July 30, 2020 09:00 AM EDT Downingtown, PA


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Edward Shippen IV signed certificate

Edward Shippen IV signed naturalization certificate, dated 24th, September, 1765, inscribed "I Edward Shippen Jr. Prothonotary of the Supreme Court of the Province of Pennsylvania DO hereby certify, That at a Supream sic Court held at Philadelphia . . . Before William Allen William Coleman and Alexander Stedman Esquires, Judges of the said Court . . . Ludwick Nosbickle in the County of Bucks being a Foreigner, and having inhabited and resided for the Space of Seven Years in His Majesty's Colonies in America, and not having been absent out of some of the said Colonies for a longer Time than Two Months at any one Time . . . having produced to the said Court, a Certificate, of his having taken the Sacrament of the Lord's Supper within Three Months before the said Court . . . did make and repeat the Declaration (appointed by an Act, made in the First Year of the Reign of King GEORGE the First) . . . and thereupon was admitted to be His Majesty's natural born Subject of the Kingdom of Great-Britain.

Condition:

Creases, some toning and minor stains, small paper loss at bottom edge.

Estimate: $300 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$610
07/30/2020

 

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