Samuel Wilson deposition concerning Ten Mile Falls, 1787

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On June 14, 1787 Samuel Wilson gave this deposition before John Merrill, Justice of the Peace at Topsham, Maine, regarding an area around Ten Miles Falls on the Androscoggin River that was said to belong to Thomas Purchace [Purchase].

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  • Title: Samuel Wilson deposition concerning Ten Mile Falls, 1787
  • Creator: Wilson, Samuel
  • Creation Date: 1787-06-14
  • Subject Date: 1787-06-14
  • Local Name: Ten Miles Falls
  • Town: Topsham
  • County: Androscoggin, Sagadahoc
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 16 cm x 20 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 61, bx 5, v7 p. 498
  • Collection: Proprietors of the Township of Brunswick Pejepscot Proprietors papers
  • Object Type: Text

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