Sullivan, John, 1740-1795

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Army officer, public official of New Hampshire, and jurist.

From the description of John Sullivan correspondence and warrant, 1779-1787. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980732

Army officer and statesman.

From the description of Papers of John Sullivan, 1774-1789. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78377480

Continental Army officer, Continental Congressman, Governor of New Hampshire.

From the description of Letter to Noah Emery, 1789 August 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122578699

Army officer.

From the description of Papers of John Sullivan, 1775-1781. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71070213

American General in the Revolution.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Durham, to Thomas Jefferson, 1787 May 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270574682

From the description of Autograph signature to pay abstract, 1778 Aug. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270580593

Lawyer, Revolutionary Army officer, member of the Continental Congress, Governor and Attorney General of New Hampshire, and judge.

From the description of Papers, 1769-1792. (New Hampshire Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70963897

Lawyer, Revolutionary general, member of first and second Continental Congresses from New Hampshire, president of New Hampshire.

From the description of LS : Winter Hill, Mass., to Matthew Thornton, 1775 Dec. [no day]. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122466210

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Henderson, O. V., 1870-1951. Papers, 1904-1986. UNH Durham, Dimond Library
referencedIn Sullivan, John. Letter, 1847. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Bradish, David, 1745-1818. David Bradish orderly book, 1778-1786. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Amory family. Amory family papers, 1697-1894. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Weare, Meshech, 1713-1786. Papers, 1776-1785. Library of Congress
creatorOf Van Emburgh, John, Major. ALS : Cranbury, to John Sullivan, 1777 [May or June]. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Nathanael Greene Papers, 1777-1780 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Barber, Francis, 1750-1783. Francis Barber orderly book, 1779. New Jersey Historical Society Library
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Letter to Noah Emery, 1789 August 28. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume IX, Miscellany, 1766-1808. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. John Sullivan correspondence and warrant, 1779-1787. Library of Congress
referencedIn Washington, George, 1732-1799. LS, 1779 October 18 : Head Quarters, West Point, to Colonel Daniel Brodhead. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Brant, Joseph, 1742-1807. Draper manuscripts: Joseph Brant miscellanies, 1779-1892. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Hollingshead, John fl. 1775-81. Orderly book of John Hollingshead, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, 1779 July 24 - Oct. 18. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Lee, William R., 1745-1824. William R. Lee orderly books, 1775-1776. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. [Letter] 1779 October 19, Easton, Pa. [to Thomas] Bradford [Philadelphia] / Jn Sullivan. Easton Area Public Library
referencedIn Hargrett, Felix. Felix Hargrett papers, 1790-1982 (bulk 1932-1980). Georgia Newspaper Project
referencedIn Gérard, Conrad Alexandre, 1729-1790. ALS (3rd person) : Philadelphia, to Elias Boudinot, [1778] août 16. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn [Orderly book, 1776-1779]. New England Historic Genealogical Society
referencedIn Swetland, Luke, 1729-1823. A narrative of the captivity of Luke Swetland in 1778 and 1779 among the Seneca Indians : To which is added extracts from the journals of officers in Sullivan's army relating to his rescue, and Kendaia or Appletown, the place of his captivity / Written by himself, manuscript, [copied in ]1890. Princeton University Library
referencedIn McNeill, Samuel, 1753-1817. Diary, 1779. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Dearborn, Henry, 1751-1829. Papers, 1779-1838, bulk: 1779-1817. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Jackson, Hall, 1739-1797. ALS to Elbridge Gerry, 1776 Apr. 1. Portsmouth Athenaeum Library & Museum
referencedIn Stark, John, 1728-1822. Papers, 1758-1819. New Hampshire Historical Society Library
referencedIn Ames, Jotham, 1743-1812. Orderly book, 1775. New England Historic Genealogical Society
