Old Yorkville Homes & Businesses: Mason's First Addition

Compiled by Elmer Dickson

Preface

Unless otherwise noted, the information below was acquired from Kendall County Courthouse records.

Information acquired from Kendall County Newspapers will appear in a border box like this one including the following citation at the top:
Source: Kendall County Newspapers

 

Block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville.

 

Lot 1

 

Lot 1: Mary E. Mason to Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1895, $350.

Lot 1: Luther J. Jeter to Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1915.

Lot 1: Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch and husband to Ruth W. Nelson, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, August 1931.

 

Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $100.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $250.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $400.

 

Ruth W. Nelson, all of lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, and part of lot 6, block 5, Mason’s First Addition, 1939 T-A, $280.

 

Lot 2

 

Lot 2: Mary E. Mason to Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1895, $350.

Lot 2: Luther J. Jeter to Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1915.

Lot 2: Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch and husband to Ruth W. Nelson, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, August 1931.

 

Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $100.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $250.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $400.

 

Ruth W. Nelson, all of lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, and part of lot 6, block 5, Mason’s First Addition, 1939 T-A, $280.

 

Lot 3

 

Lot 3: Mary E. Mason to Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1895, $350.

Lot 3: Luther J. Jeter to Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1915.

Lot 3: Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch and husband to Ruth W. Nelson, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, August 1931.

 

Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $100.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $250.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $400.

 

Ruth W. Nelson, all of lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, and part of lot 6, block 5, Mason’s First Addition, 1939 T-A, $280.

 

Lot 4

 

Lot 4: Mary E. Mason to Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1895, $350.

Lot 4: Luther J. Jeter to Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5 Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1915.

Lot 4: Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch and husband to Ruth W. Nelson, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, August 1931.

 

Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $100.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $250.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $400.

 

Ruth W. Nelson, all of lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, and part of lot 6, block 5, Mason’s First Addition, 1939 T-A, $280.

 

Lot 5

 

Lot 5: Mary E. Mason to Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1895, $350.

Lot 5: Luther J. Jeter to Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1915.

Lot 5: Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch and husband to Ruth W. Nelson, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, August 1931.

 

Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $100.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $250.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $400.

 

Ruth W. Nelson, all of lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, and part of lot 6, block 5, Mason’s First Addition, 1939 T-A, $280.

 

Lot 6

 

Street address:

Legal description:

 

Lot 6: Mary E. Mason to Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1895, $350.

Lot 6: Luther J. Jeter to Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1915.

Lot 6: Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch and husband to Ruth W. Nelson, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, August 1931.

 

Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $100.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $250.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $400.

 

Ruth W. Nelson, all of lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, and part of lot 6, block 5, Mason’s First Addition, 1939 T-A, $280.

 

Lot 7

 

Lot 7: Mary E. Mason to Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1895, $350.

Lot 7: Luther J. Jeter to Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1915.

Lot 7: Helen Mildred (Grimwood) Leitch and husband to Ruth W. Nelson, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, August 1931.

 

Luther J. Jeter, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $100.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $250.

 

Helen Grimwood Leitch, lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $400.

 

W. J. Arundale, part of lot 7, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1939 T-A, $50.

 

Lot 8

 

Street address:

Legal description:

Originally known as the Cress property.

Current home built in 1910.

 

The new residence of Judd Parker on Washington Street is an improvement to our village. It is one of those pretty homes you see in the magazines.”803

 

The building known as the Cress property has been torn down and the bungalow built by Judd Parker is being moved to the Cress site. Gilbert G. Wood has bought the two properties and moving the Parker bungalow to make way for Illinois Route 47.804

 

Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert G. Wood moved to the August Kahle home last week and Mr. and Mrs. John R. Marshall are now living in the Wood bungalow.805

 

Lot 8: Mary E. Mason to Clara Jane Jones, lots 8, 9 and 10, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, July 1895, $200.

Lot 8: Clara J. Jones to Judson S. Parker, lots 8 and 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, March 1910, $500.

Lot 8: Judson S. Parker to Henry Henne, Sr., lots 8 and 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville to Village of Yorkville.

Lot 8: Phillipine Henne, et al, to George Ohse, lots 8 and 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, October 1928, $4,200.

