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

Item

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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

Contributor

Johansen, Emma

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Identifier

Mss_A_B937c-0403_001

Citation

“Last Will and Testament of Elizabeth Christian, August 23rd, 1788.,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed March 2, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/4583.