referencedIn Bond, William, d. 1776. Papers, 1768-1777. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn Rodney, Caesar, 1728-1784. Letter to [Thomas Rodney] and portrait, 1776 May 17. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn David Bradish orderly book, Bradish, David orderly book, 1778-1786 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. LS : Winter Hill, Mass., to Matthew Thornton, 1775 Dec. [no day]. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Hastings, Hugh, 1856-1916. The Sullivan expedition : typescript / [1902] / by Hugh Hastings. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Thompson, Lucien, b. 1859. Lucien Thompson papers, 1877-1924. UNH Durham, Dimond Library
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Orderly book, 1775-1776. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Sullivan, John, General, 1740-1795. Autograph signature to pay abstract, 1778 Aug. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, John, General, 1740-1795. Autograph letter signed : Durham, to Thomas Jefferson, 1787 May 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1768-1877. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Thompson, Ebenezer, 1737-1802. Ebenezer Thompson (1737-1802) papers, 1764-1807. UNH Durham, Dimond Library
referencedIn Sullivan, John. Letters, 1847, 1860. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Wendell family papers, ca. 1620-1921. Houghton Library.
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIa, 1743-1806 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Thomas Grosvenor papers, 1779-1792 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Papers, 1769-1792. New Hampshire Historical Society Library
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Autograph letter signed : to Gen. Hand, 1779 May 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn United States. Continental Army. New York Regiment, 4th. Orderly books, 1779-1780. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Alexander, William, 1726-1783. Selected papers, 1767-1782. 1776-1782 (bulk). New-York Historical Society Library
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Transcripts, 1774-1876. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Rhode Island orderly book, 1778-1779 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Cutter, Ammi Ruhamah, 1735-1820. Papers, 1754-1831 (bulk 1754-1820). New Hampshire Historical Society Library
creatorOf Buell, Nathaniel. Petition : Sorel, Québec, to John Sullivan, 1776 June 12. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Grosvenor, Thomas, 1744-1825. Thomas Grosvenor papers, 1779-1792. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Parsons, Edward, d. 1776. Edward Parsons' collections of the practice of the American army [New York, Ticonderoga, and elsewhere] Jan. 1776-Dec. 1779 [and later?] Society of the Cincinnati Library
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Papers of John Sullivan, 1774-1789. Library of Congress
referencedIn Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. ADS, 1779 March 15. : Pay Abstract. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Rosengarten, J. G. (Joseph George), 1835-1921. The German allied troops in the North American war of independence, and related materials, ca. 1767-1893. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn United States. Continental Army. Orderly book kept by Major Gibbs, 1778. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
referencedIn Autograph File, S, 1556-1996. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Sullivan Campaign collection, 1779. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Sullivan, John, General, 1740-1795. Autograph letter signed : "Durham", to Gen. Greene, 1781 Nov. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, James, 1744-1808. Transcripts, 1770-1809. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Chase, Jonathan, 1732-1800. Papers, 1768-1799. New Hampshire Historical Society Library
creatorOf Sullivan family. Papers, 1735-1857. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of documents concerning the American Revolution, 1740-1866 . Houghton Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Letter : Easton, Pa., to [Edward] Hand, Wioming [sic], [Pa.], 1779 May 31. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library.
creatorOf United States. Continental Army. Order of battle for the army commanded by Majr. Gen'l Sulivan [sic]. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Schley, Reeve, 1881-1960. Papers, 1670-1969. New Jersey Historical Society Library
referencedIn Gibbes, Caleb, Major. Orderly book, 1778, Aug. 8-28 / kept by Major [Caleb?] Gibbes [or Gibbs]. Society of the Cincinnati Library
