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Status: Proposed
Type: Real
Size: Medium (101 - 500)

Jonathan Belcher

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1755
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List; Books deeded to the College of New Jersey (now Princeton) in 1755. Published in David Crockett, First American Born: The Life and Journal of Jonathan Belcher, the First-Known, American-Born Freemason. Heritage Books, (1992), pp. 239-244
Newspaper notice: The Boston Gazette, 10 October 1737, p. 2
Newspaper notice: The Boston Evening-Post, 11 October 1737, p. 2
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Notice text (10 October): "His Excellency the GOVERNOUR, having Lent several Books out of his Library of which he has taken no account, desires such Gentlemen as have any of them, to leave their Names at his House."
Notice text (10 October): "His Excellency the GOVERNOUR, having Lent several Books out of his Library, of which he has taken no Account, desires such Gentlemen as have any of them, to leave their Names at his House."
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Date of birth
1682-01-08
Date of death
1757-08-31
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male
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