Wolcott, Roger, 1679-1767

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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)

Governor of Connecticut, businessman, army officer, jurist, and author.

From the description of Papers of Roger Wolcott, 1749-1754. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71067140

Colonial governor, army officer, and jurist from Connecticut.

From the description of Papers of Roger Wolcott, 1745-1755. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79604704

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referencedIn Trumbull, David, 1819-1889. David Trumbull collection, 1727-1760. Library of Congress
creatorOf Nevis, Rebecca Norris. Papers of the Griswold, Nevins, Perkins, and Shaw families of Connecticut [manuscript] 1731-1964. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Documents relating to the Wyoming Controversy, 1751-1814, 1823, 1751-1823 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Connecticut. Governor (1750-1754 : Wolcott). [Proclamations, 1754]. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library
referencedIn Wolcott family. Papers of the Wolcott family, 1745-1856. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lane, William Griswold, 1824-1877. William Griswold Lane memorial collection, 1670-1947 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Wolcott, Roger, 1679-1767. Papers of Roger Wolcott, 1745-1755. Library of Congress
creatorOf Wolcott, Roger, 1679-1767. Papers, 1631-1889. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Colonial and early American papers, 1739-1891. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Documents relating to the Wyoming Controversy, 1751-1814, 1823. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, R-Z and unidentified Houghton Library
referencedIn Papers, 1830-1910. Houghton Library
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn New York (State) 18th-century letters and documents, 1685-1790 William L. Clements Library
creatorOf Wolcott, Roger, 1679-1767. Papers of Roger Wolcott, 1749-1754. Library of Congress
creatorOf Wolcott family. Papers, 1716-1948. Library of Congress
creatorOf Colonial and Early American Papers, 1739-1910 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Colt, William,. Papers of the Wolcott family, 1845-1856. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Law, Jonathan, 1674-1750. Governor Jonathan Law papers, 1741-1750. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Peale-Sellers family collection, 1686-1963 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Edward Webster McGlenen papers, 1857-1937 (inclusive), 1857-1890 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn George Clinton papers, Clinton, George, papers, 1697-1760, 1745-1753 William L. Clements Library
creatorOf Wolcott and Huntington families. Wolcott and Huntington legal and gubernatorial records, 1713-1824. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Griswold, Roger, 1762-1812,. Papers of the Griswold family of Lyme, Conn., and the Perkins family of New London, Conn. [manuscript] 1731-1937. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Allen, Louise R. Notes on the Allen, Chase (Chace), Miller, and Wolcott families of New York and East Windsor, Connecticut, 1898-1930. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. George Clinton papers, 1697-1760, bulk 1745-1753. William L. Clements Library
creatorOf Colt, William,. Papers of the Wolcott family [manuscript], 1845-1856. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the State of Massachusetts Civil War collection, 1724-1933 (inclusive);, 1861-1912 (bulk). Houghton Library
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associatedWith Allyn, Matthew, d. 1758. person
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associatedWith Bull, Roger person
associatedWith Burr, Aaron person
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associatedWith Penn, John, 1729-1795 person
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associatedWith Wolcott, Henry, 1643-1709. person
associatedWith Wolcott, Oliver, 1726-1797. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Connecticut
Connecticut
Pennsylvania
United States
Wyoming Valley (Pa.)
Connecticut
Subject
Land settlement--Pennsylvania
Colonial Politics
Pennsylvania History
Indians of North America
Occupation
Governors--Connecticut
Jurists
Army officers
Businessmen
Authors
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Birth 1679-01-04

Death 1767-05-17

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