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Oliver Hazard Perry Maxey papers

 Collection — Box: 58
Identifier: MS-SC1015

Scope and Contents

Includes indentures, commissions as county surveyor, guardianship and estate papers, bill for legal books, dissolution of legal partnership, church letter for Maxey and Taylor families of Kentucky and James and Jane Beattie from the Scotland Church, Union County Arkansas. Short history of the Beattie family's trip from Ireland to Illinois.


  • Created: 1829 - 1864


Biographical / Historical

Tax collector and sheriff of Clinton County, Illinois in the 1840's. His family came to Illinois from Kentucky.


75 items

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