Prévost, Augustine, approximately 1725-1786

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N.Y. resident.

From the description of Papers, 1783. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 36115925

British army officer.

From the description of Letter fragment of Augustine Prévost, 1777. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450131

British general.

From the description of Letter, 1779 April 10, [Savannah?], to Thomas Pinckney. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 297170252

Officer in the Royal American Regiment (60th) and son-in-law of deputy Indian agent George Croghan.

From the description of Letters : Croghan's Forest, [i.e. Cooperstown, N.Y.], and New York, [N.Y.], to Sir William Johnson, 1772 Mar. 20-July 7. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 39641407

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referencedIn Temple, Nelson, Lloyd, Vassall, and Borland family papers, 1611-1862 (inclusive), 1700-1831 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Autograph letter signed : Head Qurs. Ebenezer, to Col. A. Campbell, 1779 Mar. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume IX, Miscellany, 1766-1808. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Draught of part of the province of South Carolina shewing the march & encampments of the British troops under the command of Major Genl. Prevost upon an expedition into that province. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Gage, Thomas, 1721-1787. Thomas Gage papers, 1754-1807, bulk 1759-1775. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Skelly, Francis John. Francis John Skelly diary, 1779. Georgia Historical Society
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Papers, 1783. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Letter fragment of Augustine Prévost, 1777. Library of Congress
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Journal, 1774. Winterthur Library
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Autograph letter signed : to Col. Campbell, 1779 Feb. 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Letter, 1779 April 10, [Savannah?], to Thomas Pinckney. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. [Map of New York land grants and purchases] / copy'd from an original of Guy Johnson Esqr. by [sig.] Aug. Prevost. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Ballentine, Samuel, fl. 1783. Samuel Ballentine military discharge and A.L.S., 1783. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Autograph letter signed : Ebenezer, (to Col. Campbell?), 1779 Mar. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Clinton, Henry, Sir, 1738?-1795. Henry Clinton papers, 1736-1850. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Letters : Croghan's Forest, [i.e. Cooperstown, N.Y.], and New York, [N.Y.], to Sir William Johnson, 1772 Mar. 20-July 7. Newberry Library
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Autograph letter signed : Ebenezer, to Col. Campbell, 1779 Mar. 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797. Jeffery Amherst papers, 1758-1764. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Stone, Sarah, fl. 1840. Sarah Stone autograph collection, 1720-1962. Library of Congress
creatorOf Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. Plan of the French and rebells sieg[e] of Savannah in Georgia, in South [sic] America, deffend: t[h]rough the Br: Gen: August Prevost, 1779. Library of Congress
referencedIn Henry Clinton papers, Clinton, Henry papers, 1736-1850 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
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associatedWith Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797. person
associatedWith Ballentine, Samuel, fl. 1783. person
associatedWith Campbell, A., Col., fl. 1779, person
associatedWith Campbell, Arthur, 1742-1811, person
associatedWith Clinton, Henry, 1771-1829 person
associatedWith Clinton, Henry, Sir, 1738?-1795. person
associatedWith Croghan, George, d. 1782. person
associatedWith Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Emmet, Thomas Addis person
associatedWith Gage, Thomas, 1721-1787. person
associatedWith Great Britain. Army. Royal American Regiment, 60th corporateBody
associatedWith Indiana Company corporateBody
associatedWith Johnson, Guy, ca. 1740-1788. person
correspondedWith Johnson, William, Sir, 1715-1774 person
associatedWith Newberry Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Pinckney, Thomas, 1750-1828. person
associatedWith Prevost, James. person
associatedWith Prevost, M. L., person
associatedWith Skelly, Francis John. person
associatedWith Stone, Sarah, fl. 1840. person
associatedWith Wainwright, Nicholas B. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Virginia
New York (State)--Cooperstown
New York (State)
New York (State)
New York (State)--New York
England
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Buildings--Maps
Land grants--Maps
Land speculation--History--18th century--Sources
Recruiting and enlistment
Indian land transfers--Maps
Prisoners
Roads--Maps
Land owners--Maps
Desertion, Military--History--18th century--Sources
Manuscripts, American
Voyages and travels
Real property--Maps
Streams--Maps
Landforms--Maps
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Army officers, British
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Birth 1723-08-22

Death 1786-05-04

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