Item MS-2-136, SF Box 14, Folder 6 - Deed of confirmation from Sophia Catherine Brehm to Mary Jane Aitkin

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Deed of confirmation from Sophia Catherine Brehm to Mary Jane Aitkin

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MS-2-136, SF Box 14, Folder 6

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  • 1857 (Creation)
    Aitkin, Mary Jane

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4 pages of textual records

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(fl. 1857)

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Mary Jane Aitkin lived in Pictou, Nova Scotia, in the mid-ninteenth century. Sophia Catherine Brehm lived in Halifax ca. 1857.

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Records were donated to the Dalhousie University Archives by Mrs. Clark Long and accessioned in 1971.

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Item is a deed of confirmation of land transfer from Sophia C. Brehm to Mary J. Aitkin of Pictou, Nova Scotia dated August 27, 1857.

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Preferred citation: Deed of confirmation from Sophia Catherine Brehm to Mary Jane Aitkin , MS-2-136, SF Box 14, Folder 6, Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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