Early Vassar Land Entries

Taken from The History of Tuscola County, Biographical Sketches and Illustrations, H. R. Page Co., Chicago, 1883. Thanks to Bonnie Petee.

Township 11 north, range 7 east

Section 1: Abram Warren, October 3, 1849; Ebenezer Morse, May 2, 1850; Leonard C. Miles, October 8, 1849.

Section 12: Douglass Houghton, April 26, 1836; Paschal Richardson, November 2, 1848; Ebenezer Morse, May 2, 1850.

Township 11 north, range 8 east

Section 1: Douglass Houghton, May 10, 1836; Albert Finton, May 30, 1855.

Section 2: Douglas Houghton, May 10, 1836; Henry H. Alvord, January 8, 1855.

Section 3: Martin S. Miller, February 1, 1836; Seth C. Huston, June 22, 1836; James M. Baldwin, et. al., August 4, 1853; James M. Baldwin, et.al., November 28, 1853; James M. Baldwin, et.al., October 20, 1854; Henry Raymond, December 20, 1854.

Section 4: Douglas Houghton, April 26, 1836.

Section 5: Douglass Houghton, April 26, 1836; Seth C. Huston, June 22, 1836; Frederick Bourns, September 11, 1854; Matthew D. North, November 28, 1854; Benjamin F. Leland, December 19, 1854; Benjamin F. Leland, December 22, 1854.

Section 6: Orrin A. Gibbs, October 4, 1849; Loren C. Miles, October 30, 1849; Robert Edmunds, February 6, 1852; Lewis H. Sturges, August 20, 1852; Elizabeth North, July 6, 1854; Lewis H. Sturges, December 11, 1854; Poland S. Stoddart, May 7, 1855.

Section 7: Trumbull Cary, October 20, 1835; Seth C. Huston, June 22, 1836; Gardner D. Williams and James Fraser, February 11, 1837.

Section 8: Trumbull Cary, October 20, 1835; Douglas Houghton, April 26, 1836; Seth C. Huston, June 22, 1836; Edward W. White, July 20, 1853; Orrin A. Gibbs, December 12, 1854; Alvarus T. Hosner, December 16, 1854.

Section 9: Douglass Houghton, May 10, 1836; Cummings & Carson, November 23, 1850; Townsend North, May 22, 1850; David Slafter, Joshua D. Smith, and James M. Baldwin, August 9, 1853; Alvarus T. Hosner, December 16, 1854; Wm. R. Hubbard, December 26, 1854.

Section 10: Douglas Houghton, May 10, 1836; Cummings & Carson, November 23, 1850; James M. Baldwin, David G. Slafter and Joshua D. Smith, August 4, 1853; Wm. R. Hubbard, December 26, 1854; John A. Putnam, January 13, 1855.

Section 11: Douglass Houghton, May 10, 1836; Royal C. Remick, January 29, 1853; John A. Putnam, January 12, 1855.

Section 12: Douglass Houghton, May 10, 1836; James M. Edmunds, May 22, 1854; Isaiah J. Spencer, January 17, 1855; Philip Fraser, February 9, 1855.

Section 13: Henry Sherman, January 17, 1855; Jacob Tallman, January 10, 1855; David Edwards, February 3, 1855.

Section 14: Remos Disbrow, January 9, 1855; Henry Sherman, January 17, 1855; John C. Westervelt, February 2, 1855.

Section 15: Jacob Phillips, December 26, 1854; Samuel Lewis, January 17, 1855; Frederick B. Dains, January 18, 1855.

Section 16: George Miller, February 16, 1855; John Chadwick, November 21, 1867; Oliver Lambert, June 3, 1871; C. S. Dymond, May 25, 1872; A. Harris, May 25, 1872; W. H. Hocknell, November 12, 1873; Samuel Day, March 12, 1874; Persis Elizabeth Chadwick, November 7, 1879; Ellen Tough, October 27, 1879; Geo S. Kennard, January 15, 1880; Jonathan Newman, August 9, 1878.

Section 17: Henry Young, December 2, 1854; Zery W. Hoyt, December 12, 1854.

