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Trumbull, Jonathan, 1710-1785



  • Existence: 1710 - 1785

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

American Revolutionary War collection

Call Number: MS 674
Overview: An artificial collection of correspondence, payrolls, pay tables, receipts, commissions, and miscellanea including documents from Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and South Carolina military forces.
Dates: 1775-1786

Curtis family papers

Call Number: MS 864
Overview: Correspondence, deeds, account books, diaries and miscellaneous papers of the Curtis family of Connecticut and allied families Adams, Hallam, Poole and Pygan. In the correspondence is a Benedict Arnold letter (1768), drafts of letters by Jonathan Trumbull (1774), and a number of letters relating to military activities during the American Revolution. The papers of Benjamin Trumbull included here contain letters from Samuel A. Peters and William Winthrop, as well as notes probably collected for...
Dates: 1695-1912

Fragment of a list of soldiers in the 12th Regiment, Colony of Connecticut, 1757 Apr 27

 Part of Collection — Box: 28, Folder: GROUP 519, F-6
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Fragment of a list, written in manuscript and signed "Jonth. Trumble, Colonel of the 12th Regiment," at Lebanon, Connecticut.

The fragment includes names of soldiers and towns, with dates, apparently of enlistment and muster.

Accompanied by a photocopy of a "Billeting Bill," dated 1757, for a company under command of Captain Edward Wells, including some of the same soldiers' names.
Dates: 1757 Apr 27

Humphreys-Marvin-Olmstead collection

Call Number: MS 857
Overview: A collection of unrelated papers, linked by the family connections of the major figures. The papers of David Humphreys, a diplomat in the service of the United States, document his activities in Spain, 1789-1808. Also included are personal papers including correspondence with David Bushnell and Ezra Lee about submarines and with James Madison on politics, and some family correspondence. The papers of George William Erving, who was chargé d'affaires in Madrid (1804-1809) during Humphreys'...
Dates: 1776-1867

Letter : Hartford, to Samuel Holden Parsons, 1781 Sep 15

 Part of Collection — Box: 28, Folder: GROUP 519, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Letter : Lebanon, Conn., to William Atkin, 1766 Dec 8

 Part of Collection — Box: 28, Folder: GROUP 519, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Letter : Lebanon, to fellows of the Corporation of Yale College, 1774 Nov 11-12

 Part of Collection — Box: 28, Folder: GROUP 519, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS recommending two residents of Lebanon for admission to Yale College.
Dates: 1774 Nov 11-12

Letter and orders, 1776

 Part of Collection — Box: 28, Folder: GROUP 519, F-5
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to Barnabas Deane, Dec 25, 1776, regarding cannon for Commodore Manly's ship "Hancock"; order, copied in autograph manuscript in an unidentified hand, to Colonel John Douglas, Dec 3, 1776, regarding mustering of his regiment, with appended order from Douglas to Captain Joseph Palmer, regarding mustering of his company, Dec 5, 1776; and fragment of an autograph manuscript order, signed, to Brigadier General John Douglas, Jul 9, 1779.
Dates: 1776, 1779

Note : Lebanon, to the Committee of Pays Table, Hartford, 1778 Aug 6

 Part of Collection — Box: 28, Folder: GROUP 519, F-4
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ANS certifying appointment of Oliver Smith as colonel of the Drafted Militia Regiment.
Dates: 1778 Aug 6

Strong Family Collection

Call Number: MS 1198
Overview: The collection consists of correspondence, legal and financial papers, diaries, writings, autographs, and other papers documenting the lives and activities of several generations of Strong family members and related Fowler, Pond, and Huntington families of Massachusetts and Connecticut. The bulk of the collection concerns the extended family of Phinehas Strong of Northampton, Massachusetts, and relates to the teaching and agriculture pursuits of family members in Ohio, Michigan, Virginia, and...
Dates: 1667-1925

Trumbull College manuscript collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 331
Overview: Contains legal documents signed by Jonathan Trumbull (1710-1785) while governor, and one letter from him to Jonathan Trumbull (1740-1809); a letter from George Washington to Jonathan Trumbull (1740-1809); letters between John Trumbull and various people, regarding his paintings and exhibitions; receipts relating to his work; and draft and printed versions of the handbill announcing the print of his "The Declaration of Independence."
Dates: 1743-1830

John Trumbull papers

Call Number: MS 506
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, legal and financial records, and writings which document the artistic career, business ventures, and personal life of John Trumbull. The papers also include correspondence, diaries, and financial and legal records of other Trumbull family members and of related Huntington, Lanman, Silliman, and Wadsworth family members. Files of Theodore Sizer containing his research material and writings on John Trumbull are also in the papers.
Dates: 1750-1961

Samuel Blachley Webb papers

Call Number: MS 539
Overview: The Webb papers consist of letterbooks, correspondence, journals, notebooks, orderly books, papers, and military records documenting the personal life and military career of Samuel Blachley Webb, who served in the American Revolutionary forces under Israel Putnam and George Washington. Notable correspondents include: Joseph Barrell, Silas Deane, Nathanael Greene, Alexander Hamilton, Robert Morris, Samuel Otis, Timothy Pickering, Jonathan Trumbull, George Washington, and Catharine Hogeboom Webb.
Dates: 1756-1819