|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Houstoun, Patrick, 1742-1785.|
|Title:||Patrick Houstoun letter|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Patrick Houstoun (1742-1785), 6th Baronet, was born in savannah, the son of Sir Patrick Houstoun and Priscilla (Dunbar) Houstoun. He was commissioned Register of Grants and Receiver of Quit Rents and was a member of the Georgia House of Assembly. He was a Loyalist in the Revolution. He left Georgia for England in 1784 and died there the following year.
This collection consists of a letter from Patrick Houstoun to his brother, John, regarding his suit with Douglass. This letter was originally in the I.K. Tefft Collection of Autographs.
Purchased from Julia Sweet Newman, Battle Creek, Michigan on February 28, 1978.
[item identification], Patrick Houstoun letter, MS 1007, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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Published in Collections of the Georgia Historical Society: Selected Eighteenth Century Manuscripts, v.20 (1980).
|Item 1: Patrick Houstoun letter to his brother, John, 1773 September 24 ( 3.0 p. )|
|Regarding his suit with Douglass.|