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Coyman, Andrin (fl. 1685-1689) Account of Robert Livingston

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00132 Author/Creator: Coyman, Andrin (fl. 1685-1689) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1685/05-1689/06 Pagination: 1p. + docket 19.9 x 32.2 cm

Summary of Content: Coyman, who previously sold Livingston grain and meat, requests the balance of £340 and 5 shillings due to him to be paid. Date on docket reads June 1713.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceDebtMerchants and TradeCommerceDiet and nutrition

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