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Rice, Thomas (fl. 1765) [Indenture]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.09022 Author/Creator: Rice, Thomas (fl. 1765) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 15 February 1765 Pagination: 3 p. : docket ; 30.4 x 18.9 cm.

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Summary of Content: Agreement between Samuel Waldo, the son of Brigadier Samuel Waldo, and Thomas Flucker. Outlines the land inherited by each of Brigadier Waldo's children upon his death, and declares that Flucker has purchased the younger Samuel Waldo's share of the land. Signed by Thomas Rice as registrar.

People: Rice, Thomas, fl. 1765
Waldo, Francis, ca. 1728-1784
Flucker, Thomas, 1719-1783
Waldo, Samuel, ca. 1723-1770
Flucker, Hannah, 1726-1785
Winslow, Lucy, 1724-1768
Waldo, Samuel, 1695-1759

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: EstateLand TransactionWaldo PatentContract

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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