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Henry Little papers

Description

Series VII, Papers of Henry Little (1790-1848), 1803-1866, undated, includes financial records, including farm and household receipts (1832-1835, 1841-1848, 1849-1851, 1864, 1866); a petition excusing him from military duty in 1815; insurance for house and farm (1836); and deeds for land and a church pew (1841, 1842). These papers also include funeral directions and guest list (1848) and Henry Little's coffin plate. The series is arranged in three subseries and is arranged by material type.

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Details

Collection Name
Little family papers
Collection Code
MS016
Dates
1803-1866, undated
Acquisition Type
Bequest
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
Family papers (9 folders)
Finding Aid Info
Paper finding aid available in Library and Archives
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Subgroup
GUSN
175440
Reference Code
MS016.07

Historical/Biographical Note

Henry Little was born in 1790 and died in 1848. He was married to Phebe Little (1798-1862). He was a farmer and lived in Newbury.

Arrangement

This subgroup is arranged as follows:1. Financial records, 1803-1866, undated2. Legal papers, 1815-18423. Miscellaneous, 1848

Record details

Originator
Little, Henry, 1790-1848 (Bill recipient)
Descriptive Terms
farms
funerals
housebooks
Material Type
coffin plates
deeds
financial records
insurance policies
legal documents
petitions
receipts (financial records)
Subjects
Housekeeping
Places
Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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