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Johnston, Samuel (fl. 1782) [Aaron White Jr.'s accounts with Samuel Johnston]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.013.03 Author/Creator: Johnston, Samuel (fl. 1782) Place Written: Middletown, Connecticut Type: Manuscript signed Date: 29 March 1782 Pagination: 1 p. + docket + fragment 20.5 x 33 cm

Summary of Content: Receipt related to the settlement and administration of the estate of Aaron White Jr. Lists costs for his funeral. This document was originally housed in Gideon Savage's wooden chest (GLC01450.013.02) with others decimalized in GLC01450.013. Accompanied by a note stating these are the papers of Gideon Savage relative to the settlement of the estate of Aaron White. White was Savage's father-in-law. Note states that White died in the West Indies 31 January 1782.

Background Information: Folder of research on Savage in collateral files.

People: Johnston, Samuel, 1733-1816
Savage, Gideon, 1751-1833
White, Aaron Jr., fl. 1754-1782

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: EstateDeathFinanceCaribbean

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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