COUNTY TAX WARD NO. 5. 1787. Boston.
COUNTY TAX WARD NO. 5. 1787.
COUNTY TAX WARD NO. 5. 1787.
COUNTY TAX WARD NO. 5. 1787.
COUNTY TAX WARD NO. 5. 1787.

COUNTY TAX WARD NO. 5. 1787.

[Boston: 1787]. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2". 18 leaves, each with vertical columns. 20 pages are completed in manuscript. Plain contemporary wrappers, with inner margins and spine reinforced by tape; wrappers separated from text, and the leaves are loose. Else lightly worn and Very Good.

This list of county taxpayers has names of more than one hundred residents; tables report their personal and real property assessments, and their poll, real estate, and personal property taxes paid. A few of the people were Ebenezer Hancock, younger brother of John Hancock and Deputy Paymaster-General of the Continental Army; Thomas Pemberton, antiquarian and historian of the Revolution; James Tewksbury, who had been a Minute-Man; Dr. Amos Winship, a naval surgeon and acquaintance of John and Abigail Adams; Samuel Austin, a Boston selectman in 1774. Item #26593

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