accounts

 

appropriated to District No 14

 

7.58

Signed D W Bate
Com of Com Schools 

 

The Town of NewBurgh Account for 1831

Cr

1831
April 5

By Cash to district No 6

14.54

 

" do " " " 14

18.42

 

 

$32.96

1831
April 1

By Cash divided to District No 1

Paid

22.66

 

" do " " " " 2

do

18.70

 

" do " " " " 5

do

23.76

 

" do " " " " 6

do

14.30

 

" do " " " " 7

do

16.94

 

" do " " " " 8

do

29.04

 

" do " "part" " 9

do

2.42

 

" do " "distr" " 10

do

16.94

 

" do " " " " 11

do

19.80

 

" do " " " " 12

do

22.44

 

" do " " " " 13

do

192.06

 

" do " " " " 14

do

7.92

 

" do " " " " 1

do

21.71

 

" do " " " " 2

do

27.92

 

" do " " " " 3

do

5.60

 

" do " " " " 5

do

22.76

 

" do " " " " 6

do

13.70

 

" do " " " " 7

do

16.32

 

" do " " " " 8

do

27.82

 

" do " "part" " 9

do

2.32

 

" do " "distr" " 10

do

16.23

 

" do " " " " 11

do

18.98

 

" do " " " " 12

do

21.50

 

" do " " " " 13

do

184.01

 

" do " " " " 14

do

7.58

 

 

 

$763.14

Audited NewBurgh March 27 1832
William Walsh
Ward M Gazley
Edmund Sauxay
[ ] [ ] [ ] 

Dr

Commissioners of Common Schools of the 

1832

 

 Doll.Cts

March 26 

To Cash on hand at audit of
accounts for the year 1831 appropie
ted to district No 14

 $7.58

February

To Cash recd fromTown Collector for 1832

381.57

May 25

To " " County Treasurer

334.69

 

 

$716.26

 Audited March 26th 1833
Robert Lawson
Gilbert Hames
William Butterworth
A[ ] Mulliner
Auditors 

Town of Newburgh in account with the School

Cr

1832

 

 

 

Dols.cts

Aug 8

By cash paid to district number 14

 

$7.58

 

     

[ ]

By Cash appropiated to district No 1

paid

20.24

 

" " " " " 2

paid

16.50

 

" " " " " 3

paid

2.86

 

" " " " " 5

paid

23.54

 

" " " " " 6

paid

12.98

 

" " " " " 7

paid

14.52

 

" " " " " 8

paid

25.74

 

" " " " " 9

paid

1.32

 

" " " " " 10

paid

16.50

 

" " " " " 11

paid

16.50

 

" " " " " 12

paid

27.72

 

" " " " " 13

paid

188.00

 

" " " " " 1

paid

6.82

 

" " " " " 2

paid

17.59

 

" " " " " 3

paid

2.49

 

" " " " " 5

paid

20.45

 

" " " " " 6

paid

11.28

 

" " " " " 7

paid

12.62

 

" " " " " 8

paid

22.36

 

" " " " " 9

paid

1.15

 

" " " " " 10

paid

14.34

 

" " " " " 11

paid

14.34

 

" " " " " 12

paid

24.08

 

" " " " " 13

paid

172.04

 

" " " " " 14

paid

5.93

 

    

$716.26

Newburgh March 20th 1833
[ ] W Bate one of the Commissioners
of the Com. Schools for the town of Newburgh 

Dr

The commissioners of Common Schools for

1833

Apl

To Cash received from Town Collector

$334.69

June

" " " Vote of the Town

334.69

"

" " " County Treasurer

334.69

 

  

$1004.07

Audited March the 25th 

1834

 

Robert Lawson
B H Mace
Ward M Gazley
[ ] Mullinex
Auditors 

 

Newburgh 1st July 1837

To the commissioners of common schools for the Town of
Newburgh - Your petitioners inhabitants inhabitants
of the said town; the one an occupant and the other
owner beg leave to state that the western part of the
farm of Peter V.B. Fowler, now occuped by Joseph Halsted
and laying within the bounds of school district no 14
is so inconvenient to that school house that the occupant
does not nor cannot send there & has not for the last ten years
but very little. We therefore the owner and occupant pray your
honors, to set off the said buildings occupied by Joseph Halsted
together with one hundred & one acres of land of the western
end of said Peter V.B. Fowlers farm. Said bounds to be
agreeable to a map made by S Parmenter in 1833 and
annex or set it to district no 2 of Said Town

