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Wheeler, Paul (fl. 1782) [Record of money due to an African American for service in the Connecticut militia]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05333 Author/Creator: Wheeler, Paul (fl. 1782) Place Written: Hartford, Connecticut Type: Document signed Date: 17 October 1782 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 15.5 x 19 cm.

Summary of Content: States that eight pounds, nine shillings, and three pence is the balance due to Cato Cuff from the State Treasurer for his military service. Signed by Wheeler on behalf of Cuff. Partially printed.

Background Information:

People: Wheeler, Paul, fl. 1782
Cuff, Cato, fl. 1782

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarMilitary HistoryAfrican American TroopsAfrican American HistoryMilitiaSoldier's Pay

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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