John Davis testimony and affidavit

John Davis testimony and affidavit

Dates: 1841

Printed testimony from Massechusetts. This item is dated Nov. 4, 1841 and is signed by Governor Davis and Secretary Bigalow. It testifies that George Phillips is a Justice of the Peace for the County of Suffolk. On the inside of this item, and connected to it by the Seal of the Commonwealth, is an affidavit signed by Harrison Gray and George Phillips and intended for the St. Louis, Mo. Court. This document states that the plaintiffs in a court case have given all credit and payments that are entitled to the estate of the deceased W. P. Clark.

  • Extent: 1 item (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Davis, John, 1787-1854
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1206
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1206; John Davis testimony and affidavit; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1206, LTPSC.
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Subject Terms
Clark, W. P.; Davis, John, 1787-1854; Gray, Harrisson; Phillips, George; Civil Procedure and Courts; Massachusetts--Governors--Biography; Politicians--Massachusetts--Biography; Politics, Government, and Law
Genre / Form
Affidavits; Testimonies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Davis (John) testimony and affidavit
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Finding aid prepared by Patsy Shin Hernandez
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-26T04:07-0700
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Biographical History

American statesman and Governor of Massachusetts.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts