[Document, 1828 January 22]

Name
Jay, William, 1789-1858 (Author)
Whitelaw, James, 1748-1829 (Addressee)
Title
[Document, 1828 January 22]
Abstract
Acknowledges receipt of Whitelaw's letter of February 11, 1828. Says that he has heard from Mr. Hovey, who informs him that there are several settlers on his father's land who intend to claim it by possession. In case of a suit, William Jay asks Whitelaw to inform him what evidence of the Division of land between his father and Mr. Williams on 24 November, 1826, would be legal proof, and where addi tional evidence of the division might be obtained. He reports that his father's health continues very infirm.
Subjects
United States--History--1783-1865; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
January 22, 1828
Physical Description
1 page
Language
English
Library Location
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/6nwn-eb78