Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809

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The Wyoming Controversy was a conflict between the governments of Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and Britain, the Continental Congress, and the Indians over land in the Wyoming Valley in Pennsylvania.

From the guide to the Documents relating to the Wyoming Controversy, 1751-1814, 1823, 1751-1823, (American Philosophical Society)

First comptroller of the U.S. Treasury, member of Congress from Connecticut, second speaker of the House, governor of Connecticut. His father Jonathan (1710-1785), also governor of Connecticut, changed the spelling of the family name from "Trumble" in 1766.

From the description of ALS : Lebanon, Conn., to Christopher Leffingwell, 1764 Mar. 2. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122645486

Gov. of Connecticut; U.S. Senator; served on Washington's staff in the Revolution, member of the Cont. Congress.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Head Quarters, Newburgh, to Maj. Gen. Stirling, 1782 Apr. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270573351

Governor of and U.S. senator and representative from Connecticut; U.S. Speaker of the House of Representatives (1791-1793).

From the description of Jonathan Trumbull papers, 1792-1794. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980661

Revolutionary soldier, governor of Connecticut, U.S. congressman and senator.

From the description of Jonathan Trumbull papers, 1787-1811 [microform]. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 45632159

From the description of Jonathan Trumbull papers, 1787-1811. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 22363457

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creatorOf Scovil, Joseph. Joseph Scovil papers, 1798-1845. Litchfield Historical Society
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Letter, 1794 September 16, Lebanon, Conn., to Jeremiah Wadsworth, Hartford, Conn. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Silliman family. Silliman family papers, 1717-1977 (inclusive), 1717-1911 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Jonathan Trumbull papers, 1787-1811. Western Reserve Historical Society, Research Library
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Autograph signature to a document : Hartford, 1803 May 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Historical manuscripts collection, Bulk, 1775-1885, 1347-1969 Free Library of Philadelphia: Rare Book Department
referencedIn Smith, Simeon, 1762-1848. Simeon Smith papers, 1798-1822. New London County Historical Society
creatorOf Trumbull, Joseph, 1737-1778. Papers, 1753-1791. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Andrew, John A. (John Albion), 1818-1867,. Lee family papers [microform] 1652 [1769-1870] 1890. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Pierce family. Pierce family correspondence, 1775-1825 and undated. Litchfield Historical Society
referencedIn John Trumbull Papers, 1775-1842 © 2011 New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Washington, George, 1732-1799. George Washington papers, 1694-1932. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn William Livingston papers, 1749-1782 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Huntington, Benjamin, 1736-1800. Draft of letter, 1789 August 18, New York, N.Y. to George Phillips, Middletown, Conn. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Wadsworth, Jeremiah, 1743-1804. Papers of Jeremiah Wadsworth, 1775-1833. Library of Congress
creatorOf Comstock, Peter. Commission to Peter Comstock, 1804 May 17. New London County Historical Society
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Autograph signature to a document : New Haven, 1805 Oct. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. Autograph letter signed : Sunnyside, to Professor B. Silliman, 1856 July 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Wadsworth family. Wadsworth family papers, 1745-1914 (inclusive), 1775-1862 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Connecticut. Governor (1798-1809 : Trumbull). Military appointment of Nathaniel Ackley, 1800 Oct. 13. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Silliman family papers, 1717-1977, 1717-1911 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Oldridge, William A. The William A. Oldridge collection of George Washington's headquarters staff writings, 1775-1962. Library of Congress
creatorOf Connecticut. Committee of the Pay Table. Committee of the Pay Table correspondence and records, 1760 May - 1789 October 6. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Trumbull, John, 1756-1843. John Trumbull papers, 1750-1961 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Huntington, Joshua, 1751-1821. Papers, 1742-1801. Gadsden Public Library
creatorOf Noble, David. Connecticut militia commission, 1802 Oct. 18. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Autograph letter signed : Lebanon, 1809 Feb. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. ALS : Lebanon, Conn., to Christopher Leffingwell, 1764 Mar. 2. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Will, 1808. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Tennessee. Governor (1803-1809 : Sevier). Letter : Knoxville, Tenn., to his excellency the Governor of the State of Con[n]ecticut, 1806 Jan. 28. Newberry Library
referencedIn George Washington papers, 1694-1932 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Douglass, Robert, fl. 1801. Commission to Robert Douglass, 1801 Oct. 10. New London County Historical Society
creatorOf Noble, David. Papers. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
