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Unknown The Estate of Margaret Schuyler

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01078 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: New York, New York Type: Manuscript document Date: 1714/05/25 Pagination: 2p. + docket 21.5 x 15.7 cm

The document states that a house on Duke Street, belonging to the estate of Margaret Schuyler, is to be sold among the children.

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