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Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) Manuscript note re: Pendleton's opinions on Beverley estate

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00099.002 Author/Creator: Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) Place Written: [Edmundsbury?] Type: Note Date: [ 1760 ca. ] Pagination: 1 p. 11 x 22 cm

Summary of Content: Manuscript note in an unknown hand recording Edmund Pendleton's opinions on the settlement of the estate of Mr. Beverley. Undated. With notes by Pendleton on reverse "I forgot to give young Mr. Maddison..."


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: LawPresidents

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