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Peters, John Thompson, 1765-1834



  • Existence: 1765 - 1834


John Thompson Peters (1765-1834), American lawyer, revenue collector, and justice of the Supreme Court of Connecticut.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Bristol family papers

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...
Dates: 1769-1877

Letter : Tolland, Connecticut, to Andrew Kingsbury, 1802 Dec 29

 Part of Collection — Box 41: [Barcode: 39002137225166], Folder: GROUP 1125, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS with address leaf.

Dates: 1802 Dec 29

Note : Hebron, to Messrs. B. Bissel & Co., 1800 Apr 19

 Part of Collection — Box 41: [Barcode: 39002137225166], Folder: GROUP 1125, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Hugh Peters Family Papers

Call Number: MS 1032

Family correspondence largely consisting of letters to Hugh Peters and his brother, William T. Peters, from their father John T. Peters, a judge of the Supreme Court in Connecticut, on local politics. Also in the papers are newspaper clippings on Hugh Peters' death. Several of his poems are mounted in the library catalogue of Ithiel Town, father-in-law of William T. Peters.

Dates: 1826-1831

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