Richard Beale Letter 1798

Descriptive Summary

Title
Richard Beale Letter 1798
Creator
Beale, Richard
Extent
1 item (4 p.); 32 cm
Subjects
Land titles--Kentucky--Woodford County
Surveys--Kentucky
Taylor, William Berry, 1765-1836
Finding Aid Author
Staff
Repository
Kentucky Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Single item collection consisting of a letter dated Nov. 29, 1798. The letter was written to William Taylor of Shelby County, Kentucky, by Richard E. Beale of Faquire County, Virginia. Beale's letter primarily deals with land transactions. He first discusses an inaccurate boundary line that had been corrected by another survey. He also asks Taylor to serve as his power of attorney in selling land he owned in Woodford County, Kentucky. Beale also mentions the good health the Taylor family was enjoying.
County: Woodford Co., Ky
Arrangement: Correspondence is arranged chronologically.