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Catalog Number 2012.323.1
Title Dr. John C. Stauffer Collection on Welsh Run, Pennsylvania, Real Property
Creator Dr. John C. Stauffer
Scope & Content The collection contains primarily land applications and grants, property agreements, survey drawings, and tax and insurance assessment postcards related to John, Philip, Daniel, David, and Samuel Davis, John Cushwa, David and Elizabeth Brewer, both the elder and younger Andrew Mays, and Hugh Boyd Craig. Many of those papers concern property on Rock Hill farm and the Three Cousins tract of land in Welsh Run, Pennsylvania. The collection also includes several indentures and probate inventories related to John Craig, Andrew Mays, and John, Philip, Daniel, and David Davis, letters and a bill of credit pertaining to H.B. Craig and John Orr Craig, a few papers referencing Joseph Chambers, Nathaniel Stephenson, and Ephraim Wallace, and multiple copies of Rock Hill and Welsh Run families genealogy and Rock Hill farm maps.
People Brewer, David, 1797-1881.
Brewer, Elizabeth Cushwa, 1802-1873.
Charles, Robert,
Craig, Hugh Boyd, 1831-1904.
Craig, John, d. 1801.
Craig, John Orr, 1865-1942.
Cushwa, John, 1802-1886.
Davis, Daniel, d. 1782.
Davis, David, d. 1766.
Davis, John.
Davis, Philip, d. 1760.
Davis, Samuel, d. 1797.
Mays, Andrew, d. c.a. 1804.
Mays, Andrew.
Stephenson, Nathaniel, 1714- c.a. 1780.
Wallace, Ephraim.
Subjects Rock Hill Farm (Welsh Run, PA) --History.
Three Cousins (Welsh Run, PA) --History.
Welsh Run (PA) --History.
Object Name Indenture
Collection Dr. John C. Stauffer Collection on Welsh Run, Pennsylvania, Real Property
Dates of Creation 1735-1994
Containers Andrew Mayes land agreement
Andrew Maze land application
Hugh Craig indenture to John Craig
John Craig land agreement
John Carr indenture to John Crage
Thomas Lawyer indenture to John Craig
Andrew Mease caveat
Andrew Mease lawsuit
Moses Murphy patent fees
John Cushwa and David and Elizabeth Brewer Article of Agreement
John Cushwa and David Brewer land agreement
H.B. Craig shares in Welsh Run Scale Company
H.B. Craig land agreement
M.S. Donaldson letter to H.B. Craig
H.B. Craig taxes
H.B. Craig taxes
H.B. Craig bill from B.M. Kinsell
Fred Diehl letter to H.B. Craig
Fred Diehl letter to H.B. Craig
John Craig taxes
John Craig taxes
Insurance Assessment
John Craig taxes
Davis land tract drawings
Davis land tract drawing
Map of Rock Hill Farm
Philip Davis land survey
Other early Welsh Run families genealogy
Rock Hill genealogy
Joseph Chambers letter
John Davy Richards land survey and Rock Hill house archaeology excavation
John David and Philip Davis probate inventories
Philip Davis administrator accounts
David Davis probate inventory and adminstrators' accounts
Daniel and Samuel Davis land deed
Andrew Maze land agreement and Nathaniel Stephenson will
Daniel Davis probate inventory
Ephraim Wallace legal statement
Andrew Mays indenture
Andrew Meaze land grant