Section 18: Ira C. Kibbe, February 21, 1853; Ira Davenport, September 13, 1853; Ira Davenport, September 19, 1853; Geo L. Bartlett, November 30, 1854; Townsend North, December 12, 1854; Chas. H. R. Wood, January 5, 1855.

Section 19: Isaac Miller, April 3, 1851; Isaac Miller, April 17, 1851; Henry Engel, June 14, 1851; Isaac Miller, April 16, 1852; Reuben A. Miller, July 23, 1852; Ira Davenport, September 13, 1853; Hannah A. North, July 6, 1854; Samuel North, November 28, 1854; Geo. L. Bartlett, November 30, 1854; Merit Johnson, November 20, 1854.

Section 20: Samuel Lake, September 21, 1853; James R. Slausson, October 18, 1853; Henry Young, Jr. December 2, 1854; Ira C. Kibbe, December 14, 1854; Erastus Call, December 28, 1854; Ira C. Kibbe, Janaury 13, 1855.

Section 21: Ira C. Kibbe, December 12, 1854; Ira C. Kibbe, December 14, 1854; Stephen D. Trowbridge, December 25, 1854; John Algoe, December 28, 1854; Wm. Holston, March 7, 1855.

Section 22: John W. Putnam, December 21, 1854; Stephen D. Trowbridge, December 25, 1854; Samuel Lewis, January 17, 1855; Fred B. Dains, January 18, 1855.

Section 23: Edward Perks, January 17, 1855; Fred B. Dains, January 18, 1855; Margaret Harrold, February 17, 1855; John E. Covert, April 10, 1855.

Section 24: Nicholas Lake, February 3, 1855; Sally Covert, February 5, 1855.

Section 25: Chas. Rhodes, January 20, 1855; Jas. A. Peters, January 20, 1855; Jeremiah T. Williams, February 6, 1855; W. Irving Beardsley, March 18, 1855.

Section 26: Shepard Wheeler, December 25, 1854; Henry Ball, January 17, 1855; Lambet L. Bouck, February 24, 1855.

Section 27: Shepard Wheeler, December 25, 1854; Geo. W. Enders, December 27, 1854; Peter All, December 28, 1854; Geo. Titsworth, December 28, 1854; Jacob J. Tisworth, December 28, 1854.

Section 28: Chester Baxter, October 6, 1853; John Algoe, December 28, 1854; John Nelson, January 18, 1855; Jesse Carey, February 6, 1855; Alonson Reynolds, March 3, 1855.

Section 29: Chester Baxter, October 6, 1853; Frederick Bourns, December 16, 1854; Wm. Johnson, December 16, 1854; Erastus Call, December 27, 1854; Frederick Bourns, January 8, 1855;Philli Devoe, January 2, 1855.

Section 30: Reuben A. Miller, February 12, 1853; David G. Slafter and Joshua D. Smith, August 23, 1853; Ira Davenport, September 19, 1853; Willard Lambert, August 7, 1854; Willard Lambert, August 1, 1854; Frederick Bourns, December 16, 1854; William Johnson, December 16, 1854.

Section 31: Owen Logan, January 16, 1852; Daniel Griggs, June 22, 1854; Alden M. Pease, November 28, 1854; Johann H. Dehmel, February 6, 1855; Henry Wood, April 5, 1855.

Section 32: Chester Baxter, October 6, 1853; Henry Van Petten December 21, 1854; Nelson Babcock, December 21, 1854; Chas. Goucher, December 25, 1854; John Johnson, January 17, 1855; Darius Watkins, July 2, 1855.

Section 33: Chester Baxter, October 6, 1853; Henry Hudson, December 6, 1854; Jess Carey, February 6, 1855; Daniel C. Davis May 15, 1855; Wm. E. Burch, June 2, 1855.

Section 34: Chester Baxter, October 6, 1853; Sammuel M. Axford, December 18, 1854; Smith Line, January 18, 1855.

Section 35: Chase Seymour, Horace R. Jerome and Francis G. Macy, March 27, 1837; Samuel M. Axford, December 18, 1854; Nathaniel Call, December 26, 1854; Wm. Hicks, February 8, 1855.

Section 36: Royal C. Remick, February 7, 1853; Wm. H. Rhodes, January 20, 1855;Chas. Rhodes, January 20, 1855.

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