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Recommendation of John McGowan

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Manning Coll. (Canadian Refugees), RG217 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Manning Coll. (Canadian Refugees), RG217 view image
Document Information
Date February 21, 1800
Author Name Albert Gallatin (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Certified that John McGowan was a refugee from Nova Scotia and was entitled to the bounty given by Congress. Noted McGowan would collect his proofs of residency from Maine and fwd. them to McHenry.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Albert Gallatin; John McGowan; refugee; McGowen; McGown; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Passamaquady; Maine; Nova Scotia; Canada; Passamaquoddy; ;
Keywords proofs; certificates; bounty; compensation; claims; ;
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