PUBLIC SALE - KERSHNER
- will be sold at public sale on Tuesday, the 28th day of November next, at
the house of Mr. Peter LONG, 4 miles from Hagerstown, on the turnpike road
leading from thence to Cumberland, the following landed property, being part
of the real estate of Martin KERSHNER, late of Washington County, deceased,
One tract of Land lying on the aforesaid turnpike road, containing about 137
1/2 acres, about 90 acres thereof are cleared and under good fence; the
balance in timber. The improvements are a comfortable log dwelling house and
a log stable, also an oil and chopping mill, in a house 28 by 32 feet; the
first story stone, the balance a frame - the waterwheel 21 feet high, on a
very constant stream of water. Also, another tract of land adjoining the
above mentioned tract, containing about 90 acres, about the one half cleared
and under good fence; the balance in timber. - The improvements on this
land are a comfortable log dwelling house with a kitchen adjoining, and a
tolerable good small barn, with other outhouses. The above lands are
handsomely situated and generally fertile. Also, about 350 acres of Timber
Land, part of which lies on the turnpike road, about five miles from
Hagerstown, the balance in the neighborhood of Messrs. HOFFER and GIBBONY's
mills, about five and a half miles from Hagerstown.
Those timber lands will be offered in small parcels to suit purchasers.
Also, about 900 acres of excellent land, lying in Knox County, state of
Ohio. This land is in timber, except about 25 acres of handsome prairie,
part of which is under fence; this land is divided into three equal parts,
each part having an excellent never failing spring of water thereon, and a
luxurious growth of sugar, walnut, white oak and black oak timber; it is
situated on the main road leading from Mount Vernon, the county town of Knox,
to Newark, about four miles from the former place.
Likewise, a house and half lot of ground, in Hagerstown, in West
Washington Street, adjoining the lots of Mr. John ALBERT and Mrs. FUNK, it
being known on the plat of said town, as Lot No. 209. The house is a log
building with two rooms on one floor, and a kitchen underneath, and on the
lot is an old log stable.
It is deemed unnecessary to say anything further respecting the above
property, as it is presumed that any person wishing to purchase, will first
view it. The first mentioned tract will be offered in smaller parcels, if
requested. Any person wishing to view the above property will please to call
upon the subscriber, living near the first mentioned property, who will shew
it, except the 960 acre tract, of which he will only be able to shew a draft.
Sale to commence at 10 o'clock on said day, when the terms will be made
known, by A. KERSHNER, surviving executor of M. KERSHNER, dec'd, Oct 24.
- CONNER - On Monday the 13th of November next, I will expose to Public Sale, at the
Markethouse in Hagerstown, all the right and estate of James CONNER in and to
one negro Woman and her two female Children - Seized and taken by virtue of a
Fieri Facias issued out of Washington County court to me directed - Henry
STEMPLE against James CONNER. Sale to take place at 1 o'clock, pm.
- LEWIS - Also by virtue of sundry writs of Fieri Facias issued out of Washington
County Court, and to me directed. I will expose to public sale, on
Wednesday, the 15th of November next, at the Globe Tavern in Hagerstown - all
the right and estate of Henry LEWIS, in and to the three-story stone house
and brick addition, situate on the north east corner of the public square in
said town, with the lot of ground and appurtenances thereunto belonging.
Also, all the right and estate of the said Henry LEWIS, in and to 554 1/2
acres of land, lying withing two miles of Hagerstown, on the Turnpike road.
Also, all the right and estate of the said Henry LEWIS, in and to several Out
Lots - and the interest and estate of the said Henry LEWIS, in part of ground
rents of Hagerstown. The whole taken and seized as the property of the said
Henry LEWIS, to satisfy the said Fifas against John H. HUGHES and Henry
LEWIS, at the suit of NELSON, NICHOLS and Company, BRYAN and SCHLATER,
Francis BOYLE, and CLAGETT and McGRUDER. Sale to commence at 10 o'clock am
when due attendance will be given; by Tho. POST, Sheriff, October 20, 1820
Orphans' Court - PRETT
This is to give NOTICE - that the subscriber, of Washington County, hath
obtained from the orphans' court of said county, in Maryland, letters of
administration on the personal estate of Henry PRETT, late of said county,
deceased. All persons having claims against the said deceased, are hereby
warned to exhibit the same, with the vouchers thereof, to the subscriber, at
or before the 18th day of April next, they may otherwise by law be excluded
from all benefit of the said estate.
- Given under my hand this 18th day of October, 1820
- Jacob KESSINGER, Administrator
N.B. - All those indebted to said estate are hereby notified that immediate
payment must be made.