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Bond for $3,500 suit brought by Bennett Smith against Andrew Jackson Hutchings and the estate of John Hutchings. Andrew Jackson represents A. J. Hutchings as guardian. Signed by Gilbert G. Washington, Thomas Crutcher, and Andrew Jackson
for himself & as guardian / for A. J. Hutchings,, 1822 August 30
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Scope and Contents Note From the Collection: This collection contains an 1822 bond for a $3,500 suit brought by Bennett Smith against the estate of his son-in-law John Hutchings. From Hutchings, Andrew Jackson's business partner, Smith sought to recover a debt arising over the sale of slaves. Andrew Jackson represented Hutchings' son, Andrew Jackson Hutchings, as guardian in the suit.See MS.2230: The Andrew Jackson Letter, 1844, and MS.0216: The St. George Leakin Sioussat Papers, 1793-1928. Also, in MS.2173: The Andrew...
Dates: 1822 August 30