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The Rule of the Orphans Court in Philadelphia, PA, appointed John Kean as guardian of his minor son, Peter Philip James Kean. It was witnessed by Lewis Weiss, William Coats, and Jacob Weaver, motioned by William Brandford and signed by William Nichols. Peter is entitled to personal property and the ruling allows that property to be disposed of for the use or benefit of Peter.
Orphans Court of Philadelphia, PA
John Kean (1755-1795)
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Orphans Court of Philadelphia. John Kean Appointed Guardian of Peter Philip James Kean, July 1, 1791. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1790s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1790s/80
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