• Creator
  • Tipton, John, 1786-1839
  • Created Date
  • 1817-09-13
  • Description
  • Peter Newton confers power of attorney on Mark Barnett to receive Newton's pay for 1812 and 1813 for serving on the frontier of Harrison county (Ind). Witnessed by John Tipton; Joseph McMahan, acting Justice of the Peace, Harrison county, acknowledged the power of attorney document. On 12 September 1817, Richard M. Heth, clerk of the court, confirms the McMahan was acting Justice of the Peace when the document was signed.
  • Format
  • text, autograph letter signed
  • Rights
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