DOCUMENT RELATING to the CONFISCATION
of the PROPERTY of JOHN YOUNG - 1779
When John Young was compelled to leave his farm with the Rebels breathing own his
neck, the his farm was auctioned off to one Johannes Seeber on 1 September 1779 by
the committee in charge of forfeited lands.  After the dust had settled, the house was
rebuilt and the farm brought back into production.  There is a picture of the home built on
the property in a Montgomery County history publication.  This author (DKF) observed
the well on the property - which was all that was left of the farm in the 1980s.
New York State Library.  KT13324.  
Gerrit Y. Lansing Papers, Box 2, Folder
19.  The Committee of Sequestration.  
Tryon County.  Bonds and Deeds.
1778-1780.
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