Appeals to the Privy Council

Report No. 08_1683_00

Wright v Cornwall

New York 

Case Name Short

Wright v Cornwall

Case Name Long

Robert Wright and Francis Pew v Robert Cornwall


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series

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APC Citation 

v.2 [110] p.46 – 14 February 1683 – entry 1

CSP Citation 

VI no. 941

PC Register Citation 

Charles II v.16 (1 June 1680 – 31 May 1683) p.634: PC 2/69/634


Colonial Courts

Court of Sessions – Gravesend for the West Riding of Yorks on Long Island – 21 December 1681

General Court of Assize – City of New Yorke – 4, 5, and 6 October 1682


Cornwall, Robert

Pew, Francis, gentleman

Wright, Robert, gentleman


Land title, according to Smith (p.130)


Not stated in Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series

References in Smith, Appeals to the Privy Council from the American Plantations

Table of Cases (Wright v Cornwall)


Printed Cases

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Privy Council Documents in PC 1 at The National Archives at Kew

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