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Papers of Lucy (Kimball) Coffin (1776-1853)

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Series XI, Papers of Lucy (Kimball) Coffin (1776-1853), 1809-1853, undated (#C.1.67-C.2.2), contains correspondence received by Lucy from her sister, Mary Kimball (dates unknown); her son, Edmund Coffin (1810-1837); her niece, Nancy Plummer (dates unknown); and Joseph Lord. Also included in the series are receipts (including taxes paid); an 1809 account sheet regarding hardware purchases; deeds relating to property purchased in Newbury, Massachusetts; a deed to a church pew at First Parish in Newbury, Massachusetts; a settlement document involving the estate of Lucy's husband, Edmund Coffin (1764-1825); and Lucy's 1853 will. The series is arranged alphabetically by record type, and thereunder chronologically.

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Collection Name
Coffin family papers
Collection Code
MS010
Dates
1809-1853, undated
Date of Acquisition
1929
Physical Description
Personal papers (2 cartons)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Series
GUSN
296457
Reference Code
MS010.12

Record details

Material Type
personal papers
Location Note
Folders C.1.67-C.2.2

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