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Leisler, Jacob (fl. 1698-1700) [Legal document between Francina Staats and Jacob Leisler]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02468.15 Author/Creator: Leisler, Jacob (fl. 1698-1700) Place Written: s.l. Type: Document signed Date: no date Pagination: 1 p. ; 18 x 42 cm.

Summary of Content: Fragment of a land inheritance document between Francina Staats and her brother Jacob Leisler. Contains Jacob Leisler's seal and signature. Francina Staats and Jacob Leisler (Jr.) were the children of Jacob Leisler, the colonial governor of New York.

People: Leisler, Jacob, fl. 1698-1700
Staats, Francina, fl. 1698-1700

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Government and CivicsLand TransactionWomen's HistoryChildren and FamilyEstate

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