1757, May 29, Letter 1

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May it please your Excellency
I had the Hon. To writ your Excellency & m. Gray to which I refer. I have since nothing material to axquaint you with. I have Signd a Muster Rol to Capt.l Hohn Stuart, the Ball. Due to his Company to y 15 In_is 9262.3.4 The Goods sent by Your Excellency’s order to purchase ___________by M. Pickney have been carried of by Wall. Inclosed sent a list of Certificates Issued out by me sicne the last.

As I am in some want of money in Ch. Town I made bold to draw on y. Excellency _525. payable to M. William Glen for 5 Mo. pay due to me Yesterday, which I flatter myself you’ll be pleased to order payment for. I am respectfully

Your excellency’s

Most humble and most obedient

John Chevillette

We are in great want of writing paper.

MLA Source Citation:

Lyttelton, William Combe Baron Thomas Lyttelton. Letters of the Late Lord Lyttelton. Philadelphia: Moses Thomas. 1812. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 26 January 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/tennessee/1757-may-29-letter-1.htm - Last updated on Nov 1st, 2012

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