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Knox, Henry (1750-1806) [Memorandum related to Joseph Peirce]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.05949 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Autograph document Date: 19 October 1793 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 34 x 21 cm.

Summary of Content: Reports on various issues Joseph Peirce was handling and mentions several deeds. Makes reference to the proprietors buying 9,000 acres, more than of which is occupied by squatters. Also states Peirce is to pay the £25 tax to the Hancock County Sheriff.

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Revolutionary War GeneralLand TransactionWaldo PatentContractBoundary or Property DisputeFinanceTaxes or TaxationLawDebt

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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