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St. Clair, Arthur (1734-1818) [Regarding the will of James Bowdoin]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.09001 Author/Creator: St. Clair, Arthur (1734-1818) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 15 May 1760 Pagination: 3 p. : docket ; 23.6 x 19.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Document notes that Arthur St. Clair's new wife Phebe Bayard stands to inherit from James Bowdoin at the time of her marriage. Now that she is married, the document outlines the money and property she receives. Signed by Arthur and Phebe St. Clair, as well as by William Tyng and Robert Duncan as witnesses.

People: St. Clair, Arthur, 1734-1818
St. Clair, Phebe, fl. 1760
Bowdoin, James, 1726-1790
Tyng, William, fl. 1760
Duncan, Robert, fl. 1760

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: MarriageWomen's HistoryEstateFinance

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