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Guide to the G.M. & A.W. Speir Records on the Estate of William Payne
1842-1888 (bulk 1873-1888)
 MS 3057

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Creator: G.M. & A.W. Speir, Counsellors at Law
Title: G.M. & A.W. Speir records on the estate of William Payne
Dates [inclusive]: 1842-1888 (bulk 1873-1888)
Abstract: G.M. & A.W. Speir, Counsellors at Law in New York City represented Jemima Payne, widow and executrix of William Payne, as her probate attorneys. This collection documents the 12-year process of closing William Payne's estate along with other juridicial proceedings that unfolded along the way. It contains a variety of legal documents related to the estate and some records created by William Payne during his lifetime.
Quantity: 1.46 Linear Feet in 4 document boxes
Call Phrase: MS 3057