Richard Totten assignment of a promise to pay note to Joseph Birdsall, 1768

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Title

Richard Totten assignment of a promise to pay note to Joseph Birdsall, 1768

Subject

Birdsall, Joseph, 1739-1824.
Place, Joseph
Totten, Richard
Business enterprises
General stores

Description

Business note, the front side of which is a promise to pay note of two ponds [sic] fifteen shillings from Joseph Place to Richard Toten (alternate spelling of Totten). The verso is an assignment of that note, for value received, from Totten to Joseph Birdsall. 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

Feb. 18, 1768
Mar. 26, 1768

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Business notes

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 3, Folder 34)

Files

Joseph Birdsall business note from Richard Totten-1, 1768.jpg
Joseph Birdsall business note from Richard Totten-2, 1768.jpg

Citation

“Richard Totten assignment of a promise to pay note to Joseph Birdsall, 1768,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed July 18, 2024, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4429.

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