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Label
1812 Feb. 21
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1812 Feb. 21
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Language
eng
Summary
Letter, dated 21 February 1812, from William Naylor (ca. 1785-1858) of Hampshire County, (West) Virginia, to John Baker (d. 1823) of Jefferson County, (West) Virginia, and representative in Congress, asking him to forward the enclosed letter (not included) to John Marshall (1755-1835), chief justice of the United States Supreme Court which concerns land that Naylor hopes to purchase. It also discusses the latest federal budget, the shifting of Hampshire County from one congressional district to another, and a commission Naylor hopes to receive
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Biographical or historical data
William Naylor was born about 1785. He became a prominent citizen of Hampshire County, (West) Virginia, serving as prosecuting attorney from 1828 to 1830. He represented Hampshire County in the House of Delegates in 1817-1818, and served in the Constitutional Convention of 1829-1830. Naylor died about 1858.
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Vi
Form designation
Letter
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Brimm, H. M.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000500047
Type of unit
p.

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