Document, 1766 November n.d.


Document, 1766 November n.d.
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Papers of John Jay
1766 November n.d.
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United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Miscellaneous law papers from the Inferior Court of Common Pleas, Albany; the New Jersey Supreme Court; Richmond County Court of Common Pleas; Westchester Court of Common Pleas. New York Supreme Court and Mayor's Court for which, among others, Kissam, Chambers, and Murray served as attorney. Papers from the following cases are included: Jeremiah Van Rensselaer and Peter Winne vs. Jacobus Van Alen; Peter Van Etten et al. vs. Jacob Rutsen et al.; Margery Merritt et al. vs. John Corbett; the King vs. Henry Beekman et al., Justices of the Peace of Dutchess County; Patrick Campbell vs. James Wallace; James Darcey vs. Daniel Stratford; John Brestead vs. Johannes Degroot; Agreement between Gilbert Livingston and Robert G. Livingston; Nathaniel Garrisson vs. John Hunlock; Richard Stilwell vs. Lawrence Smith; Becker and Benson vs. James Haviere; Cassell vs. Waddel; William Nicoll Jr. vs. Timothy Milles; Clapp vs. Van Horne; William Vesey vs. Walford Aker; James Darcey vs. estate of James Wilson; Johnson vs. Samuel Samuelse Demarest; Nathaniel Gilbert vs. the Mayor et al of New York City; James Jackson vs. Dirck Vasburgh. Other papers included are: Petition to Governor George Clinton from John Chambers, et al., a writ to sheriffs for the election of representatives; paper concerning Alexander Detorry, slave belonging to Thomas Clarke; paper concerning admission of Helena Peers to court.