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf McDougall, Alexander, 1732-1786. Alexander McDougall papers, 1756-1795 (bulk 1776-1782). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Sullivan, John. Map of Sullivan's Indian Campaign at Seneca and Cayuga Lakes, 1866. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn Hubley, Adam, ca. 1744-1793. Journals, 1778-1780. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Papers, 1768-1872. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Frost, Samuel, 1751-1817. Samuel Frost orderly book, 1775-1779. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Brant, Joseph, 1742-1807. Draper manuscripts: Joseph Brant papers, 1710-1879. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Heath, William, 1737-1814. Papers of William Heath, 1774-1872 (bulk 1774-1814). Library of Congress
referencedIn Amory, Thomas C. (Thomas Coffin), 1812-1889. Letter to Mr. Bell, 1875 September 24. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Crary, Archibald. ALS : Bristol, R.I., to John Sullivan, 1778 July 29. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Papers of John Sullivan, 1775-1781. Library of Congress
referencedIn Du Simitière, Pierre Eugène, ca. 1736-1784. Papers of Pierre Eugène Du Simitière, 1774-1784. Library of Congress
referencedIn Whipple, William, 1730-1785. Letter, 1778 Sept. 7, to Josiah Bartlett. New Hampshire Newsp Project
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Legal document, 1781-1782. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Lodge, J. [Orderly book] Camp on Susquehannah River, Oswego, Tioga, Canajoharie, Eastown, West Point [and elsewhere] 9 Aug.-11 Nov. 1779. Society of the Cincinnati Library
referencedIn Papers of Joseph and William Whipple, 1717-1904 (inclusive), 1763-1814 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Letter: Durham, [N.H.], to Nicholas Gilman, [Exeter, N.H.?], 1790, May 4. UNH Durham, Dimond Library
creatorOf Thompson family. Thompson family deeds, 1750-1888. UNH Durham, Dimond Library
creatorOf Barbour, John H. Papers, 1832-1881. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Edward Hand papers, 1775-1801 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Bell, William Mordaunt. William M. Bell orderly book, 27 May-25 July 1779. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Davis, Robert Gorham,. Papers, 1778-1976. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Swatland, Luke. Note on human skin (alleged), after 1779. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Hewes, Josiah, b. 1733. Josiah Hewes letter, 1779 Aug. 7. New London County Historical Society
creatorOf Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834. ALS, 1778 Sept. 28, Boston, to John Sullivan. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Hand, Edward, 1744-1802. Edward Hand papers, 1775-1801. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Wadleigh, Elijah, 1757-1800. Diary of the Sullivan Expedition, 1777-1779. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Lee, William R., 1745-1824. William R. Lee orderly books, 1775-1776. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn William Bond Papers, 1768-1777 University of California, San Diego. Geisel Library. Mandeville Special Collections Library.
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume V, Miscellany, 1764-1792. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Custis, George Washington Parke, 1781-1857. Battle of Princeton; historical documents. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Martin, Robert, Lieutenant. Commission, 1789. Portsmouth Athenaeum Library & Museum
creatorOf Heath, William, 1737-1814. Papers, 1774-1872. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume IV, Miscellany, 1756-1807. Cornell University Library
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correspondedWith Alexander, William, 1726-1783 person
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associatedWith Amory family. person
associatedWith Amory, Thomas C. (Thomas Coffin), 1812-1889. person
correspondedWith Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 person
correspondedWith Baldwin, Loammi, 1740-1807 person
associatedWith Barber, Francis, 1750-1783. person
associatedWith Barbour, John H. person
correspondedWith Baylor, George, 1752-1784 person
associatedWith Bell, William Mordaunt. person
associatedWith Bond, William, d. 1776 person
associatedWith Bond, William, d. 1776. person
associatedWith Bradford, Thomas, 1745-1838. person
associatedWith Bradish, David, 1745-1818. person
associatedWith Brant, Joseph, 1742-1807. person
associatedWith Buell, Nathaniel. person
associatedWith Butler-Gunsaulus Collection (University of Chicago. Library) corporateBody
correspondedWith Chase, Jonathan, 1732-1800. person
correspondedWith Chase, Samuel, 1741-1811 person
correspondedWith Cornell, Ezekiel, 1733-1800 person
associatedWith Crary, Archibald. person
correspondedWith Cutter, Ammi Ruhamah, 1735-1820. person
associatedWith Davis, Robert Gorham, person
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Dearborn, Henry, 1751-1829. person
associatedWith Du Simitière, Pierre Eugène, ca. 1736-1784. person
associatedWith Emery, Noah. person
associatedWith Emmet, Thomas Addis person
