Appointment of executors of George Washington's estate, George Steptoe Washington and Lawrence Lewis, 1802 November 15
Scope and Contents
A.D. 2 pages. John Hewitt, Register of Wills, Washington County, District of Columbia acknowledges that an "authenticated copy of the last will and testament of George Washington deceased ..." has been recorded. Administration of the will is "hereby Granted and Committed unto ... George Steptoe Washington and Lawrence Lewis two of the executors by the said will appointed."
- 1802 November 15
- Washington, George Steptoe, 1771-1809 (Recipient, Person)
- Lewis, Lawrence, 1767-1839 (Recipient, Person)
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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
From the Box: English