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Ebenezer Pemberton Will

June, 1777 Colonial & Early National (1746-1820)

The will of founding trustee Ebenezer Pemberton, Jr., emancipating "my Negro man Jack."

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“Rev. Ebenezer Pemberton’s Will,” No. 16385, District and Probate Records, Massachusetts County, Vol. 76-77, 1777-1778, p. 412.



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