correspondedWith Erskine, John, fl. 1770-1777 person
correspondedWith Estaing, Charles Hector, comte d', 1729-1794 person
correspondedWith Estaing, Charles Henri, omte d', 1729-1794 person
associatedWith Evan, Israel, 1747-1807. person
correspondedWith Flower, Benjamin, d. 1781 person
associatedWith Frost, Samuel, 1751-1817. person
correspondedWith Gates, Horatio, 1728-1806 person
associatedWith Gérard, Conrad Alexandre, 1729-1790. person
associatedWith Gibbes, Caleb, Major. person
associatedWith Gilman, Nicholas, 1755-1814. person
associatedWith Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786, person
associatedWith Grosvenor, Thomas, 1744-1825. person
correspondedWith Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804 person
correspondedWith Hancock, John, 1737-1793 person
associatedWith Hand, Edward, 1744-1802. person
associatedWith Hargrett, Felix. person
associatedWith Hastings, Hugh, 1856-1916. person
correspondedWith Hazen, Moses, 1733-1803 person
associatedWith Heath, William, 1737-1814. person
associatedWith Henderson, O. V., 1870-1951. person
associatedWith Hewes, Josiah, b. 1733. person
associatedWith Hollingshead, John fl. 1775-81. person
associatedWith Hubley, Adam, ca. 1744-1793. person
correspondedWith Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 person
associatedWith Jackson, Hall, 1739-1797. person
correspondedWith Jay, John, 1745-1829 person
associatedWith Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826, person
correspondedWith Knox, Henry, 1750-1806 person
correspondedWith Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834 person
correspondedWith Laurens, Henry, 1724-1792 person
correspondedWith Lee, Henry, 1756-1818 person
associatedWith Lee, William R., 1745-1824. person
associatedWith Martin, Robert, Lieutenant. person
associatedWith McDougall, Alexander, 1732-1786. person
associatedWith McNeill, Samuel, 1753-1817. person
associatedWith New Hampshire corporateBody
associatedWith New Hampshire. President (1786-1788 : Sullivan) corporateBody
associatedWith New Hampshire. President (1789-1790 : Sullivan) corporateBody
associatedWith Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. person
correspondedWith Palfrey family. family
correspondedWith Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829 person
correspondedWith Pigot, Robert person
correspondedWith Prescott, Richard, 1725-1788 person
associatedWith Rodney, Caesar, 1728-1784. person
associatedWith Rosebury, Michael. person
associatedWith Rosengarten, J. G. (Joseph George), 1835-1921. person
correspondedWith Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813 person
correspondedWith Scammell, Alexander, 1747-1781 person
associatedWith Schley, Reeve, 1881-1960. person
correspondedWith Schuyler, Philip, 1733-1804 person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
correspondedWith Stark, John, 1728-1822. person
correspondedWith Stewart, Charles, 1729-1800 person
associatedWith Sullivan family. family
associatedWith Sullivan family. family
associatedWith Sullivan, James, 1744-1808. person
associatedWith Sullivan, John. person
associatedWith Swatland, Luke. person
associatedWith Swetland, Luke, 1729-1823. person
correspondedWith Thompson, Ebenezer, 1737-1802. person
associatedWith Thompson family. family
associatedWith Thompson, Lucien, b. 1859. person
associatedWith Thornton, Matthew, 1714?-1803, person
correspondedWith Tilghman, Tench, 1744-1786 person
associatedWith United States. Continental Army. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Continental Army. John Sullivan's Brigade (1775-1783) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Continental Army. New York Regiment, 4th. corporateBody
associatedWith Van Emburgh, John, Major. person
correspondedWith Varnum, James M. (James Mitchell), 1748-1789 person
associatedWith Wadleigh, Elijah, 1757-1800. person
associatedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799. person
correspondedWith Wayne, Anthony, 1745-1796 person
correspondedWith Weare, Meshech, 1713-1786 person
correspondedWith Wendell family. family
associatedWith Whipple, Joseph, 1738-1816 person
associatedWith Whipple, William, 1730-1785. person
correspondedWith Winthrop, William, 1753-1825 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
Connecticut
Cambridge (Mass.)
New Hampshire
Winter Hill (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.)
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
New Hampshire
United States
Medford (Mass.)
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
Subject
Lawyers
Actions and defenses
Rhode Island, Battle of, R.I., 1778
Sullivan's indian campaign, 1779
Executions and executioners
Occupation
Statesmen
Army officers
Public officials--New Hampshire
Jurists
Lawyers
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Birth 1740-02-17

Death 1795-01-23

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