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Creator:Wharton, Samuel, 1732-1800
Title:Land indenture between Christian Redebauch and Captain William Trent signed by Samuel Wharton
Date(s):1768
Call No:MSS 0098, F0038
Abstract:Land indenture created in Albany, New York, between Christian Redebauch and Captain William Trent signed by Samuel Wharton, a member of the U.S. Continental Congress from Delaware on June 6,[...] 1768.
Subjects:Albany (N.Y.)
Creator:Hall, John, active 1772-1774
Title:Land indenture between John Hall and Alexander [Porver] in Mifflin Township
Date(s):1772
Call No:MSS 0098, F0042
Abstract:Land indenture signed by John Hall of Wilmington, Delaware, attributed as being the first bookbinder in Delaware, to Alexander [Porver], dated December 26, 1772. This is possibly the only example[...] of Hall's autograph.
Subjects:Wilmington (Del.)
Creator:Fulton, Henry
Title:Margaret Murphy indenture
Date(s):1784
Call No:MSS 0098, F0079
Abstract:One document of indenture, binding Margaret Murphy to Henry Fulton as a housemaid for a period of three years.
Subjects:New Castle County (Del.)--History--18th century
Creator:Markham, William, 1635-1704
Title:Land patent for Daniel Jones on St. Jones Creek, Delaware, signed by William Markham and John Goodson
Date(s):1689
Call No:MSS 0098, F0106
Abstract:One document for a tract of land called "Denbe" on St. Jones Creek for Daniel Jones, signed by the first Governor of colonial Pennsylvania William Markham and Deputy Governor John[...] Goodson in 1689.
Subjects:Kent County (Del.)
Creator:Logan, James, 1674-1751
Title:Land patent for William and Elizabeth Annand signed by James Logan, Issac Norris, and Richard Hill
Date(s):1716
Call No:MSS 0098, F0107
Abstract:One patent for a tract of land in Kent County, Delaware, for William and Elizabeth Annand signed by Colonial Secretary James Logan and politicians Isaac Norris and Richard Hill on[...] June 6, 1716.
Subjects:Kent County (Del.)
Creator:Snow, Joseph
Title:Land indenture between Joseph and Sarah Snow and Silas Snow in Duck Creek Hundred
Date(s):1822
Call No:MSS 0098, F0146
Abstract:One land indenture between Joseph and Sarah Snow and Silas Snow for property located in Duck Creek Hundred, Kent County, Delaware, dated June 18, 1822.
Subjects:Kent County (Del.)
Creator:Marker, Frederick
Title:Samuel Kasley apprenticeship indenture
Date(s):1793
Call No:MSS 0099, F0739
Abstract:One-page legal indenture of Samuel Kasley of Harford Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, to Frederick Marker as an apprentice tailor on January 21, 1793, for a term of four years.
Subjects:Apprenticeship programs
Creator:Ferguson, Robert, active 1780-1781
Title:Land indenture between Robert Ferguson, his wife Jane, and Joseph Kinkead, New-Ark, New Castle County, Delaware
Date(s):1781
Call No:MSS 0098, F0170
Abstract:This land indenture between Robert Ferguson, his wife Jane, deeds a parcel of land located in New-Ark, White Clay Creek Hundred in New Castle County, Delaware, to Joseph Kinkead on[...] July 24, 1781.
Subjects:Real property--Delaware--New Castle County--History--18th century | Newark (Del.)--History--18th century
Creator:Wilkin, David
Title:Land indenture between David Wilkin, his wife Ann, and Jonathan Germain, in White Clay Creek Hundred, Newcastle County, Delaware
Date(s):1763
Call No:MSS 0098, F0171
Abstract:A 1763 deed of sale for a tract of 223 acres in the town of Newark, New Castle County, Delaware. It includes a long history of the people who have[...] owned the property back to 1702 and a detailed description of the boundaries of the property.
