Leslie, Alexander, approximately 1740-1794

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Alexander Leslie (ca. 1740-1794) was an officer in the British Army.

From the description of General Leslie letterbooks, 1781-1782. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122580889

From the guide to the Alexander Leslie letterbooks, 1781-1782, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Lieut. General Leslie was Commander of British forces in the Southern states after Cornwallis.

From the description of LS, 1781 December 19 : Charles Town, to Lieut. Colonel Hamilton. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 13727913

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Henry Clinton papers, Clinton, Henry papers, 1736-1850 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn James, Joseph, 1749-1824. Virginia Militia Order Book, 1770-1780. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Leslie, Alexander, 1740-1794. LS, 1781 December 19 : Charles Town, to Lieut. Colonel Hamilton. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Nathanael Greene Papers, 1775-1785 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Clinton, Henry, Sir, 1738?-1795. Henry Clinton papers, 1736-1850. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Alexander Leslie letterbooks, 1781-1782 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786. Nathanael Greene papers, 1775-1785. Library of Congress
creatorOf Mackenzie, Frederick, d. 1824. Frederick Mackenzie papers, 1760-1783. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Leslie, Alexander, ca. 1740-1794. General Leslie letterbooks, 1781-1782. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. William Petty, 1st Marquis of Lansdowne, 2nd Earl of Shelburne papers, 1665-1885. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Frederick Mackenzie papers, Mackenzie, Frederick papers, 1760-1783 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf James, Joseph, 1749-1824. Virginia Militia Order Book [manuscript], 1770-1780. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn William Petty, 1st Marquis of Lansdowne, 2nd Earl of Shelburne papers, Shelburne, William Petty, 1st Marquis of Lansdowne, 2nd Earl of, papers, 1665-1885 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
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associatedWith Balfour, Nisbet, 1743-1823. person
associatedWith Clinton, Henry, 1771-1829 person
associatedWith Clinton, Henry, Sir, 1738?-1795. person
associatedWith Clinton, Henry, Sir, 1783?-1795. person
correspondedWith Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786. person
associatedWith Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804. person
associatedWith James, Joseph, 1749-1824. person
associatedWith Lansdowne, William Petty, Marquis of, 1737-1805 person
associatedWith Mackenzie, Frederick, d. 1824. person
associatedWith Scott, Edward person
associatedWith Scott, Edward. person
associatedWith United States. Continental Army corporateBody
associatedWith William L. Clements Library. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Charleston (S.C.)
United States
Charleston (S.C.)
Southern States
United States
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Military history
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Birth 1740

Death 1794

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