Lot 8: George and Adelpha Ohse to Mabel Freise, lot 8, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, April 1930.

 

Clara Jones, lots 8, 9 and 10, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $50.

 

Phillipine Henne, lots 8 and 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $990.

 

Mabel Freise, part of lot 8 west of highway 47, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $20. Current address, 101 West Washington Street.

 

Mabel Freise, part of lot 8 west of highway 47, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1939 T-A, $20. Current address, 101 West Washington Street.

 

 

Lot 9

 

New home constructed by Judson S. Parker on lot 9 in 1910.

 

Judson S. Parker owned lots 8 and 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville.

 

The building known as the Cress property has been torn down and the bungalow built by Judd Parker is being moved to the site. Gilbert G. Wood has bought the two properties and the Parker bungalow is being moved to make way for the construction of Illinois Route 47.806

 

Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert G. Wood moved to the August Kahle home last week and Mr. and Mrs. John R. Marshall are now living in the Wood bungalow.807

 

Lot 9: Mary E. Mason to Clara Jane Jones, lots 8, 9 and 10, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville to Village of Yorkville, July 1895, $200.

Lot 9: Clara J. Jones to Judson S. Parker, lots 8 and 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville to Village of Yorkville, March 1910, $500.

Lot 9: Judson S. Parker to Henry Henne, Sr., lots 8 and 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville to Village of Yorkville.

Lot 9: Phillipina Henne, et al, to George Ohse, lots 8 and 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, October 1928, $4,200.

Lot 9: George Ohse and wife to Minnie Heinemier, that part of lot 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, east of right of way of State Bond Issue Road 47, August 1929.

Lot 9: Minnie Heinemier to J. D. (James “Darby”) and Inger Naden, part of lot 9, and part of lot 10, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, February 1930.

 

Clara Jones, lots 8, 9 and 10, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $50.

 

Phillipine Henne, lots 8 and 9, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $990.

 

James “Darby” Naden, part of lot 9 east of highway 47, and lot 10 (except east 12 feet), block 5, 1931 T-A, $2,150.

 

James “Darby” Naden, part of lot 9 east of highway 47, and lot 10 (except east 12 feet), block 5, 1939 T-A, $1,570.

 

Lot 10

 

Street address: 101 East Washington Street.

Legal description:

Current home constructed in 1930.

 

Mr. and Mrs. James “Darby” Naden of Lisbon purchased a lot from Mrs. Heinemier, and intend to build a residence on it in the near future.808

 

Mr. and Mrs. Naden are planning to move into their new home Thursday.809

 

Lot 10: Mary E. Mason to Clara Jane Jones, lots 8, 9 and 10, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, July 1895, $200.

Lot 10: Title Chain broken.

Lot 10: In 1910, lots 10 and 11 were owned by William Kollmann, Sr.

Lot 10: Ernest C. Kollman, Executor, to Anna Neusus, lots 10 and 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, October 1913, $3,000.

Lot 10: Anna Neusus to Minnie Beattie, lots 10 and 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, September 1915, $3,100.

Lot 10: Minnie Heinemier to J. D. (James “Darby”) and Inger Naden, part of lot 9, and part of lot 10, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, February 1930.

 

Clara Jones, lots 8, 9 and 10, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $50.

 

Minnie Heinemier, lots 10 and 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $890.

 

Minnie Heinemier, east 12 feet of lot 10 and all of lot 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $1,670.

 

James “Darby” Naden, part of lot 9 east of highway 47, and lot 10 (except east 12 feet), block 5, 1931 T-A, $2,150.

 

James “Darby” Naden, part of lot 9 east of highway 47, and lot 10 block 5, (except east 12 feet), 1939 T-A, $1,570.

 

Minnie Heinemier, east 12 feet of lot 10 and all of lot 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1939 T-A, $1,220.

 

Lot 11

 

Street address: 103 East Washington Street:

Legal description: eastern 12 feet of lot 10 and all of lot 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville.

 

William Kollmann, Sr. is building an extensive addition on the rear of his residence on Washington Street.810

 

Lot 11: Mary E. Mason to Betsey Alford, lot 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, April 1895, $75.

Lot 11: Betsey Alford to Jennie Anna McHugh, lot 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, November 1899, $900.