Subjects:Real property--Delaware--New Castle County--History--18th century | Newark (Del.)--History--18th century
Creator:Howell, Ebenezer
Title:Land indenture between Ebenezer Howell and his wife Sarah, from Cumberland County, New Jersey, to William Armstrong of Newark, Delaware
Date(s):1777
Call No:MSS 0098, F0172
Abstract:Land indenture from 1777 between Ebenezer Howell and his wife Sarah, from Cumberland County, New Jersey, to William Armstrong of Newark, Delaware.
Subjects:Real property--Delaware--New Castle County--History--18th century | Newark (Del.)--History--18th century | Cumberland County (N.J.)
Creator:Glasford, Hugh, 1750-
Title:Land indenture between Hugh and Ann Glasford and Robert Ferguson for property in the White Clay Creek Hundred
Date(s):1780
Call No:MSS 0098, F0173
Abstract:Eighteenth-century land indenture between Hugh and Ann Glasford and Robert Ferguson for 223 acres in the White Clay Creek Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware, dated February 21, 1780.
Subjects:Real property--Delaware--New Castle County--History--18th century | Newark (Del.)--History--18th century
Creator:Walter, John, -approximately 1846
Title:Land indenture between John Walter of Christiana Hundred, Delaware, and Joel Swaine of East Marlborough, Pennsylvania
Date(s):1831
Call No:MSS 0098, F0174
Abstract:A land indenture between John Walter of Christiana Hundred, Delaware, and Joel Swaine of East Marlborough, Pennsylvania, from 1831.
Subjects:Real property--Delaware--New Castle County--History--19th century | Real property--Pennsylvania--Chester County--History--19th century | Newark (Del.)--History--19th century | Pennsbury (Pa. : Township)--History--19th Century
Creator:Elliot family
Title:Elliot-McKee family deeds
Date(s):1753-1900
Call No:MSS 0584
Abstract:This collection of eighteenth and nineteenth-century deeds, mortgages, and bonds relate to the McKee and Elliot families of New Castle County, Delaware.
Subjects:Real property--Delaware--New Castle County--History--18th century | Real property--Delaware--New Castle County--History--19th century | Real property--Delaware--New Castle County--History--20th century | Wilmington (Del.) | More Subjects
Creator:Hulings, David Watts, 1793-1858
Title:David Watts Hulings papers
Date(s):1796-1850
Call No:MSS 0575
Abstract:The business records of nineteenth-century lawyer, land investor, and businessman David Watts Hulings of Lewistown, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. In addition to legal documents - case judgments and settlements, depositions, power[...] of attorneys, and summonses - the collection also includes deeds, leases, letters, and bank checks.
Subjects:Lawyers--Pennsylvania--History--19th century | Iron industry and trade--Pennsylvania--History--19th century | Banks and banking--History--19th century | Lawyers | More Subjects
Creator:Townsend family
Title:Townsend family papers
Date(s):1809-1920
Call No:MSS 0445
Abstract:The Townsend family (of Delaware) papers consists of letters, accounts, and other business records, spanning the years 1809-1920, with the majority of the material falling between 1834 and 1894. The[...] collection mainly consists of business letters sent to Samuel and John Townsend, political and personal letters sent to Samuel Townsend, and family correspondence, including twenty letters written by Edmund Townsend during the Civil War.
Subjects:Fruit trade--Delaware--History--19th century | Peach industry--Delaware--History--19th century | Lumber trade--Delaware--History--19th century | Soldiers--Correspondence | More Subjects
Creator:Townsend, Joseph Brevitt, 1821-1896
Title:Joseph Brevitt Townsend papers supplement
Date(s):1800-1920
Call No:MSS 0525
Abstract:Joseph Brevitt Townsend (1821-1896) was a prominent Philadelphia lawyer who practiced estate law and acted as legal consultant to several commercial, insurance, and trust companies. The Joseph Brevitt Townsend papers[...] supplement, spanning the dates 1800-1920, contains substantial additions to the original collection and documents the professional career of the Philadelphia lawyer. The supplement comprises 5.8 linear feet of legal and personal correspondence, wills and estate records, legal proceedings, legal account and receipt books, and other judicial and financial records.
Subjects:Estates (Law)--Pennsylvania | Probate law and practice--Pennsylvania | Probate courts--Pennsylvania | Law--Pennsylvania | More Subjects