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3 July, 1646; Sir] David Kirke
Record of a order to draw bills of exchange

Boston Athenaeum, Aspinwall Notarial Records, p. 62.

Published in Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, no. 32, A Volume Relating to the Early History of Boston, Containing the Aspinwall Notarial Records (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, 1903) 77. Revised by P.E. Pope.

Subjects: New England, fish, planter, commerce.


13 March 1647 I [i.e., the notary, Aspinwall] subscribed a copy of an order from Sir David Kirke unto John Bodington to draw bills of exchange to value £ 50 upon Mr. John and James Kirke and to sell 400 quintals of dry fish in New England.

Dated Ferryland, 3 July, 1646.

Subscribed: David Kirke

This was for the account of Mr. John Kirke.

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