Document (object genre)

Object number
January 22 1753
This document shows an agreement naming Joseph Clarke of Richmond the guardian in socage of "Charles Ninnegret an infant son of Charles Ninnegret the late sachem of the Narragansett Indians deceased" with the consent and choice of Kate, his mother. Clarke is tasked with managing the lands and other real estate of Ninnegret, prosecuting suits or defending in court against all actions and cases concerning the infant and his estate.
Credit Line
Newport Historical Society Collection
Object Type
documents (object genre)
Related People & Organizations
Clarke, Joseph (associated)