Village and Town of Newburgh Records
1803-1838/3

Village and Town of Newburgh
Records 1803-1838
  1807
Ap 1

Dr Town Newburg in cred  

Sundries for Victualing and Cloath
the Poor

 503.45

To [ ] for use of the house, repairs, etc

137.57

To the Support Mr Burch

37.50

To do John Quigley & wife

10.61

To do Mrs. Screder

6.70

To do Mrs. Williams

5.56

To do Edward Hains

5.37

To do Nancy McCrany

4.31

To do John Owen and family

6.42

To do Thomas Kent for [Nallachs] & wife

2.13

To do Widow Hammer

1.56

To Cash paid Wm Ross on [ ] suit

129.22

To Wm Seymour for Poor Lett

1250.-

To Saml Bond for rent and [ ]

22.86

To Bnj. S. Reeve bill for coffins etc

5.75

To Wm Bloomer funeral charges at his [ ] [ ]

2.94

To M[ ] Smith for wood

70.

To Selah Reeves Bill [ ]

2.27

To Eleazar Gidney [ ] [ ]

7.50

To John Mc[Curdy] do do

7.50

 

2219.39

Rent Due first May of David Bond after
Rate 25 Doll a yr 10 month $26.80
Rent Due Jacob Smith [ ] $21.871/2 Cr for 1808

 

[illegible]
Reuben Tucker
Danl Niven
Benj. S. Reeves'
Jonathan [ ]
Dan Birdsall  

Resolved as the opinion of the
board that $400 Dollars [ ]
[rest illegible] 

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John McCurly & Elezar Gidney Overseers Poor  

May 6

By Cash from Reuben Tucker License [Nbrg]

230-

13

By do do

36

24

By do do

62

 

 

 

June 3

By do do

10.58

 

 

 

Sept 3

By do do

3.6--

29

By do Dan Birdsall fines

1.87

 

By Sam Gorden for Heiffer p[ ] [ ]

7.88

 

 

 

Dec 13

By Swine money

2.-

 

By do do

.82

 

By do Dan Birdsall

1.75

 

By do do

1.66

  

By cash from Dan T[oth] Collected for
Poor Lott and Poor Tax

 2050.-

 

By [ ] [ ] ballans

1.35

 

By rent from Jacob Smith

3.12

  

By McDewitt's Swine 

2.50
________

 

 

2415.34

  

but from D[ ]
 

2219.39
________

 

ballance in Poor Masters hands

195.95

Apr 3 1808 Overseers [ ] for the ballance  

on acct Presented by M. Powel in [ ]
D[ ] F[ ] £7.13 was order
Return and [particulars]? The [ ]
March 30th 1808 Carried to [ ] the
present yr.  

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12  

At the Annual Town Meeting held at the Academy in
the Village of Newburgh the 7th day April 1807

 

 

 

Vote

Isaac Belknap Jun - T. Clerk

Vote

Leonard Smith - Moderator

  

Dan Niven}
Benj S. Reeves} Esq. Presided
Dan Birdsall}

Voted

Reuben Tooker - Supervisor

Voted

that there be Three Constables Chosen for the
present year

Vote 

that 2 Constables be chosen residing in the
Village of Newburgh

Vote

 

that Thomas S. Lockwood and Charles blake
and Philip Bay be Constables for the next
year

Vote

 

that the Constables Give Security in the form
of five hundred Dollars [ ] for the faithfull
performance of their Duties as Constables

vote

that Thomas S. Lockwood be the Collector

Voted 

that their be five Assessors Chosen the next
year

vote 

Leonard Smith John Thom Alex Ross Willm
H Smith & [ ] Belknap Junr the Assessors

voted

Leonard Carpenter
John Manduel

 

;

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;

Voted Selah Reeves
Dan Birdsall Jun
Purdy Fowler Commissrs of Highways  

Voted

John Mandrell
Stephen Wood
Elnathan Foster

Pound Masters &
fence viewers

David Belknap
William Witchell
Samuel Wyatt
William Smith blacksmith  

Vote Elnathan Foster to Keep the Town Pound

 

Voted

No. 1

[ ] Belknap

 

14

Hawkins King

 

2

Danl Stringham

 

15

William Witehead

 

3

Eleazar Gidney

 

16

Willm Concklin

 

4

Joseph Bond

 

17

Jacob Elliott

 

5

David Guernsey

 

18

Michael Dimett

 

6

John Crowl

Overseers
Highways

19

Wm Jennings

 

7

William Wier Jun

20

Charles Tooker

 

8

Jonathan Belknap Jnr

 

21

Oliver Cosman

 

9

James Goldsmith

 

22

Jonathan Cosman

 

10

David Gardner

 

23

Joseph Harthorn

 

11

Tunis Snider

 

24

Thomas Purdy

 

12

Danl Smith Mercht

 

25

Ezekiel Brockney

 

13

William Wilson J

 

26

David Belknap Junr

 

Voted

that Danl Niven Esq and Dan Birdsall
Esq be chosen to Superintend the Poor home
with the Overseers Poor

Voted

that Twenty Dollars be raised by tax for Danl
Niven & Dan Birdsall Esqs as a compensation for
their services for Supervising the poor -

Voted

that five hundred Dollars be raised for the
Support of the Poor and for Improving the property

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1807
Apr

Voted

that the Town Clerk be Allowed Twenty
Dollar to be raised by Tax

voted

that the by Laws by continued as last year

voted

That this meeting be adjourned to the Academy
in the Village of Newburgh to the first Tuesday
in April 1808

Voted

that there be 5 men Chosen as Delegates to
Attend the County Meeting to Nominate further
persons for members of Assembly and Two
Senators for the Middle District

Voted

That Jonathan Fish Wm Ross John Crowl
John Thom & Chauncey Belknap be the
Delegates to Attend the County Meeting

voted

that this Meeting do concur in the Nomination
of Danl D Tompkins for Givoner an
John Broom for Lieut Givoner

 

[ ] Belknap Junr Esq
Dan Birdsall

 

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