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John Taylor

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Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Pennsylvania Gazette, 22 April 1756, p. 3
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Advertisement text: "THis is to give notice that there will be exposed to sale by publick vendue, on the 27th inst. at the late dwelling-house of John Taylor of Thornbury, in Chester county, practitioner in physick, deceased, Sundry sorts of houshold and shop goods, a large library of books, and doctors drugs, and several surveyors instruments, a new four wheel'd chaise and harness, a large quantity of cyder, horses and horse geers, and milch cows, young cattle, sheep and swine, and carts, waggons, ploughs, harrows, and the crop in the ground, smiths and nailors tools, and sundry other things not herein mentioned. Likewise several white servants and Negroes. The sale to begin at ten o'clock on said day, where attendance will be given by Edward Brinton and John Hannams, administrators."
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