Hamilton's Financial Affairs

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Date July 29, 1795
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name Robert Troup (primary)
Summary Hamilton asks Troup to be the executor of his will and then provides the details of his financial affairs. He laments the necessity of omitting his Scottish father from his will.
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Related Persons/Groups Robert Troupe; Alexander Hamilton; Executor of My Will; John Barker Church; Nicholas Fish; Mr. March; Mr. Scheaffe; Arthur Noble; Wickham & Thompson; my brother-in-law; Tench Coxe; Robert Morris; Williamson; Macombe; Mr. Bayard; Oliver Wolcott, Jr.; ;
Related Places New York; Philadelphia; France; Scotland; ;
Keywords ceremony of making a will; property; benefit of my few creditors; drafts; bonds; debt; obligations; friendship; reimbursement; drafts of my father; bankrupt; devotion to public service; purchases of land; draft of Fitzsimmons; bills; Bank of the United States; my leather trunk; my papers; ;
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