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Collection Reference Number GLC05807
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1837 
Title Bond on the estate of John M. Bingley
Date 3 April 1837
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Additional authors Bingley, Jane (fl. 1837); Nance, Thomas J.
Document Type Legal document; Business and financial document
Content Description Signed by Jane Bingley and Thomas J. Nance as co-administrators, and John T. Stuart and Lincoln as legal counsel. Bingley and Nance give bond for 2000 dollars as administrators of John M. Bingley's estate, who died in Morgan County on December 4, 1836. Attested by Aaron Will. Executed one month after Lincoln was admitted to the Illinois bar and two weeks before he became Stuart's partner.
Subjects Law  Estate  President  Finance  
People Bingley, John M. (d. 1836)  Bingley, Jane (fl. 1837)  Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  Nance, Thomas J. (fl. 1837)  Stuart, John Todd (1807-1885)  
Place written Morgan County, Illinois
Theme Law; The Presidency; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859