Joseph Birdsall receipt for partial payment for purchase of farm from Thomas Allen, 1766

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Title

Joseph Birdsall receipt for partial payment for purchase of farm from Thomas Allen, 1766

Subject

Birdsall, Joseph, 1739-1824.
Allen, Thomas
Business enterprises
Farms
Receipts

Description

Receipt for partial payment of one hundred pounds made to Thomas Allen by Joseph Birdsall for the purchase of a farm. 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

May 20, 1766

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Receipt

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 4, Folder 8)

Files

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Citation

“Joseph Birdsall receipt for partial payment for purchase of farm from Thomas Allen, 1766,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed June 15, 2024, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4459.

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