407 Miami Avenue


General Information

No: 407 (sometimes listed as 417)
Street: Miami
Name: Jones House)
Family: McAllister
Historic Plaque: N

Owner Info: N
Built: Y
Sec: 23
Sub: Sibley's Lots 3 & 4 of Camden City
Lot: pt 153
Architect:
Cont/Build:

Description: 2 story Square, siding, very low hip roof.
Original Use: Summer house (Dot Rixey)
Current Use: Residential

CHANGES As Built: Y
Add To: N
Sub From: N
Replace: N

Changes Details: 1963 - John True enclosed the porch.


Owners:


Current Owner: William Benson & Phyllis L. McAllister
Curr Date Fr: 1972
Curr Date To:

Original Owner: Jones family
Date Fr: 1917
Date To: 1932

Owner 1: Mary H. Finch
Date Fr 1: 1932
Date To 1: 1942

Owner 2: Lewis H. & Ruth B. Rohrbaugh
Date Fr 2: 1942
Date To 2: 1944

Owner 3: Thomas H. Jr. & Anna E. Wilson
Date Fr 3: 1944
Date To 3: 1950

Owner 4: Stuart G. & Dorothy J. Cutler
Date Fr 4: 1950
Date To 4: 1961

Owner 5: John E. & Elinor True
Date Fr 5: 1 961
Date To 5: 1965

Owner 6: Richard K. Mittenfdorf
Date Fr 6: 1965
Date To 6: 1968

Owner 7: Martha Lee Ferguson (& Charles)
Date Fr 7: 1968
Date To 7: 1972

1975 Owner: William Benson & Phyllis Louise McAllister. pt 153 Sib 3 (65 or 85x120)


Stories

Story 1 : We believe the Jones family (Sarah E. Jones owner) built this house circa 1917. According to an Affidavit for transfer and record of real estate inherited dated February 9, 1921, Sarah E. Jones died intestate March 10, 1919, residing at Cincinnati OH. Inheritors of 1/4 each were: Spencer M. Jones, son, 44, Terrace Park OH; Rankin Jones Jr., son, 39, Cincinnati OH; Martha Jones, daughter, 48, Terrace Park OH; Abbie J. Vaughan, daughter, 49, New York City. Besides land in Terrace Park (C pt 153 80x120 Sibley & N pt 153 15x120) she owned land in Millcreek, Cincinnati OH.


Directories:

BEGINNING at the east line of Miami Avenue at a point 400 feet northwardly from the southwest corner of said Lot No. 153, thence in an easterly direction parallel with the South line of said Lot No. 153 and 400 feet there from, 120 feet more or less to the Little Miami River corner to said Youtsey's lot; thence up the river 85 feet to a stake; thence in a westerly course parallel with the first line 120 feet more or less to the East line of Miami Avenue; thence in a southerly course with the east line of Miami Avenue 85 feet to the place of beginning. 1939 Map:
Burden

1942 Map:
Rohrbaugh

1951/3 Map:
Dorhen or Droken, John

1959 Directory:
Stuart & Dee Cutler

1960 Directory:
'' (moved to 104 Fieldstone)

1963-66 Directories:
John E. & Elinor Ellie True

1967-68 Direct:
Richard & Shirley Mittendorf

1969-70 Direct:
Charles & Lee Ferguson

1971-72 Direct:
'' (1972 moved to 909 Stanton) (Sold 1972)

1973-2012 Directories:
Ben & Phyllis McAllister (Sold 1974)