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Walton, George 1749 or 1750-1804

Overview
Works: 74 works in 94 publications in 1 language and 333 library holdings
Genres: History  Treaties  Records and correspondence  Portraits 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z1215, 975.8
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Most widely held works about George Walton
 
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Most widely held works by George Walton
Observations upon the effects of certain late political suggestions by George Walton( )
11 editions published between 1781 and 1847 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Title(s) available in Evans] by George Walton( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Georgia. In the Council of Safety. Savannah, 21st December, 1775 by Georgia( Book )
1 edition published in 1775 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
to the Governor of Georgia by Thomas Jefferson( )
1 edition published in 1790 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Informing him that the Governor of East Florida received "the king's order not to permit, under any pretext, that persons held in slavery within the United States introduce themselves as free persons into the province of Florida;" expressing his hope that this will "put an end to a grievance which had been a subject of complaint from the citizens of Georgia and of remonstrance from the general government to that of Spain."
to the Auditor-General at Augusta by George Walton( )
1 edition published in 1780 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Requesting payment for his "Confinement with the Enemy, 8 months", for a month and a half "acting in the office of Government" and for his attendance in the Assembly for 30 days for a total invoice of $8,750
Philadelphia, to Benjamin Talifero by George Walton( )
1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reporting, at length and in detail, on a meeting he had just concluded with the Secretary of State [Timothy Pickering] and the Secretary of War [John McHenry] concerning the issues at hand for the Treaty with the Creeks; addressing their concerns over current hostilities and the possibilities of removing any difficulties in the path of a treaty; discussing the location of the signing; presenting, at length, his opinions on the pros and cons of Fort Fidius vs. Coleraine; recommending Fort Fidius for its logistical advantages; discussing the possible adjustment of claims at the time of signing and the numbers of people who should be allowed to attend; saying the Secretaries left without making a decision as to the place and it was now too late in the evening for him to check with others on this subject; saying that he wanted to get his summary of the meeting to him as quickly as possible; concluding that "There is little or nothing yet done in Congress. The Bill for Trading with the Indians will pass, with an appropriation for the purpose of one hundred and fifty thousand dollars, under the direction of the President. It is an experiment of Government about which there are various opinions."
by George Walton( )
1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In this letter, George Walton asks on behalf of himself, Joseph Pannel, Robert Walton, and Samuel Scott permission of the "Honorable President of the Convention" that he might recruit 300 men from the inhabitants of the colony of Virginia to armed service in Georgia. Below this letter is a note dated 6 June 1776 from the Convention stating that a Mr. Drayton and a Mr. Elliot of South Carolina will also be allowed to recruit in Virginia
Savannah, to Edward Telfair by George Walton( )
1 edition published in 1787 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning his "office books and his papers" which he says he has "preserved" and which he had promised to send to him; confessing he has done nothing about it and is unsure how to proceed; asking "If the disposition of all my papers & books in the office of Mr. Jones, with instructions for your access, is not now agreeable, or your setting down with me in my office any day you please, I shall be happy to embrace any proper alternative which may occur to you." adding that he hopes that he is in better health
[Savannah], to [John Walton] by George Walton( )
1 edition published in 1778 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Relating accounts of "twenty seven sail of vessels having come in and anchored in Warsaw Sound...Robert's Artillery & Thompson's horse are here which promises well - If they are only Tory Refugees from New York, I hope we shall give a proper account of them. General Howe, who is yet here, says he has accounts of 50 sail being off Eddisto - If this is the Case, the Invasion is general - concerted - and formidable - One way or other, however, I doubt not we shall weather the Storm; for why should we be lost in particular? I have seen the affairs of the Continent 40,000 times blacker."
W. Newton Morris Charitable Foundation collection ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection consists of five historic documents: 1.) James Southall agreement; 2.) Indenture agreement, January 13, 1843; 3.) John Wilson letter (State vs. Mabrey & Evans); 4.) Jefferson Davis letter, July 25, 2850; 5.) George Walton letter, January 23, 1709
to an unidentified Governor by George Walton( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mentioning to him "that in case you take the field, Mr. Brisbane wishes to be your aid - Admitting that you have the Town upon a two-fold principle, Civil & Military, it will be still the same."
Augusta (Georgia) land indenture by Augusta (Ga.)( )
1 edition published in 1786 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Indenture giving a one-acre lot of land in Augusta, Ga. to merchant Thomas Graves, granted by the trustees for laying out and selling land in Augusta, George Walton, William Glascock, Samuel Jack, Abraham Baldwin, and Robert Forsyth. Witnessed by John Garrett and Seaborn Jones before Thomas Watkins, clerk
Contract between George Walton, Governor of Georgia, and David Hillhouse, 1789 May 22, Georgia by Georgia( )
1 edition published in 1789 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is a contract dated May 22, 1789 between George Walton, Governor of Georgia (1789-1790), and David Hillhouse. Hillhouse agrees to furnish over twenty thousand rations for commissioners and soldiers stationed at the Rock Landing, on the Oconee River in Georgia, for the purpose of negotiating a treaty with the Creek Indians the following June. The contract was drawn up by James Meriwether, secretary of the Executive Council, and bears Hillhouse's signature
Savannah, to [Dorothy Walton] by George Walton( )
1 edition published in 1779 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Expressing his happiness that she is safely in Carolina; asking that she remain with her sister until she hears from him and reporting that her mother remains very ill and he fears "she cannot long survive;" saying he had been wounded in his thigh and a bone is broken but that he is getting good care; asking her to "Be, therefore, of good spirits; and let me not hear by every flag that you are inconsolable, which will only operate to depress mine. At any rate, you ought to recollect, that in these troublesome times you have no right to expect a life of superior tranquility to your neighbors;" reminding her that she is "sincerely loved by a man who wishes to make honor & reputation the rule of all his actions."
[Documents] by William Churchill Houston( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Summons, affidavit and decision for the court case: Patton v. Holmes. On preprinted form. The document is also signed by George Walton, then the chief justice of the State of Georgia, 1783 Feb. 12. -- Notice of court sessions, 1785 Jan. 5
Georgia ( Book )
1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning payment of a debt
Augusta, [Georgia], to the governor of the state of Georgia [George Walton] by Benjamin Lincoln( )
1 edition published in 1789 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter signed by Benjamin Lincoln, Cyrus Griffin, & David Humphreys informing the governor that they were unable to negotiate a peace treaty with the Creek Indians
Signers of the Constitution of the United States : ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A collection of 82 autograph letters and documents signed by the signers of the Constitution of the United States and by non-signing members of the Federal Convention. Items in the collection have been described individually in separate catalog records (MA 555.1-82; see related records for more information
to George Walton by Edward Telfair( )
1 edition published in 1774 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Asking for answers to specific questions that relate to the validity of the Will of John Rae and the distribution of his assets; replying, Walton says he has answered the questions "agreeable to the Books & Rules of practice."
 
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Alternative Names
Walton, George, 1740-1804
Walton, George, 1749 or 50-1804
Languages
English (59)