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County treasurers' returns of unpaid taxes on non-resident lands

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of returns listing parcels owned by non-residents who had not paid their taxes. Their property was subsequently sold in the tax sales. Each entry on a list states the parcel location, lot number, acreage, assessed value, and amount of tax due. Each list includes the town tax collector's affidavit that the taxes remain unpaid.
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3 cu. ft.
Inclusive Dates:
1849-1851
Series Number:
B0941

Arrangement

Chronological by year of sale, then by county, then by town.

Scope and Content Note

These returns list parcels owned by non-residents who had not paid their taxes. Their property was subsequently sold in the tax sales of 1852, 1853, and 1854.

Each entry on a list states the parcel location, lot number, acreage, assessed value, and amount of tax due. Each list includes the town tax collector's affidavit that the taxes remain unpaid.

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There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

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Related Materials

Series B1605, Registers of non-resident lands sold in tax sales by county treasurers, contains related information.

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