Grant Wickwire papers, 1789-1823
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Brief Description:

Deeds, promissory notes, and a certificate indicating service in the American Revolution relating to Litchfield, Conn., resident Grant Wickwire (1760-1848).

Grant Wickwire was born in Colchester, Conn. He settled in Litchfield County in 1788. He served in the American Revolution and received a pension. In 1791, he married Sarah Throop (1776-1821), the daughter of William Throop and Eunice Stilson. Grant Wickwire and Sarah Throop Wickwire had thirteen children.

Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Created by: Wickwire, Grant (1760-1848)
Volume: 0.5 Boxes
Arrangement: The papers are arranged in one series by type and then chronologically.
Biographical Note for Wickwire, Grant (1760-1848) : Grant Wickwire was born in Colchester, Conn. He settled in Litchfield County in 1788. He served in the American Revolution and received a pension. In 1791, he married Sarah Throop (1776-1821), the daughter of William Throop and Eunice Stilson. Grant Wickwire and Sarah Throop Wickwire had thirteen children.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Bethlehem (Conn.)
Litchfield (Conn.)
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Washington (Conn.)
Genres/Forms of Material
Certificates
Deeds
Promissory notes
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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Related Materials: William Throop Power of Attorney, 1802 Feb 13; Woodruff Family Collection, 1779-1966
PreferredCitation: Grant Wickwire papers (2010-50-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759