surveyor

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surveyor

A licensed professional who prepares surveys.

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For three months, his correspondence dwelled extensively on the Custom-House affair, ending with a lengthy letter to Horace Mann on August 8 in which he relinquishes "any expectation" of regaining the surveyorship.
5) Perhaps Miller and Beckett and their unacknowledged sources confused Hawthorne's surveyorship with his consulship in Liverpool (1853-1857) which did come courtesy of Pierce, but I have found no evidence of Captain Nathaniel meeting Consul Nathaniel in Liverpool; there is, however, some tentative evidence of the two Nathaniels' possible encounter in Salem between 1847 and 1849.