Captain Morgan's Petition on behalf of the Pequots

Creator:
Avery, James
Morgan, John (Captain)
Published/Created:
April 28, 1741
Physical Description:
Agreement/Contract
Associated Names:
Avery, James [Author]
Morgan, John (Captain) [Author]
Avery, James [Mentioned within document]
Connecticut General Assembly [Recipient]
Morgan, John (Captain) [Mentioned within document]
Smith, Jabez [Attestor]
Topics:
North America -- British Empire -- Colony of Connecticut -- Groton
North America -- British Empire -- Colony of Connecticut -- Hartford
North America -- British Empire -- Colony of Connecticut -- New Haven
North America -- Canada
North America -- French Empire -- Canada
North America -- Indian Country -- Pequot, Western Territory -- Mashantucket
North America -- Indian Country -- Pequot, Western Territory -- Mashantucket Pequot Reservation
North America -- United States of America -- State of Connecticut -- Hartford
North America -- United States of America -- State of Connecticut -- Ledyard
North America -- United States of America -- State of Connecticut -- New Haven
Topics:
Buildings/Structures -- Houses
Culture -- Children
Education/Schools
Government -- Colonial -- Colony of Connecticut -- Guardians/Overseers
Government -- Tribal -- Pequot -- Western -- Sachems/Sagamores -- Charles Scordaub (c. 1741-c. 1760)
Land -- Complaints -- Controversies -- Mohegan Case
Land -- Complaints -- Encroachment
Land -- Conveyances
Land -- Description -- Boundaries
Land -- Reservation/Reserve -- Pequot -- Western
Land -- Use -- Improvement -- Agriculture
Land -- Use -- Improvement -- Agriculture -- Damage to
Land -- Use -- Improvement -- Fences
Land -- Use -- Improvement -- Fire
Land -- Use -- Timber/Firewood
Land -- Use -- Waste
Landforms -- Terrestrial -- Hills
Landforms -- Terrestrial -- Mountains
Military -- Conquest
Military -- War -- French and Indian War (1754-1763)
Military -- War -- King Philip's War (1675-1678)
Military -- War -- Pequot War (1636-1638)
Relations -- Colonial Affairs
Relations -- Tribal Affairs
Religion/Beliefs -- Christianity
Tribes/Communities -- Pequot -- Western
YIPP -- Colony of Connecticut Collection, 1603-1783
Tribe:
Mohegan
Narragansett
Pequot, Western
Series:
Indians, Series 2 (1666-1820)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Other Dates:
1731 [Legislative action]
1732 [Legislative action]
May 11, 1741 [Presented]
October 1732 [Legislative action]
Source Title:
Connecticut Archives
Yale Collection:
Yale Indian Papers Project
Digital Collection:
New England Indian Papers Series
Funding Source:
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Original Repository:
Connecticut State Library
Local Record Number:
1741.04.28.01
oid pointer:
10683814
Citation:
Captain Morgan's Petition on behalf of the Pequots, April 28, 1741, (1741.04.28.01), Grant-Costa, Paul, et. al., eds., Yale Indian Papers Project, Yale University, http://jake.library.yale.edu:8080/neips/data/html/1741.04.28.01/1741.04.28.01.html.
OID:
10682527
PID:
digcoll:3306

Number of Pages: 2
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