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Peter, Martha Parke Custis, 1777-1854

 Person

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Accounts of the estate of Robert Peter with James Dunlop, 1806-1812

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 35
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 sheet lists accounts between the heirs of Robert Peter and John Hicks, dated 1809-1811.
Dates: 1806-1812

Indenture between Britannia W. Peter Kennon and her grandsons regarding Mount Vernon heirlooms at Tudor Place, 1907 October 9

 Item — Box: 10, Folder: 09
Scope and Contents Indenture made between Britannia Wellington Kennon, party of the first part, and Walter Gibson Peter, Armistead Peter Jr., and George Freeland Peter, parties of the second part, all of the District of Columbia, regarding relics and heirlooms at Tudor Place acquired by Britannia W. Peter Kennon from her mother Martha Custis Peter grand-daughter of Martha the wife of George Washington, known in the family as "The Mount Vernon Heirlooms." Other relics are from the estates of Thomas Peter and...
Dates: 1907 October 9

Indenture between Richard Smith and George W. Peter in trust for Martha Peter, 1830 October 16

 Item — Box: 10, Folder: 02
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: 1830 October 16

Indenture between Thomas Peter, executor of the last will and testament of Robert Peter Jr., and John Parke Custis Peter, 1830 October 16

 Item — Box: 10, Folder: 03
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: 1830 October 16

Oath signed by Britannia W. Peter Kennon to execute the estate of Martha Parke Custis Peter, 1854 July 22

 Item — Box: 10, Folder: 05
Scope and Contents Printed form signed by Britannia W. Peter Kennon and witnessed by William Purcell, esquire, Judge of the Orphans' Court of Washington county, District of Columbia.
Dates: 1854 July 22

Patowmack Company stock shares, No. 89 and No. 91, 1828 June 30

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents Two stock share certificates for the Patowmack Company (Potomac Company). Share No. 89 is for Martha Peter, and No. 91 for Thomas Peter.
Dates: 1828 June 30

Peter family papers

 Collection
Identifier: RM-1186
Scope and Contents 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: 1772-1932

Receipt from George Washington Peter in trust for Martha Peter, 1842 February 4

 Item — Box: 9, 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: 1842 February 4

Receipts for legacies left by Martha Parke Custis Peter, 1855 November 6

 Item — Box: 9, Folder: 21
Scope and Contents Receipts for two legacies received of Britannia W. Peter Kennon, executor of Martha Parke Custis Peter's estate. One is for a descendant named Thomas Peter and another for her grandson John Parke Custis Peter.
Dates: 1855 November 6

The first and final account of Britannia W. Kennon Executrix of Martha Peter, deceased, 1855 October 25

 Item — Box: 10, Folder: 06
Scope and Contents A list of collections and payments made to sundry persons to settle the estate of Martha Parke Custis Peter.
Dates: 1855 October 25

Tuition bills for Britannia Wellington Peter, 1820-1826

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 05
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: 1820-1826

Tuition bills for dancing lessons for Britannia Wellington Peter, 1826 April 22, 1828 April 16

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 06
Scope and Contents Two bills from P.L. Dupont paid by Martha Parke Custis Peter for dancing lessons for her daughter Britannia.
Dates: 1826 April 22; 1828 April 16