1773 Cumberland Valley Township

Tax Assessment ~ Part 1

   This page includes a transcription from the published Pennsylvania Archives (1897 Edition, Third Series, Volume XXII, Pages 8-9) of the 1773 tax assessment return for Cumberland Valley Township, within Bedford County. The original return for Cumberland Valley Township no longer is in existence in the archives maintained in Bedford County. The transcription is for the Residents.
Note: Trancripts of certain tax assessment returns (including Cumberland Valley Township) were included in the 1884 publication of History Of Bedford, Somerset and Fulton Counties, Pennsylvania, by Waterman, Watkins & Co. In that volume (on page 69) a transcript consisting of names similar to this transcript is assigned the date of 1772. In the following listing, variations of the names, as transcribed in the History Of Bedford... are presented within parentheses { }.

Askins, Edward
Bishop, Jonathan
Cessna, Charles
Coulter, Thomas
Culbertson, James
Cessna, John
Culbertson, Robert
Casteel, Shadrich
Campbell, Robert
Cessna, Evan
Cunningham, Jonathan
Davis, Thomas
Dougherty, Barnard, Esq'r
Durken, Daniel
Evans, Nathen {Nathan Evans}
Finley, Samuel
Fox, Jacob
Forman, John {John Farmer}
Huston, Andrew
Jones, Thomas
Kelly, Joseph
Lindsey, John
Mountgomery, John {John Montgomery}
McGlennegan, James {James McClannegan}
Ormsby, John
Perry, Samuel
Pollock, John
Rice, Andrew
{Alexander Huston}
{Thomas Jones}
{Matthew Kelly}
{Jacob Wilhelm}
{Lawrence Lamb}
{William Davis}
{Thomas Bishop}
{Joshua Davis}