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Forbes, John (fl. 1759) Last will and testament of John Forbes

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.04750 Author/Creator: Forbes, John (fl. 1759) Place Written: Canaan, Conn Type: Manuscript Date: 1759/05/08 Pagination: 3p. + docket 31.2 x 19.5

Summary of Content: The document is marked as a copy of the original.

People: Forbes, John

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: EstateDeath

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