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Record of Wills lithographed from transcriptions of originals in the Surrogate's Court, New York City,
1680–1823 [1870–1871]
 MS 3180

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: New York (State). Surrogate's Court (New York County)
Creator: New York Printing Company.
Title: Record of Wills lithographed from transcriptions of originals in the Surrogate's Court, New York City
Dates [inclusive]: 1680–1823 [1870–1871]
Abstract: Lithographs of transcriptions of original wills on file in the Surrogate's Court, New York City, 1680–1823, produced by the New York Printing Company in 1870–1871 as part of an effort to preserve the City's early records through publication.
Quantity: 21 Linear feet in 14 flat boxes.
Location: This collection is stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact manuscripts@nyhistory.org prior to your research visit to coordinate access. Keep in mind that it will take between two (2) and five (5) business days for collections to arrive, and you should plan your research accordingly.
Language: The documents in this collection are in English with some instances of Dutch.
Call Phrase: MS 3180