Last Will and Testament of Elizabeth Christian, August 23rd, 1788.

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Title

Last Will and Testament of Elizabeth Christian, August 23rd, 1788.

Description

The last will and testament of Elizabeth Christian, dated August 23rd, 1788. Elizabeth names the people she enslaved - Dorson, Isaac, Kate, and Bill - and who will continue to enslave them upon her death.

Source

Manuscript Collection, Bullitt Family Papers, The Filson Historical Society

Publisher

The Filson Historical Society, Special Collections

Date

1788-08-23

Contributor

Johansen, Emma

Rights

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Format

Language

en

Type

Text

Identifier

Mss_A_B937c-0403_001

Citation

“Last Will and Testament of Elizabeth Christian, August 23rd, 1788.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed February 6, 2023, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/4583.