Title MAP: Colonial Patents in Orange County, New York – 1863
Book Condition Black and white map, printed on 18" x 24" paper., Reproduction map of original
Publisher Reproduction map of original
Seller ID B29
Entitled, "Map of the Patents in Orange County Granted Under The Colonial Government." and issued by Comstock & Cassidy, Albany NY in 1863, this map shows Minisink, Wawanda and Cheescook Patents, large landowners along the Neversink, Shawangunk, Wallkill, Otterkill, Dwasskill, Paughcaughsing and also along the Murderers and Quassaik Creeks and the west bank of the Hudson River. Originally drawn by David Vaughn in 1860, these unusual maps are useful for tracing mid-Hudson families in the 18th century. Compiled from original surveys, these reprints show locations of many families settled on or owning land in this area.