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History of the transfer of the title of Westbrook

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03902.296 Author/Creator: Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph document Date: circa 4 May 1743 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 20.8 x 22.2 cm. Order a Copy

Pertains to the period between 5 March 1619 and 4 May 1743.

Watson, Brook, 1735-1807
Mauger, Joshua, 1725-1788
Halifax, George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of, 1716-1771
Grenville, George, 1712-1770
Sandwich, John Montagu, 4th Earl of, 1718-1792
Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778

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