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Catalog Number 2011.22.991
Title Martha Davis Estate (File Drawer C)
Credit line Courtesy of Ann Chambers Mennell, in memory of Girard Chambers, Jr.
Collection Girard Chambers, Jr. Collection
Object Type Map
Description/Scope & Content Multiple plats of properties on Martha Davis' Estate located in the N. King Street/Willow Oaks district near present-day Kempton Street. Surveyed by Girard Chambers & Son. Dated 1917-1946.

- Plat, labeled "Plat of Martha Davis' Estate." Includes "County Road (Fox St.)" (currently Quash Street), Brick Kiln Road (currently Kempton Street), and N. King Street. Also includes a section of the Hampton and Langley Field Railway and a marsh land. Lower right corner describes previous land transfers and lists previous property owners as: Rich Jones, Jas. Smith, B. F. Smith, Cha. H. Jones, Henry Davis.
Notes indicate property transfer information located in "D.B.30-549" and "Will Book 3-108." Upper left corner reads "File Drawer 1C K and E. Transit F. Book 25 Pg 110." Surveyed by Girard Chambers, Sr. Dated May 12, 1917.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Showing Lot George Brown Claims his Father Alex Brown Give him. The Same Being in his Possession." Includes County Road (currently Quash Street). Note on lot reads "George Brown Purchased from Phillips-Lackey Company Part of Martha Davis Tract. D.B.: 64-80." Lower left corner reads "File Drawer 1C." Surveyed by Girard Chambers & Son. Dated December 1, 1925.

-Plat, labeled "Plat of Fannie Smith and Mattie Corbin's Land Formerly Chas-H-Jones." Includes State Road (currently Quash Street) and Brick Kiln Road (currently Kempton Street). Lower left corner reads "F-Drawer C." Surveyed by Girard Chambers & Son. Dated November 9, 1942.

-Plat, labeled "Plat of James Digg's Lot Formerly Part of Martha Davis' Est." Includes N. King Street and Brick Kiln Road (currently Kempton Street). Lower left corner reads "File Drawer C. F. Book 25-110." Surveyed by Girard Chambers & Son. Dated November 11, 1946.


Creator Chambers, Girard, Sr.
Other Creators Chambers, Girard, Jr.
People Anderson, George
Brown, Alex
Brown, George
Corbin, Mattie
Davis, Martha
Diggs, James
Jones, Charles H.
Jones, Richard
Phillips, C. H.
Phillips, Soloman
Smith, Fannie
Smith, Frances
Smith, B.F.
Smith, James
Davis, Henry
Topics Railways/Streetcars
Place Names District04--N.KingSt./Willow Oaks
Site--Hampton & Langley Field Railway
Site--Old North Hampton Community
Media/Interactives
To view above Place Names on map, open map in new window and click on place name in the list at left.