Elizabeth G. Elliott papers

Dublin Core

Title

Elizabeth G. Elliott papers

Description

Collection includes papers of Warwick and York Counties' resident Elizabeth G. Elliott (d. 1856), widow of Kemp P. Elliott (d. 1836?); Warwick County sheriff Thomas Moss; woodcutter Thomas Hogg Jr.; and Williamsburg attorney Sydney Smith. Also includes a satiric prose poem dated 1755: "On Sundry Inhabitants of Yorkto{wn} by Doctor Porterfield". Papers of Elizabeth G. Elliott include accounts, receipts, decrees, bonds, letters, and other material.

Included are receipts for taxes from York and Warwick Counties; accounts for building and repairing carriages or "gigs"; several accounts of doctors for treatment of slaves and Elizabeth G. Elliott; many bonds for the annual rental of slaves; legal material concerning the estate of Kemp P. Elliott; a Robert Anderson letter (1848); accounts for hauling wood for Thomas Hogg, Jr.; receipts for board at the Eastern Lunatic Asylum for a slave; and Elizabeth G. Elliott's estate matters which were administered by Daniel P. Curtis; account book (1788-1793) of lawyer, John Wickham which lists expenses; Sheriff Thomas Moss collections account book; and an account book and papers of Sydney Smith.

185 items

Identifier

MS1989.25

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