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|Title:||Estate of John Whitehead Checks|
|Abstract:||This collection consists of checks dating from 1864-1871 drawn off the estate of John Whitehead held at the Phenix National Bank in New York City.|
|Quantity:||0.03 linear feet (2 folders)|
|Collection Number:||MG 1614|
John Whitehead, son of William Whitehead, cashier of Newark Banking and Insurance Company, entered the mercantile profession in New York. He later moved to Mobile, Alabama and was a resident of Key West from 1824-1832, when he moved to New Orleans. Returning to New York, John Whitehead held the vice-presidency of a leading insurance company. He died on August 29, 1864. His brother, William A. Whitehead, served as an executor of his will.
This collection consists of checks dating from 1864-1871 drawn off the estate of John Whitehead held at the Phenix National Bank in New York City. During the course of the eight years in which checks were drawn, two men served as executors of the estate: H.P. Fessenden (1864-1867) and William A. Whitehead (1868-1871).
This collection is arranged
|The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.|
|Fessenden, H. P.|
|Whitehead, John, d. 1864|
|Whitehead, William A. (William Adee), 1810-1884|
This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 1614, Estate of John Whitehead, Checks, The New Jersey Historical Society.
The source of this collection is unknown.
Jackson, Ronald Vern. New Jersey 1850 Census Index. Bountiful, UT: Accelerated Indexing Systems, Inc., 1976.
|1||1||Phenix Bank checks||1864 Jan.-1866 Dec|
|1||1||Phenix Bank checks||1867 Jan.-1871 Nov.|
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