Lot #142
Matthew Thornton Document Signed

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Estimate: $800+


Manuscript DS, signed twice, “Mathew Thornton,” one page both sides, 7.5 x 11, June 22, 1762. Legal document concerning the "Estate of Mary Anderson, late of Londonderry," and the sale of several tracts of lands as authorized by the Judge of the Probate of Wills. Signed at the conclusion by Thornton as a witness, and also endorsed by him below as a Justice of the Peace, in part: "The above named James Cochran acknowledges the above instrument by him signed to be his free act & deed." In very good to fine condition, with toning, soiling, and splitting to the folds and hinge.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #616 - Ended September 15, 2021

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