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Willson, Ebenezer (fl. 1709) Freedom and citizenship of Robert Livingston

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00806 Author/Creator: Willson, Ebenezer (fl. 1709) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1709/12/13 Pagination: 1p. + docket 21.5 x 32 cm

Summary of Content: Legal statement of Ebenezer Willson Esq., Mayor and the aldermen of the City of New York declaring the freedom and citizenship of Robert Livingston. Grants Livingston the right to "partake of all the benefits, liberties, priveliges, freedoms, and immunities" associated with citizenship.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: LawFreemenGovernment and CivicsSuffrage

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