Lot 11: Ernest C. Kollman, Executor, to Anna Neusus, lots 10 and 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, October 1913, $3,000.

Lot 11: Anna Neusus to Minnie Beattie, lots 10 and 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, September 1915, $3,100.

 

Betsey Alford, lot 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $200.

 

Minnie Heinemier, lots 10 and 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $890.

 

Minnie Heinemier, east 12 feet of lot 10 and all of lot 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $1,670.

 

Minnie Heinemier, east 12 feet of lot 10 and all of lot 11, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1939 T-A, $1,220.

 

Lot 12

 

Street address: 105 East Washington Street.

Legal description: lot 12, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville.

House constructed between 1896 and 1904 by William H. & Elizabeth Bowne.

 

Lot 12: Mary E. Mason to Elizabeth Bowne, lot 12, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, September 1896, $100.

Lot 12: William H. Bowne to Alonzo Stansel, lot 5, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville; lots 3 and 4 and west half of lots 5 and 6, block 27, March 7, 1904, $3,200.

Lot 12: Alonzo Stansel to Warren L. Buckman, part of lots 3 and 4, block 27 Yorkville; and lot 12, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, August 1904.

Lot 12: Title Chain broken.

Lot 12: George W. McHugh & wife to Kate M. Anderson (George W. McHugh’s sister), lot 12, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, April 24, 1907.

Lot 12: Kate M. Anderson to Sarah Barkley, lot 12, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, September 1912, $1,450.

 

Elizabeth Bowne, lot 12, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $160.

 

Sarah Barkley, lot 12, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1927 T-A, $470.

 

Sarah Barkley, lot 12, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1931 T-A, $1,140.

 

Sarah Barkley Estate, lot 12, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1939 T-A, $840.

 

Lot 13

 

Street address: 107 East Washington Street.

Legal description: lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville.

 

The Spridgen sisters lived here until their deaths. Emma E. Spridgen died November 23, 1931 and May C. Spridgen died June 20, 1964.

 

Lot 13: Mary E. Mason to Vol. Atherton, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, April 1893, $150.

Lot 13: Minnie Dhuse to Christian Merkel, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, January 1901, $2,250.

Lot 13: T. V. Atherton to Mrs. Minnie Dhuse, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, April 1908, $1,160.

Lot 13: Christian Merkel to Mrs. Carrie Spridgen and Emma and May C. Spridgen, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, June 1912, $2,225.

Lot 13: Emma E. and May E. Spridgen to Mary E. VanCleve, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, December 1931.

Lot 13: Mary E. VanCleve to Emma E. and Mae C. Spridgen, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, December 1931.

 

Minnie Dhuse, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $200.

 

Mrs. Carrie Spridgen, et al, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, 1927-T-A, $850.

 

Mrs. Carrie Spridgen, et al, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, 1931-T-A, $1,700.

 

May C. Spridgen, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, 1939-T-A, $1,240.

 

Lot 14

 

Street address: 107 East Washington Street.

Legal description: lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville.

 

The Spridgen sisters lived here until their deaths. Emma E. Spridgen died November 23, 1931 and May C. Spridgen died June 20, 1964.

 

Lot 14: Mary E. Mason to Vol. Atherton, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, April 1893, $150.

Lot 14: Minnie Dhuse to Christian Merkel, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, January 1901, $2,250.

Lot 14: T. V. Atherton to Mrs. Minnie Dhuse, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, April 1908, $1,160.

Lot 14: Christian Merkel to Mrs. Carrie Spridgen and Emma E. and May C. Spridgen, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, June 1912, $2,225.

Lot 14: Emma E. and May E. Spridgen to Mary E. VanCleve, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, December 1931.

Lot 14: Mary E. VanCleve to Emma E. and Mae C. Spridgen, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, December 1931.

 

Minnie Dhuse, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Yorkville, 1899 T-A, $200.

 

Mrs. Carrie Spridgen, et al, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, 1927-T-A, $850.

 

Mrs. Carrie Spridgen, et al, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, 1931-T-A, $1,700.

 

May C. Spridgen, lots 13 and 14, block 5, Mason’s First Addition to Village of Yorkville, 1939-T-A, $1,240.



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