YORK, WINDSOR AND LOWER WINDSOR TOWNSHIPS, York County, PA; Original Pennsylvania Land Records Series, Volume 9, Neal Otto Hively; ISSN 1066-0100; ISBN 0-9638435-3-2, 1999. 5 1/4 by 8 ½ inches, paperback, 217 pages.
ORIGINAL RESEARCH - NEVER BEFORE PUBLISHED
This volume features the acquisition summary of over 500 original land grants in the three townships from the Proprietors of Pennsylvania, beginning in the Colonial era. Six land grants given under the authority of the Colony of Maryland are summarized. Also summarized and indexed - a full surname index - some 1,089 names, Blunston License holders, Maryland warrantees and tract names, a full tract name index, West Side Applications index, indexes of Springettsbury Manor patents within the three townships, and Historical Society of York surveys and warrant documentation.
A listing of early colonial roads is printed, most with their full "courses and distances." Two colonial era congregations are researched - Canadochly Union (Lutheran and Reformed) in Lower Windsor Township, and Blymeier's (Union) Lutheran and Reformed in York Township.
Book - $18.00 US
CONNECTED-DRAFT WARRANT MAPS are companions to Volume 9, and graphically illustrate the metes and bounds of all 503 warranted properties, early roads, original church locations, township boundaries, ferry sites, streams, and note that each property is sequentially number indexed to the Volume 9 book for convenient reference. ISSN 1066-0100.
These maps are the first by Dr. Hively to be constructed by "computer - assisted - design" or CAD, and show detail and definition not possible on previous maps. Each map is individually printed on a professional quality wide-carriage ink jet printer for original print clarity and quality in four colors: black, red, blue and green on bond paper.
MAP #26 - YORK TOWNSHIP, four colors on bond paper, 36 by 48 inches, horizontal - Landscape paper orientation, scale is 1" = 1,500 feet. $20 US
MAP #27 - WINDSOR AND LOWER WINDSOR TOWNSHIPS, four colors on bond paper, 36 by 48 inches, portrait - vertical paper orientation, scale is 1" = 1,550 feet. $20 US
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YORK / WINDSORS COLONIAL FAMILY NAME INDEX
YORK / WINDSORS SURVEY "TRACT NAME" INDEX
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