John G. Hurtin Papers, 1806-1821

Descriptive Identification

Unit ID
M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives
1 cubic ft.
Hurtin, John G.
The materials are located onsite in the department.
Letters, financial accounts, deeds, and other legal documents from John G. Hurtin, an attorney from Cortland Village, Cortland County, New York.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Processed in 2015 by unprocessed.

Acquisition Information

All items in this manuscript group were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.


Access to this collection is restricted because it is unprocessed. Portions of the collection may contain recent administrative records and/or personally identifiable information. While it is likely that portions of the collection may be viewed, access must be managed by an archivist.


The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives will provide information about copyright owners and other restrictions, but the legal determination ultimately rests with the researcher. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, John G. Hurtin Papers. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Hurtin Papers).

Biographical History

John G. Hurtin was Orange County sheriff in the early 19th Century

Scope and Contents

The collection consits of two docket books for cases handled by Hurtin as an Orange County sheriff, including lists of jurors and witnesses in cases heard before the Orange County Court of Common Pleas in Goshen, New York, 181121; register of insolvency cases, 181112; and an account book, 180616.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

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