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Nicholson, Francis (fl. 1699) [Appointment of Sir William Skipwith as sheriff of Middlesex County, Virginia].

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02468.17 Author/Creator: Nicholson, Francis (fl. 1699) Place Written: Virginia Type: Document signed Date: 7 June 1699 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 29.4 x 36.9 cm

Summary of Content: Signed as Royal Governor General of the "Colony and Dominion of Virginia." Features paper seal of the Colony of Virginia. Note states that the appointment was admitted to record by Edwin [Mackerleur] on July 3, 1699.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Government and CivicsLaw

Sub Era: The Thirteen Colonies

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