Special Collections, University of Kentucky

1883-11-02

Special Collections, University of Kentucky

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<It's a great thing to have some one in a historic place like yours to save up these "fragments that nothing be lost." You are as good as a Historical Society.> LCD to Durrett, Madison, 11/2/1883. Special Collections 62M124, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25934
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25934


1883-12-28

Special Collections, University of Kentucky

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<I am not of that number who disbelieve everything in history that I did not happen to garner. But I always like to know the authority, when known, for almost any matter of history in which I fell an interest.> LCD to Durrett, Madison, 12/28/1883. Special Collections, 62M124, University of Kentucky

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25935
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25935


1883-12-28

Special Collections, University of Kentucky

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LCD: In Shane's interview with William Suddarth, the latter stated that he was at Strodes Station from 12/1783 to 6/1784, and that Filson was there part of that time "surveying some on the Ohio." He therefore infers that Filson must have been deputy surveyor under someone, perhaps Col. Marshall of Fayette. LCD to Durrett, Madison, 4/22/84. Special Collections, 62M124, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25936
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25936


1884

Special Collections, University of Kentucky

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<I am pushing my Boone inquiries, etc. nearly to conclusion.> LCD to Durrett, Madison, 8/12/1884. Special Collections, 62M124, University of Kentucky.

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    Created: 8/4/2017 8:13:48 PM
    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25937
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25937


1886

Special Collections, University of Kentucky

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<I am also pushing Clark, Boone, & other inquiries, endeavoring to fill gaps, & make up my chronological notes and references -- so I may have an easier time of it when I come to write up those good old heroes, whose long association in their careers seem almost like a part of my own nature.> LCD to Durrett, Madison, 5/7/1886. Special Collections, 62M124, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25938
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25938


1885

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I am <. . . pushing Boone inquiries with considerable success. . . .> LCD to Durrett, Madison, 8/13/1885. Special Collections, 62M124, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25939
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25939


1884-11-29

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<Of Boone letters, I know of scarcely any beyond which are mention in Collins.> LCD to Durrett, Madison, 11/29/84. Special Collections, 62M124, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25940
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25940


1775

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DB to Charles Telfridge, Esquire, 5/19/1775: <May 19th, 1775. <Dear Sir: <The Powder and Ball I received and it came to hand when needed. I could not reach you before you left, but I am pleased with the work we have done here. I feel sure we can hold against a huge number of savages. In coming in, signal as before. I hope to be living when you arrive to see you. I found signs of savages this day. I shall say nothing. <I am, Dear Sir, <Yours, <Daniel Boone.> Transcript of original in possession of Mr. James B. Haggin. Boone Bicentennial Commission Records, Special Collections, 61W11, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25941
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25941


1784

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4/14/1784: <Recd. of James Trabue Nine pound fourteen Shillings Six pence forf Tho. Logwood this 14th Day april 1784 <Daniel Boone> Looks like a receipt for a surveying job. Trabue Papers, Special Collections, 51M2, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25942
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25942


1788

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7/15/1788: <July the 15th 1788 Survaid for Larrance Radacin [crossed out and added: Raidkins, but should be Radkins] 500 acres of Land by virtue of a tresury Warrant No 10215 Entered [March 15th added] 1783 Situt. on the Waters of Licking adjoining ovid Boone on the West and Bounded as follows viz. Begining at Said Boones SW Corner at A a Honey Lucus thence West 200 poles to B a White Walnut hickury and Mulbury thence North 400 poles to C 2 White ashis -- thence Es 200 poles to D 2 Shuger trees thence S. to the Begining ------ <Daniel Boone DS <William Wallis <Micagah Calaway <Chan men <Isaac Boone Marker> Special Collections, 52W37, University of Kentucky. [This is an excellent document, with the accompanying land warrant, and would make an excellent illustration.]

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25943
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25943


1788-12-02

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10/13/1795 <This Indenture made this made this [sic] 13th day of October one thousand Sevenhundred & ninety five Between Daniel Boon Sr. of the County of Bourbon & Joseph Scholl of the County of Clark of the one part, and Ninian Clagett of the County of Fayette of the other part, Witnesseth, that the Said Daniel Boon & Joseph Scholl, for and in Consideration of the Sum of Sixty pounds currt. Money, to them in hand paid, the Recipt whereof they Doth hereby acknowlege hath Bargained Sold and Delivr'd and by these presents doth Bargain Sell, Deliver & Confirm unto him the said Ninian Clagett and to his heirs and assigns for ever a Certain tract or parcel of land containing twenty five acres Lying & being in the sd. county of Fayette on the waters of marble Creek it being part of a tract of Land which was granted to the said Daniel Boon by the state of Virga. for three hundred & Seventy Nine acres by patent bearing the 2d day of Dec. 1785 and Bounded as followeth . . .> etc. Special Collections, 47M76. University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25944
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25944


1786

Special Collections, University of Kentucky

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4/20/1786: <This Indenture made this twentyeth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty six Between Daniel Boon of the County of Fayette and State of Virginia of the one part and Willikam Easton of the county of Lincoln and State aforesaid of the other part, Witnesseth, that the said Daniel Boon for and in consideration of the sum of one thousand pounds to him in hand paid, the receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge, he the said Daniel boon hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened and confirmed and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, & confirm unto the said William Easton, a certain tract or parcel of Land lieing & being in the County of Lincoln on the waters of Silver creek & is Bounded as follows to wit: . . .> etc. Special Collections, 54W10, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25945
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25945


1788-12-08

Special Collections, University of Kentucky

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12/8/1788: <This Indenture made this Eighth day of December in the year of our Lord one Thousand seven hundred and eighty eight between Daniel Boone, Henry Lee, Arthur Fox, Thomas Brooks, Jacob Boone, and George Meffort, Trustees for the Town of Maysville in the County of Bourbon of the one part and Thomas Carlane of the other part Witnesseth that the said Daniel Boone . . . [and the others] for and in consideration of the sum of Six pounds one Shilling to them in hand paid by the said Thomas Carlane -- for the use of John May and Simon Kenton, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged -- we the said Daniel Boone . . . [etc.] hath granted, bargained, and sold, and by these presents doth grant, bargain, Sell, Alien, and confirm unto the sd. Thomas Carlain his and [sic] assigns for ever, a certain tract or parcel of Land lying in the Town of Maysville and known in the plan of the sd. Town by Lott number Four, containing half an acre of Land and bounded as follows to wit . . . . [etc.]> Special Collections, 61M179, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25946
    Permanent Link: https://sourcenotes.miamioh.edu/id?27-40-20390-25946


1785

Special Collections, University of Kentucky

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8/11/1785: <august the 11th 1785 <Dear Col: <As Col Rochester Will inform you of Every Surcomstance in Regard to your Land afares I Shall only ad that the Land I Located for you is good Exsept about 3 or 4 hundred acres in the SE Corner and for good Reasons of past favors and good friendShip the Exspencies of Locating your Land is payd to my Satisfaction the Land Lyes about 15 Miles from the Mouth of Limstone and if you or Col Rochester Should Come Down the River Next Spring I hope to be Living at that place and Rady to Show you your Land. My famyly are all Well hoping yours are in the Same I am Dear Sir with the gratest Respect your Most obedent omble Sarvent <Daniel Boone <NB Col rochester has Sateld all Exspenses of your Land in my hands <DB> Special Collections, 52W84, University of Kentucky.

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    Project: Digitizing Daniel Boone
    Creator: Faragher, John Mack
    ID: 27-40-20390-25947
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