Richard Goodright court document

Summary

Creator: Goodright, Richard
Date(s): 1789 November
Call Number: MSS 0098, F0034
Language: English
Abstract: Handwritten court document detailing a suit brought by Sussex County, Delaware, resident Richard Goodwright against Thomas Thrustout for Peter Marsh's unlawful entry of Goodright's rented land and subsequent ejection of Goodwright as the tenant before the end of his rental term. The document includes the signature of William Peery, a member of the United States Continental Congress from Delaware and a Revolutionary War commander for a Lewes, Delaware, militia.
Physical Description: 1 item (2 pages)
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