Lot 0014

1803 Interesting Bermuda Letter Loyalist Chief Justice

A letter datelined Bermuda March 1, 1803 signed by Daniel Leonard (1740-1829) to William Baylies at Dighton in Massachusetts. Daniel Leonard writes during his tenure as Chief Justice of Bermuda his wish to return to the States. Leonard emigrated to Bermuda during the Revolutionary War as his property was confiscated for being a Loyalist. Two... more
23 Jan 2020
USA, New York