Sarah Davenport receipt
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Sarah Davenport receipt

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Davenport, Sarah.
Title: Sarah Davenport receipt
Dates: 1787 March 1
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0200

Biographical/Historical Note

This collection does not refer to Sarah Rosamond Clark who married Isaiah Davenport in 1809. However, this may be the same Sarah Davenport mentioned in advertisements in The Gazette of the State of Georgia on October 5, 1786 and February 1, 1787.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a receipt issued to Mrs. Sarah Davenport on March 1, 1787 in Savannah for receipt of payment for the previous year's taxes. Signed by Alexr. Watt, T.C.


Index Terms

Davenport, Sarah.
Receipts (financial records)
Taxation--Georgia--Savannah.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Sarah Davenport receipt, MS 200, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Mrs. J. Randolph Anderson, date unknown.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.