Edwards, Pierpont, 1750-1826
- Existence: April 8, 1750 - April 5, 1826
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: MS 674
An artificial collection of correspondence, payrolls, pay tables, receipts, commissions, and miscellanea including documents from Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and South Carolina military forces.
Call Number: MS 101
Abstract: Correspondence, financial records, diaries, scrapbooks, account books and memorabilia of the Bristol family of New Haven and New London, Connecticut. The major figures in the collection are the descendants of Simeon Bristol (1739-1805); his son, William Bristol, and his grandsons, William Brooks Bristol, and Louis Bristol, all prominent lawyers, judges and members of the state legislature in Connecticut.Nearly a third of the papers is made up of land deeds for New Haven and New London...
Call Number: MS 135
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, account books, financial records, diaries, journals, and other papers relating to the personal lives and professional careers of the Chauncey family of Connecticut. Material relating to the American Revolution and the colonial period includes the correspondence, legal papers, and financial records of Charles Chauncey (1747-1823). The legal papers of Charles Chauncey (1777-1849) document his work in Philadelphia. The European travel diaries for Nathaniel...
Call Number: MS 1357
Abstract: These papers contain legal and financial documents relating to Edwards's business activities and his legal career, most of which was carried on in New Haven. Also included are drafts of his political writings and speeches on the Federalist Party, Connecticut's charter government, and other topics. Most of Edwards's correspondence concerns his land speculation in Vermont, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and especially Connecticut's Western Reserve in Ohio. Major correspondents are William...
- Subject: Connecticut X
- Lawyers 3
- New Haven (Conn.) 3
- Account books 2
- Business 2
- Connecticut 2
- Deeds 2
- Diaries 2
- Families 2
- Law 2
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 2
- United States -- Politics and government 2
- American loyalists -- Connecticut 1
- Banks and banking 1
- Clergy 1
- Congregational churches -- Connecticut 1
- Connecticut -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 1
- Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865 1
- Courtship 1
- Europe 1
- Europe -- Description and travel 1 ∧ less