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Title In obediance to your honors order and desire to me to give your honors accoumpt what will be necessary for the defrayment of the county of Midlsex charges for this insueing yeare... [sic] [manuscript]
Author Andrew, Samuel (d.1701)
Document Type Correspondence
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: An estimate prepared by Samuel Andrew, June 8, 1696, of the prison and court expenses of Middlesex County for the coming year. Included are unpaid grand jury expenses for 1695 as well as a reimbursement to the former prison keeper "for keeping some Indians."
Places Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Keywords financial transactions, trial, law and order, expenses, money
Theme American Indians and the European Powers
Culture Area Northeast
Additional Information Andrew was the Middlesex County treasurer, 1683-1700, and was in early life a well-known ship master. He also held numerous Cambridge town offices: constable, 1666; selectman, 1681-1693; town clerk, 1682-1693; and treasurer, 1694-1699.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 21
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue