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Levi Hollingsworth Indenture, June 1, 1785

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Title

Levi Hollingsworth Indenture

Date

June 1, 1785

Repository

Kentucky Historical Society. Special Collections & Archives. Frankfort, Kentucky 40601-1931

Conditions Governing Access note

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Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Levi Hollingsworth Indenture, June 1, 1785, 98SC205,Library Special Collections and Archives, Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort.

Extent

1 item; 34 cm.

Biography/History

Levi Hollingsworth, James Wilson, Dorsey Pentecost, Michael Gratz, Bernard Gratz, and Charles Willing apparently formed a land holding company which held thousands of acres of land in Fayette County, Kentucky, during the late 18th century.

Scope and Content

This one item collection consists of an indenture, dated June 1, 1785, between Levi Hollingsworth, James Wilson, Dorsey Pentecost, Bernard Gratz, and Michael Gratz of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Charles Willing, also of Philadelphia, for land in Virginia. Other names mentioned are John Young, Will Adcock, and Jonathan Bayard Smith.

Arrangement: Chronological

Subjects

  • Deeds -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
  • Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- Virginia
  • Gratz, Bernard
  • Pentecost, Dorsey, ca. 1739-1802
  • Willing, Charles

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