Alexander Hamilton Papers

Conveyance: Alexander Hamilton to Jane Moncrieff, 20 September 1790

Conveyance: Alexander Hamilton to Jane Moncrieff

New York, September 20, 1790. Recites an indenture dated November 1, 1788, purportedly made by Jane Moncrieff, a widow, selling a lot on William Street to Hamilton for £1752.15.4. States that Mrs. Moncrieff inserted Hamilton’s name without his consent and that he refused to accept the indenture.

Certified copy, recorded under the date of February 12, 1791, Conveyances in the Office of the Register, City of New York, Liber 46, 389–90, Hall of Records, New York City.

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