The Resource Certificate of Benjamin Harrison, Jr. & Co., 1782 June 10
- Certificate of Benjamin Harrison, Jr. & Co., 1782 June 10
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- 1782 June 10
- Contains a certificate of Benjamin Harrison, Jr. & Company that the Schooner Kitty Brown sailed from Hampton Roads with the Brig Polly Holker
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- The Harrison family, descendants of Benjamin Harrison, Clerk of the House of Virginia (fl. 1642), were a wealthy family of planters, politicians, and soldiers from Berkley, Charles City County, Virginia. Among the most prominent family members were Benjamin Harrison (1673-1710), speaker of the House of Burgessess, Treasurer and Attorney General of Virginia, and Benjamin Harrison (ca. 1726-1791), Governor of Virginia in 1782-1784, and father of President William Henry Harrison (1773-1841). His other son, Benjamin Harrison, Jr. (d. 1799), Paymaster General of the Southern Department, was engaged in the tobacco trade.
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- Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
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