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Armstrong family papers


Identifier: 1995-20-0
Scope and Contents The papers of the Armstrong family of Washington, Conn., centering on James Armstrong (1754-1816). His wife Miriam Mallory Armstrong (1756-1851) was the daughter of Caleb Mallory and Jane Weller Mallory. On Feb. 3, 1780, a little more than four months before Miriam married Armstrong, her parents and three of their grandchildren were murdered in their home by Barnett Davenport, a crime considered to be the first incidence of multiple murder in the United States. A small group of papers...
Dates: Created: 1757-1855; Other: Date acquired: 04/10/1995

William R. Phillips expense report


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-208-0
Scope and Contents

Undated (possibly late 1800s) listing of expenses by William R. Phillips, deputy sheriff.

Dates: Created: undated

Records regarding investigating committee and selectmen


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-199-0
Scope and Contents

Records relating to an unspecified investigating committee and selectmen, including a petition, accounting documents, lists of orders drawn, outstanding orders, amount of claims paid, and other documents.

Dates: Created: 1837-1842

Hollis Shelley account


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-221-0
Scope and Contents

Statement presented to Hyman Eastman covering labor and making and repair of shoes and boots, 1844-1846.

Dates: Created: 1846 Mar 13