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H. Lee (Henry Lee IV) to Judge Woodward (Augustus Brevoort Woodward) September 15, 1824

From: Florida Supreme Court case files, Series 49, Wallet 774

H. Lee to Judge Woodward


of a bequest. However I am desirous in supporting this claim to show me acting as his son and representative—to the notoriety—of which facts I presume you yourself can sufficiently testify. You will confer a great favor on me by filing this claim and the enclosed papers as expressing it, with the comty [committee] appointed to receive and negotiate claims for land in Florida, and for representing me in the act of doing