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Lemuel Pope, "Lemuel Pope petition", 1719 April 14

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 28
Identifier: MSN/COL 2717-29
Lemuel Pope, "Lemuel Pope petition"
Lemuel Pope, "Lemuel Pope petition"

Scope and Contents

A document written and signed by Lemuel Pope, of Dartmouth, petitioning the Bristol County Court of General Sessions for abatement of the 3s per week payments he had been ordered to make to Sarah Spooner, who charged him "(tho' wrongfully) . . . of being the father of Her Bastard Child." 


  • Creation: 1719 April 14

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Physical Description

Ink on paper; 1 page (19 x 16 cm.) on 1 sheet.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Rare Books & Special Collections Repository

102 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame IN 46556