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Item 1: Relinquishing of dower right belonging to Elizabeth Dickenson, 1714

 Item — Box: 4, Folder: 16
Identifier: id162028

Scope and Contents

Dickenson (Elizabeth) - Certificate appointing Austin Brockenbrough her attorney for relinquishing her right of dower in a tract of land in Richmond County sold by her husband, Thomas Dickenson, to Robert Carter.


  • Creation: 1714


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From the Collection: 8609.00 Items (28 Century Boxes)

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository