William Penn miscellaneous letters and documents, 1665-1801 1665-1801

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William Penn miscellaneous letters and documents, 1665-1801, 1665-1801

William Penn miscellaneous letters and documents, 1665-1801 1665-1801

Three volumes contain letters, laws, charters, reports, proclamations, petitions, and other official and semi-official documents relating principally to early Pennsylvania and New Jersey, signed by or addressed to William Penn, among others. A fourth volume is Penn's cash book, 1699-1703, which records expeditures, payments of quit rents, etc. Tipped in is "Catalogue of Goods left at Pensbury," and of goods left at Philadelphia, 1701.

4.0 Volume(s), 4 volumes, 125 items

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Williams, Jonathan, Dr.

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Jonathan Williams was a merchant and army officer, and was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 1787. From the guide to the Jonathan Williams selected papers, 1771-1813, 1771-1813, (American Philosophical Society) ...

Fletcher, Benjamin, 1640-1703

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Epithet: of Stowe MS 200 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001242.0x000025 Epithet: of Add MS 28887 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001242.0x000024 ...

Logan, James, 1674-1751

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James Logan, colonial statesman and scholar, became William Penn's secretary and emigrated to Pennsylvania in 1699. Logan was later appointed Penn's financial agent in the colony and adviser for his descendants. During the next forty years, he held various positions in the colonial government including secretary of the province, clerk of the Provincial Council, and numerous other executive and judicial posts. Logan also amassed a fortune in land investment and in trade with the Indians. He was ...

Eckley, John

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Claypoole, James, 1634-1687

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James Claypoole, a London Quaker merchant, emigrated to Philadelphia in 1683. From the description of Letter book, 1681-1683. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania). WorldCat record id: 122523872 ...

Turner, Robert, active 1654-1665

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Turner was an English astrologer and botanist. From the description of Two treatises concerning physick : the first an experimentall method for the curing of most internall & external diseases; the other sentences & aphorisms of chirurgery, with the method of curing wounds & ulcers / by R. Turner, 1656. (National Library of Medicine). WorldCat record id: 50003175 ...

Roberts, Hugh,

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Penn, William, 1644-1718

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English Quaker and founder of Pennsylvania. From the description of Papers, 1660-1982. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 25898071 Thomas Lloyd was Penn's appointed Deputy Governor of Pennsylvania. From the description of ALS, [16]91 June 16, England to T[homas] L[loyd] / Wm. Penn. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 27471458 Francis Daniel Pastorius (1651-1719) was a German settler of Colonial Pennsylvania. As the agent for th...

Norris, Isaac, 1671-1735

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Hamilton, Andrew, -1703

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Born in Scotland, Hamilton settled in New Jersey where he became deputy governor in 1687. He served as proprietary governor of East and West Jersey from 1692-1697 and 1699-1701, and deputy governor of Pennsylvania in 1701. He was also deputy postmaster-general of America, and organized the first postal system in the colonies. From the description of Writ of summons : Perth Amboy, N.J., to the sheriff of Monmouth County, 1694 Sept. 7. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record ...

Markham, William, 1635-1704

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Colonial governor of Pennsylvania. From the description of Warrant of William Markham, 1699. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454347 ...

Simcock, John

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Lloyd, Thomas, 1640-1694

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Thomas Lloyd was colonial governor of Pennsylvania. From the description of Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1684. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155886176 ...