Edgar, William, 1739-1820

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Edgar, William, 1739-1820

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Edgar, William, 1739-1820

Edgar, William, 1736-1820

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William Edgar (1736-1820) was an Irish-born merchant of Detroit, Michigan, where he was a financial agent for the British Army post. He moved to New York City in 1780 or 1781 and engaged in trade with China and East India.

From the description of William Edgar papers, 1750-1870. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122314062 From the guide to the William Edgar papers, 1750-1870, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

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https://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-nr2002003054

https://id.loc.gov/authorities/nr2002003054

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Calcutta (India)

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Calcutta (India)

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Canton (China)

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New York (N.Y.)

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Detroit (Mich.)

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Guangzhou (China)

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New York (N.Y.)

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Detroit (Mich.)

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