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Peter, Robert, 1726-1806

 Person

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

Account book, Tobacco Book, Negros the Property of Robert Peter taken November, Lots in the City of Washington, 1784-1797

 Item — Box 37
Scope and Contents

Book of tobacco sales, list of slaves belonging to Robert Peter, and lots of Robert Peter in the City of Washington with division by squares for the Commissioners and how they are disposed. The bound volume is made up of 178 pages. Pages 52-147 are blank. At some point the volume is flipped and entries are begun at the back of the book from pages 178-154. For viewing purposes those pages have been reoriented and reordered.

Dates: 1784-1797

Accounts of Arthur Steel with Robert Peter, 1805-1810

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 23
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1805-1810

Accounts of James Offutt with Robert Peter, 1796-1810

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1796-1810

Accounts of John Bankman with Robert Peter, 1796-1807

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1796-1807

Accounts of John Manly with Robert Peter, 1801-1810

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 23
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1801-1810

Accounts of John Robbins with Robert Peter, 1797-1810

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 23
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1797-1810

Accounts of Lewis Beall and Archd. Mulliken with the estate of Robert Peter, 1807-1811

 Item — Box 7, Folder: 12
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1807-1811

Accounts of Rhod Maginnis with Robert Peter, 1808-1813

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 21
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1808-1813

Accounts of Robert Peter with Benjamin Ray, 1794-1797

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 15
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1794-1797

Accounts of Robert Peter with Bernard O'Neill and Williams Dearkins, 1781-1795

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents

Invoices, notes, and receipts from accounts between Robert Peter and the firm O'Neill and Dearkins. Includes an invoice for tobacco, sugar, corduroy, gauze, linen, chocolate, silk, muslin, paper, wine, ribbons, pins, cotton, and tea.

Dates: 1781-1795

Accounts of Thomas Cross with the estate of Robert Peter, 1808

 Item — Box 7, Folder: 14
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1808

Accounts of Thomas Nicholls with Robert Peter, 1803-1810

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 20
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1803-1810

Accounts with the executors of Robert Peter's estate, 1803-1807

 Item — Box 8, Folder: 01
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1803-1807

Bond of conveyance from Phillip Holt and Thomas Howard to Robert Peter, 1762 August 1

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 22
Scope and Contents

Bond for the conveyance of a parcel of property called Black Oak Thickett in Frederick County, Maryland.

Dates: 1762 August 1

Certificate and plat of the fragment acres in Montgomery County surveyed for Robert Peter, 1804 June 26

 Item — Box 7, Folder: 08
Scope and Contents

Certificate and plat for 5 3/4 acres of vacant land granted by special warrant to Robert Peter out of the Western Shore Land Office of Washington County in the District of Columbia.

Dates: 1804 June 26

Correspondence, George Scott to Robert Peter, 1796 February 6

 Item — Box 7, Folder: 05
Scope and Contents

A letter about resurveying a parcel of propery called Hazard. George Scott to Robert Peter, George Town.

Dates: 1796 February 6

Correspondence, surveys, and receipts related to land, Forrest and Running, purchased by Robert Peter, 1766-1773, 1766 September 21-23, 1766 November 13, 1767 February 10, 1773 May 12

 Item — Box 6, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents

1766, Survey to Forrest, May 12, 1773, (six documents) Bladenburg, Sept., 21, 1766; Rock Creek, Nov. 13, 1766 “to Robert Peter, merchant in Georgetown.”

Dates: 1766-1773; 1766 September 21-23; 1766 November 13; 1767 February 10; 1773 May 12

Court Case, Accounts disputed between Robert Peter and Benjamin Ray, 1795-1799

 Item — Box 6, Folder: 04
Scope and Contents

Three documents related to disputed accounts between Robert Peter and Benjamin Ray. One with a note by John T. Mason dated February 27, 1799, "He has no shadow of right to one shilling on this [account]."

Dates: 1795-1799

Court Cases, 1796-1797

 Item — Box 6, Folder: 06
Scope and Contents

Court documents and accounts related to Robert Peter, 5 manuscripts.

Dates: 1796-1797

Court Cases, 1799

 Item — Box 6, Folder: 07
Scope and Contents

Court documents and accounts related to Robert Peter, 19 small manuscript receipts

Dates: 1799

Estate, Michael Halmes to Robert Peter, 1807-1810

 Item — Box 9, Folder: 14
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates: 1807-1810

Estate, Robert Peter in account with James Dunlop and Jonathan Hicks, 1806-1812

 Item — Box 9, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents

3 sheets of accounts between the estate of Robert Peter and James Dunlop, including the sale of "5 negroes willed Mrs. Peter." These are some of Martha's dower slaves inherited by Martha Parke Custis Peter. One additional account between Jonathan Hicks and the heirs of Robert Peter, dated 1809-1811.

Dates: 1806-1812

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Archival Object 44
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Subject
Surveying 6
Slavery 2
Real property 1