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Offley, Catharine Van Rensselaer, 1806-1887


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Cornelius P. Van Ness letter to the President and Directors of the Bank of the Metropolis, Washington, D.C., July 17, 1843

 File — Box: OVR, Folder: 8
Identifier: C-Misc 41
Scope and Contents Autograph letter, signed, by Cornelius P. Van Ness, July 17, 1843. Two full written sides (1 page) with salutation and mailing addres. Van Ness is negotiating to have a note extended by a year. He offers Mexican Bonds adn hes estate in Burlington, VT, as collateral. He refers to troubles he has had with the Fedral Government that have been satisfied in his favor.

John Holmes Offley diary, August 20-October 17, 1826

Scope and Contents Describes Offley's voyage with his new wife Catharine, from New York to Trieste on the Shipe Prudence, August 20th to October 17th, 1826. The 2nd volume is a print transcript and includes additional family information, as well as a journal by Catharine Van Renssalaer Heaton Offley, Offley family letters and documents (1817-1851), a biography of David Offley, the Heaton and Offley family genealogies, and a bibliography. Also includes a color photograph of John Holmes Offley's portrait.