Receipt to Robert Cambridge Livingston1
[New York, June 8, 1786. On June 17, 1796, Walter Livingston wrote to Hamilton: “In examining my fathers papers yesterday I found a receipt of yours in the following words Viz. Received New York June 8. 1786 of Robert C. Livingston Esquire Twenty five Dollars as a retainer for the Manor of Livingston. Alex Hamilton.” Receipt not found.]
1. Robert Cambridge Livingston, a merchant, was the fourth son of Robert Livingston, Jr., the third lord of Livingston Manor.
For background to this document, see Walter Livingston to H, June 17, 1796 (PAH description begins Harold C. Syrett, ed., The Papers of Alexander Hamilton (New York and London, 1961– ). description ends , XX, 228–29).