creatorOf Gerry, Elbridge, 1744-1814. Gerry-Townsend papers, 1675-1846. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Trumbull College (Yale University). Trumbull College manuscript collection, 1743-1830. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn United States. Continental Army. Receipts, 1777 August. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Washington, George, 1732-1799. Letter signed [in the hand of Jonathan Trumbull, Jr.] : Headquarters near Dobbs Ferry, to [James] Clinton, 1781 July 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Washington, George, 1732-1799. Letter signed : Mount Vernon, to General Greene, 1781 Nov. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Documents relating to the Wyoming Controversy, 1751-1814, 1823. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn William A. Oldridge Collection of George Washington's Headquarters Staff Writings, 1775-1962, (bulk 1775-1783) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Richard Varick Papers, 1743-1871 (bulk 1775-1830) @ 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Autograph File, T, 1580-1975. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1710-1785. Papers, 1637-1787. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Huntington, Andrew, 1745-1824. Andrew Huntington appointment, 1802 May 20. New London County Historical Society
referencedIn Fishburne, William, 1760-1819. William Fishburne papers, 1743-1879. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Jonathan Trumbull papers, 1787-1811 [microform]. Western Reserve Historical Society, Research Library
creatorOf Holmes, Abiel, 1763-1837. Papers, 1705-1830. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Autograph letter signed : Head Quarters, Newburgh, to Maj. Gen. Stirling, 1782 Apr. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Trumbull, John, 1756-1843. John Trumbull papers, 1750-1961 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Benedict Arnold Letter Volume, 1772-1782 @ 2010 New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Wheeler, Thomas, 1760-1824. Commissions to Thomas Wheeler, 2nd, 1796-1805. New London County Historical Society
creatorOf Strong, Caleb, 1745-1819. Papers, 1657-1818. Library of Congress
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Washington, George, 1732-1799. George Washington collection, 1749-1806, (bulk 1757-1799). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Hoadley, Charles J. (Charles Jeremy), 1828-1900. Charles J. Hoadley and George E. Hoadley autograph collection, 1648-1925. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Varick, Richard, 1753-1831. Papers, 1774-1830. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Papers, 1753-1832. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Simpson, James, d. 1820. James Simpson letterbook, 1793-1797. Library of Congress
referencedIn Trumbull College (Yale University). Trumbull College manuscript collection, 1743-1830. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Saltonstall, Gurdon, 1708-1785. Gurdon Saltonstall correspondence, 1776. Library of Congress
creatorOf Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801. Correspondence, 1772-1782. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Connecticut. Governor (1798-1809 : Trumbull). [Proclamations, 1798-1809]. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn John Trumbull papers, 1750-1961 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Jonathan Trumbull papers, 1792-1794. Library of Congress
referencedIn Atwater, Jesse. Letter, 1808 November 24, Washington City, to W.S. Judd, New Haven, Conn. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Documents relating to the Wyoming Controversy, 1751-1814, 1823, 1751-1823 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Literary Manuscripts collection, 1666-1990 Free Library of Philadelphia: Rare Book Department
referencedIn Trumbull, John, 1756-1843. Papers, 1790-1843. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Shaw, Nathaniel, 1735-1782. Nathaniel Shaw papers, 1735-1782 and undated. New London County Historical Society
referencedIn United States. Continental Army. Paymaster General and Quartermaster General account books, 1775-1783. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn American Academy of the Fine Arts. Records, 1802-1840. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Livingston, William, 1723-1790. William Livingston papers, 1749-1782. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Trumbull, John, 1756-1843. Papers, 1776-1842. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Journal extracts, 1781. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Day, Thomas, 1777-1855. Thomas Day papers, 1805-1853. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Silliman family. Silliman family papers, 1717-1977 (inclusive), 1717-1911 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Benjamin Vaughan Papers, 1746-1900 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Kirkland, Samuel, 1741-1808. Papers, 1764-1808. New Hampshire Newsp Project
creatorOf Trumbull, Jonathan, 1740-1809. Letter, 1775 August 28, New York, N.Y., to Faith Trumbull. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Trumbull College manuscript collection, 1743-1830 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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associatedWith Wolcott, Roger, 1679-1767 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Connecticut
United States
Connecticut
Ohio
Ohio
Connecticut
Marietta (Ohio)
United States
Connecticut
Northwest, Old
Marietta (Ohio)
Pennsylvania
Northwest, Old
United States
Wyoming Valley (Pa.)
Yorktown (Va.)
Subject
Courts-martial and courts of inquiry
Embargo, 1807-1809
Deeds
Colonial Politics
Land settlement--Pennsylvania
Fugitives from justice
Wills
Pennsylvania History
Real property
Occupation
Merchants
Governors--Connecticut
Representatives, U.S. Congress--Connecticut
Public officials--Connecticut
Senators, U.S. Congress--Connecticut
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Birth 1740-03-26

Death 1809

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