Wodell Papers

Repository

Dutchess County Historical Society

549 Main Street

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Postal Address:

PO Box 88

Poughkeepsie NY 12602

(845) 471-1630

www.dchsny.org

contact@dchsny.org

Accession Number

DC.2144a – DC.2163

Processed by

Finding Aid Author: Shannon Butler 2019

Arranged by: unknown

Described by: unknown

Preservation work: unknown

Encoded by: n/a

Date Completed

2019, March 26

Creators

Extent

.2 linear feet or 23 folders

Dates

Inclusive: 1758 - 1906

Conditions Governing Access

No Restrictions

Languages

English

Scope and Content

The collection consists of personal, business, and legal records of various families including the Livingstons, Halls, Van Wyck. Some of the documents concern Gilbert and Henry Livingston who both served as Dutchess County Clerk.

Historical Note

Provenance

The Collection was donated to the Dutchess County Historical Society by Miss Katherine Wodell in 1974

Subject Headings

Account Book; Correspondence; Land Survey; Mortgage; Pensions

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Container List

Box 1

File

Contents

Date

File 65

DC.2144a

Mott’s Almanac (missing 3/26/19)

1791

File 66

DC.2144b

Receipt from Nicholas Power to Gilbert Livingston (missing 3/26/19)

1787 May 25

File 67

DC.2145a,b

Partnership agreement between A. Hall and Ernst Hofmann in Practice of Medicine. Agreement between A. Hall and John. C. Otis

1858 May 1 1872 Jan 1

File 69

DC.2146a,b

Notice of issue of pension to Catherine Hall, widow of Asahel Hall. Certification of widow’s pension to Catherine Hall

1878 Mar 9

File 70

DC.2147a

Account of money paid to the children of Theodorus Van Wyck dec’d (missing3/26/19)

Circa 1760

File 71

DC.2147b

Receipted Bill against the estate of Theodorus Van Wyck (missing 3/26/19)

1758 Oct 16

File 72

DC.2148

Covenant Edgar Thorn to Asahel Hall

1828 May 1

File 73

DC.2149

Bond to Yale College by Silas Wodell and Ruthven Adriance Wodell

1906 Oct 4

File 74

DC.2150

Document appointing Asahel Hall Postmaster of Beekmanville Dutchess Co.

1818 Feb 18

File 75

DC.2151a,b

Deed to the heirs of Henry Livingston for pew in Dutch reformed church. Certificate of purchase of pew in First Presbyterian Church Poughkeepsie By A. Hall

1810 Sept 14; 1851 May 1

File 76

DC.2152a-i

Miscellaneous papers Wodell

various dates

File 77

DC.2153a-d

Surveys of four water lots

1792-1800

File 78

DC.2154a,b,c

Assorted Stock certificates

1808-1809

File 79

DC.2155

Mortgage Edward Storm to James Mabbett

1873 Apr 26

File 80

DC.2156

Bond Edward Storm to James Mabbett both of Poughkeepsie

1873 May 1

File 81

DC.2157

Account book – name of J. Vincent on cover

circa 1810

File 82

DC.2158a,b,c

Documents concerning the estate of Joshua Carman

1785-1788

File 83

DC.2159

Fire Insurance policy issued to Thomas Randall NYC (Missing 3/26/19)

1792 Dec 12

File 84

DC.2160

Deed Nathan Myers to Thomas Nelson for land in Town of Poughkeepsie (missing 3/26/19)

1796 May 1

File 85

DC.2161a

Framed Photostat of a letter from Capt. Cornelius Van Wyck to his father (missing 3/26/19)

no date

File 86

DC.2161b

Transcript of framed Photostat of a letter from Capt. Cornelius Van Wyck to his father

1776 Oct 14

File 87

DC.2162a

Ninety letters (some envelopes contain more than one letter, in a box) (missing 3/26/19)

1800-1850

File 88

DC.2163

Letter to Dr. A. Hall from a friend (E. Warner) in Harpers Ferry VA

1826 Dec 31