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Court record, acknowledgment of receipt of last will and testament of John Augustine Washington, 1787 July 31

 Item — Box: 11, Folder: 1787.07.31
Identifier: 2022-SC-007-005
Court record, acknowledgment of receipt of last will and testament of John Augustine Washington, 1787 July 31
Court record, acknowledgment of receipt of last will and testament of John Augustine Washington, 1787 July 31

Scope and Contents

At court held for Westmoreland County the 31st day of July 1787, the Will and Codicil made 1785 November 19 by John Augustine Washington and under the oath of executors Bushrod Washington and Corbin Washington along with William Augustine Washington was entered into and acknowledged bond with conditions as the law direct. Certificate is granted them for obtaining a probate. Signed by James Bland, C.W.C and William Butler, D.C. and noted as 'A true Copy.' Autograph document signed, 1 page.

Dates

  • Creation: 1787 July 31

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.

Extent

2 Sheets : originally 1 page, but has torn into 2 pages. text front and back. ; 16 x 19 cm

Language of Materials

English

Custodial History

George Washington Masonic National Memorial Catalog No. 1971.01.048

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

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