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Creator:Read, George, 1733-1798
Title:George Read documents regarding the will of Ebenezer Howell
Date(s):1788-1791
Call No:MSS 0098, F0052
Abstract:American lawyer, politician, and signer of the Declaration of Independence George Read produced an autograph document listing eight payments regarding the will of Ebenezer Howell against the estate of John[...] Evans, as well as another document concerning Ebenezer Howell's sale of his tavern and land in Newark, Delaware, to Henry Darby and subsequently to John Evans.
Subjects:Newark (Del.)
Creator:Read, George, 1733-1798
Title:George Read letter to William and Samuel McAntier
Date(s):1786
Call No:MSS 0098, F0057
Abstract:Delaware signer of the Declaration of Independence George Read penned this letter in his capacity as an attorney for William and Samuel McAntier concerning litigation triggered by a will that[...] disrupted the McAntier family. The letter refers exclusively to his actions in pursuing the case.
Subjects:White Clay Creek Hundred (Del.)