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Pesquet family papers, 1623-1828.
25 items.
Collection number: MS 0012

Abstract:
Pesquet family papers, 1623-1828. Papers consists of legal documents relating to the family of Jean Baptiste Pesquet (sieur Deschamps) of Normandy, France; includes confirmation of magistrial office, wills, inventories, writ of emancipation, marriage contracts, etc.
Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
South Hadley, MA

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Series of legal documents relating to the family of Jean Baptiste Pesquet (sieur Deschamps) of Normandy, France, spanning 1623-1828. Includes confirmation of magistrial office, wills, inventories, writ of emancipation, marriage contracts, etc.


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Pesquet Family Papers, Mount Holyoke College, Archives and Special Collections, South Hadley, Massachusetts

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Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
8 Dwight Hall
50 College St.
South Hadley, MA 01075

Phone: (413) 538-2013
Fax: (413) 538-2370

Email Reference Form: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/lits/library/arch/forms/areq.htm
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Language
English.
Sponsor
Encoding funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.


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Subjects
  • Courts - France - Normandy - History - Sources.
  • France - Social life and customs - 18th century - Sources.
  • France - Social life and customs - 19th century - Sources.
  • Sale of public office - France - Normandy - History - Sources.

Contributors
  • Deschamps, Jean Baptiste Pesquet, sieur.

Genre terms
  • Legal instruments
  • Legal petitions


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