1814, Colonel Jedediah Huntington, Signed Ship's Oath, Manifest


1814, Colonel Jedediah Huntington, Signed Ship's Oath, Manifest

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

1814, Colonel Jedediah Huntington, Signed Ship's Oath, Manifest:
$90


This is a wonderful, original document dated 1814, where Lewis Allen, master of the sloop Romeo has sworn an oath to the contents of goods on board. Jedediah Huntington has signed as having heard the oath and allowing Allen to proceed from New London to New York. Verso shows manifest aboard the sloop, signed again by Allen. Document is 8x11, minor edge faults, else in overall very good condition .

Jedediah Huntington (4 August 1743 – 25 September 1818), also known as Jedidiah Huntington, was an American general in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.

He was born in Norwich, Connecticut, the son of Jabez Huntington (1719–1786). He graduated at Harvard in 1763, joined the American army at Cambridge, became a brigadier general in 1777, and took part in many important engagements until the close of the war, when he was brevetted major general in 1783. He was one of the organizers of the Society of the Cincinnati. He became collector of the port of New London in 1789 and held the office 26 years. In 1778 he was a member of the court-martial that tried Gen. Charles Lee and in 1780 of the one that condemned Major André.

He "fought courageously during the Battle of Bunker Hill, from which he emerged a Colonel."

Please view the other historical and Civil War related documents I'll be listing this week.SEE SCAN.I now accept PAYPAL but PREFER other forms of traditional paper payment. Buyer pays shipping(usually FREE within the US and $12 for International),payment must be received within 5 days.


1814, Colonel Jedediah Huntington, Signed Ship's Oath, Manifest:
$90

Buy Now



1778 French Royal Act Concerning The Privileges Of Seafarers In American War picture
1778 French Royal Act Concerning The Privileges Of Seafarers In American War


1785 Sept.18, French Royal Act Concerning Premiums For Cod Fishing, Wroth 2010 picture
1785 Sept.18, French Royal Act Concerning Premiums For Cod Fishing, Wroth 2010


1791, French Law On Ship Armaments For French Islands And Colonies picture
1791, French Law On Ship Armaments For French Islands And Colonies


1791, French Law On The Importation Of Tobacco, United-states Of América  picture
1791, French Law On The Importation Of Tobacco, United-states Of América


1794, French Law Bearing That He Will Be Sent A Flag To The Usa picture
1794, French Law Bearing That He Will Be Sent A Flag To The Usa


1770 French Royal Act On Supplement To The Exchange Convention, Nassau-saarbruck picture
1770 French Royal Act On Supplement To The Exchange Convention, Nassau-saarbruck