Turhand Kirtland papers, 1794-1880, bulk 1794-1844.

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Kirtland, Turhand, 1755-1844. Turhand Kirtland papers, 1794-1880, bulk 1794-1844.

Turhand Kirtland papers, 1794-1880, bulk 1794-1844.

Correspondence, letter copybooks, legal contracts, wills, powers of attorney, an account book, account notebooks, receipts, tax receipts, land surveys, field notes, probate records and election materials.

3.1 linear ft.

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Law, William, 1779-1856

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Attorney and land agent in the Western Reserve for his father, Wm. Law of Cheshire, Conn. From the description of Papers, 1798-1800. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 22328232 ...

Huntington, Samuel, 1765-1817

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Born in Coventry, Conn., Oct. 4,1765; adopted & educated by his uncle Samuel; (1731-1796); grad. at Yale,1785; adm. to the bar, Norwich,1793; removed to Cleveland,1801; to Painesville, Ohio, 1805; judge of court of common pleas,1802-03; of superior court, 1803; afterward chief justice member of 1st constitutional convention of Ohio,1802 & Senator in 1st legislator; Governor of Ohio, 1808-10 one the proprietors of Fairport, found 1812; district paymaster, colonel, 1812-14; died in Painesv...

Kirtland, Turhand, 1755-1844.

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Agent of the Connecticut Land Company who led a survey party into the Western Reserve in 1798 and founded Poland, Ohio. He moved his family there in 1803. He also constructed the road from Youngstown to Grand River and surveyed Burton, Poland and Youngstown. He supported roads, schools and libraries in the area and became a judge and state senator. From the description of Turhand Kirtland papers, 1794-1880, bulk 1794-1844 [microform]. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record i...

Kirtland, Henry T.

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Connecticut Land Company

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The Connecticut Land Company (1795-1809) was a syndicate of 35 groups representing 58 individuals who purchased on credit the majority of Connecticut's Western Reserve land as a speculative venture. Proceeds from the sale of the Reserve were used to establish the Connecticut School Fund. The Western Reserve was that area of northeastern Ohio which Connecticut reserved for her citizens in 1786 in exchange for ceding the remainder of her western land claims to the newly-formed United States govern...

Atwater, Caleb, 1778-1867

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Atwater was a lawyer and practiced in Ohio, served in the state legislature; was an Indian commissioner. From the description of Caleb Atwater papers, 1795-1838 (Detroit Public Library). WorldCat record id: 658056388 Caleb Atwater (1778-1867) was a pioneer and author. From the description of Letters and drawings, 1818-1835. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 207109744 Circleville, Ohio, pioneer, lawyer, and legislator. Author of works on Ohio natural and civ...

Ellsworth, Martin.

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Williams, Ezekial

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Kirtland family.

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Champion, Henry.

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Epithet: of North Collingham British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001196.0x000371 ...

Bull, Thomas

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Epithet: of Laxton British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000875.0x0001a1 ...

Root, Ephraim, 1762-1825.

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Connecticut lawyer and state congressman who was also clerk of the Connecticut Land Company. From the description of Papers, 1769-1837. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 17725178 ...

Cleaveland, Moses, 1754-1806

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Moses Cleaveland was a Connecticut lawyer, legislator, and army officer who became the Director and agent for the Connecticut Land Company. Prior to leading its first surveying and exploring party into the Connecticut Western Reserve in 1795 and founding the City of Cleveland, Ohio in 1796, Cleaveland sought permission from the Six Nations to survey and settle the land that they traditionally controlled. ...