29 07, 2019

Mahlon Myers

By |2019-09-23T00:39:26+00:00July 29th, 2019|2019 Homes on Tour, Sunday Homes|

Mahlon Myers Shortly after the turn of the nineteenth century Quaker Mahlon Janney (1731-1812), son of village founder Amos, began selling lots in his “New Addition,” extending Main Street up over the hill and along Butchers Row. Mahlon Myers purchased [...]

21 08, 2018

Catoctin Presbyterian Church

By |2019-07-29T02:04:58+00:00August 21st, 2018|Homes|

15565 High Street Waterford’s Presbyterians have a long history in the Waterford area. In 1760, Amos Thompson, a graduate of The College of New Jersey [now Princeton University], was sent by the New Brunswick Presbytery as a missionary to Virginia. [...]

21 08, 2018

Samuel Steer

By |2019-07-29T02:03:40+00:00August 21st, 2018|Homes|

15483 Second Street In 1856 Waterford miller Samuel C. Means (1827-1884) purchased vacant lots 39 and 40 of Mahlon Janney’s 1814 subdivision. By January 1861, with war looming and busy with his mill on Main Street, Means sold the lots [...]

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