Peter V.B. Fowler owner & also
Trustee of District no 14
Joseph Halsted

This is to certify that we the trustees of district
No 2 join in and approve of the above application

Silas D Gardner
Daniel Merritt
Nathaniel Barnes

In accordance of the above application and consent,
we the commissioners of Common Schools for the town
of Newburgh do hereby declair that from this day
all that part of the farm of Peter V.B. Fowler which
lies northerly and west of a line beginning at a stake in the
side of the road & [ ] [ ] the line between district

 

number fourteen and district number two
and running thence south thirty five degrees
east two chains twenty six links thence south
eighty six and half degrees east eight chains
ninety one links to a Black Oak Tree thence
north north twenty five degrees east eighteen
chains and eight links to the southwest corner
of John DuBois farm & thence along the
same north one degree fifteen minutes east
thirteen chains to the lands of William Cosman
which now forms part of district number fourteen
shall be annexed and form part of school
district Number two and the line of said
district are hereby altered accordingly
dated September 1st 1837

D W Bate
Geo Cornwell
Henry Nelson

Comissioners of
Com Schools for
Town of Newburgh

Copy
 

Albert Noe

 

 

 

Town Clerk

1837

Dr

Commissioners of Common Schools of the town

March 28 

To Cash on hand at the auditing
of accounts appropriated as follows 

 

Viz to district No 1

14.76

 

" " 2

14.74

 

" " 14

5.80

35.32

April

To Cash received from Town Collector 

528.83

May

Do " " County Treasurer

 

388.83

 

 

Dolls

932.98

1838

 

   

March 27

To Cash on hand [ ] appropriated to 14 

7.12

    

of Newburgh in account with School

Cr

 

By Cash paid District No 1

 

14.74

 

" " " " " 2

 

14.74

 

" " " " "14

 

5.80

 

By Dividend to District No 1

 

20.75

 

2

 

24.25

 

3

 

4.25

 

5

 

25.00

 

6

 

16.00

 

7

 

13.75

 

8

 

36.75

 

9

2.00

 

 

 

12.00

 

 

 

[ ].78

15.78

 

10

 

20.75

 

11

23.00

 

 

20.45

43.45

 

13

277.75

 

 

 

246.95

524.70

 

14

 

8.00

 

1

 

18.45

 

2

 

21.56

 

3

 

3.78

 

5

 

22.23

 

6

 

14.23

 

7

 

12.22

 

8

 

32.69

 

10

 

18.45

Cash on hand appropriated to 14

  

7.12 

 

Dollars

952.98

 

  

1838

Dr

Commissioners of Common Schools of

April 7 

To Cash received from D W Bate
late commissioner (Collect from [Bond])

 535.95

June 25 

To Cash from County Treasurer
appropriated by the State

 388.83

Decem 10 

To Cash from Collector appropriated
for printing blank reports

 5.00

 

 

9[ ]0.98

Town of Newburgh in act with Town

Cr

1838

 

April 10

By Cash paid District no 1 

21.21

"

By do " do no 11

 

19.73

19

" " " " " 13

 

292.04

25

" " " " " 10

 

17.75

28

" " " " " 5

 

24.67

May 1

" " " " " 14

part 1837

7.12

"

" " " " " 14

" 1838

6.17

14

" " " " " 6

 

19.00

15

" " " " " 2

 

25.90

"

" " " " " 9

 

14.00

June 1

" " " " " 3

 

4.69

16

" " " " " 8

 

30.34

28

" " " " " 13

 

214.72

Augt 2

" " " " " 12

 

62.92

6

" " " " " 8

 

22.31

Sept 5

" " " " " 10

 

13.06

25

" " " " " 7

 

26.95

28

" " " " " 6

 

13.96

Oct 16

" " " " " 9

 

10.34

"

" " " " " 3

 

3.45

Nov 1

" " " " " 5

 

18.14

26

" " " " " 2

 

19.04

29

" " " " " 14

 

4.53

Dec 5

" " " " " 1

 

15.60

12

" " " " " 11

 

14.51

29

" " " " " 9

 

21.57

 

[ ] [ ] [ ]

 

5.00

    

929.7[ ]

Audited [26] March 1[ ]9
 

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