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Collection Historic Northampton Manuscript Collection
Object Number A.MD.16.006
Object Name Court Action
Dates of Creation 1672 - 1685
Extent of Description 1 item
Scope & Content Copy of a Judgment of the General Court held May 27, 1685.

Document containing three statements copied from the court record and attested to by Edward Rawson pertaining to a petition submitted to the General Court held at Boston on behalf of the children of David Wilson by Joseph Hawley concerning one hundred acres of land. The top and bottom statements refer to the General Court held on May 27, 1685. The second statement refers to the General Court held on May 15, 1672. The second statement references the "Indian Sachem chickwall" - probably the Native American Indian sachem Chickwallop.
People Chickwallop
Hawley, Joseph Jr.
Wilson, David
Rawson, Edward
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