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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.04545
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [100] 1792-1806 
Title Bill from the Supreme Court
Date 8 August 1806
Author Supreme Court  
Document Type Legal document
Content Description The document is a bill for the Supreme Court case of James Jackson and Catherine Patterson against Joseph Duel. W. Patterson presided as the attorney for the plaintiffs.
Subjects Judiciary  Law  Finance  Women's History  
People Patterson, Walter (fl. 1803-1830)  Jackson, James (fl. 1806)  Patterson, Catherine Livingston (1744-1832)  Duel, Joseph (fl. 1806)  
Theme Law; Women in American History
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Additional Information Walter Patterson was a member of the New York State Assembly in 1818, and was elected as a Federalist to the 17th United States Congress, holding office from 1821 to 1823. He was the Supervisor of the Town of Livingston from 1826 to 1828 and was an associate judge of the Columbia County Court from 1826 to 1830. His birth and death dates are unknown.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859