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Butler, John 1728-1796

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Works: 31 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 67 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Archives 
Roles: Author
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John Graves Simcoe letter book by John Graves Simcoe( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter book of incoming and outgoing correspondence of John Graves Simcoe during his first two years as the Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada. The book includes Simcoe's correspondence with John Butler (1728-1796), James Gray (ca. 1732-1796), John Munro (1731-1800); Samuel Holland (1728-1801), Thomas Aston Coffin (1754-1810), Robert Hamilton (1743-1809), Alured Clarke (ca 1744-1832), Charles Long, 1st Baron of Farnborough, the junior Secretary of the Treasury (1761-1838), Edward Baker Littlehales,1st Baronet Baker (d. 1825), and others. The letters discuss political, military, and financial affairs of the province, including the organization of the Legislative Council, disbursement of public monies and lands, desertions from the army at Niagara; the relations with the United States during the Northwest Indian War (1785-1795), particularly St. Clair's campaign, and Indian diplomacy and relation with the Indian nations, including the crises prompted by the murders of an Onondaga chief committed by Jacob Valentine, an Ojibwa Indian at Michilimackinac and the Snake chief and the Indian council at Au Glaize (October 1792), etc
John Butler agreement with Guisbert Van Brokelan by John Butler( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Agreement between John Butler and Guisbert Van Brokelan for Lot no. 9, dated May 20, 1763; witnessed by John Erickson and Gilbert Sower
Letter : Larunanach, to Lieut. Col. Bolton, Niagara by John Butler( )

1 edition published in 1778 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Relates details of the raid on Pennsylvania's Wyoming Valley, 3 July 1778
Barnabis Cain vs Arent Van Pattin : special bail by Tyron County (N.Y.)( )

1 edition published in 1774 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sept. 12, 1774 document written and signed by John Butler, judge of the Tyron County Court of Common Pleas, regarding a suit involving Arent Van Pattin, Barnabis Cain, and John Doeloth
Niagara-on-the-Lake, 1781-1981( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters to James Wadsworth by John Butler( )

1 edition published in 1793 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A collection of four letters written by Butler and his attorneys regarding the collection of a note from Ebenezer Allen. Butler loaned Allen a large sum of money to purchase some land in western New York. Allen lost the land and could not repay the money. Allen later slandered Butler's name, which infuriated him and caused him to seek repayment of the loan through Wadsworth. The letters review the particulars of the situation and request Wadsworth to collect the debt. All of the letters are written from Lower Canada
John Butler papers by John Butler( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter to Mrs. Fonda. Order for 2 gallons of new rum (1775 May 17, Autograph note signed, 1 page, note and signature probably in handwriting of son, Walter Butler); Receipt for 5 pounds, 4 s from Mrs. Hear (undated, Autograph document signed, 1 page)
to Gen. Greene by John Butler( )

1 edition published in 1781 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
John Butler britischer loyalistischer Kolonist in Nordamerika

John Butler britisk diplomat

John Butler Brits diplomaat (-1796)

John Butler brittisk diplomat

John Butler (lojalista)

Джон Батлер

ג'ון באטלר

ジョン・バトラー (開拓者)

Languages
English (31)