Joseph Birdsall business note from James Searing, 1765

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Title

Joseph Birdsall business note from James Searing, 1765

Subject

Birdsall, Joseph, 1739-1824.
Searing, James
Business enterprises
General stores

Description

Business note from James Spearing to Joseph Birdsall. The note requested that Birdsall send to Spearing by the bearer of the note, Mrs. Rhoads, powder and shott [sic] and to charge them to his account. The location at the top of the note is listed as "Hempstead." Note: Birdsall owned a general store in Jerusalem (present-day Wantagh), N.Y. He was also a surveyor, a partner in a grist mill, a teacher in the Jerusalem school, and a lieutenant in the loyalist militia.

Date

Nov. 27, 1765

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Business note

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 3, Folder 27)

Files

Joseph Birdsall business note from James Searing, 1765.jpg

Citation

“Joseph Birdsall business note from James Searing, 1765,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed May 29, 2024, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4417.

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