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Memorandum from John Geddy to the North Carolina General Assembly concerning his resignation from the Halifax County Militia
Giddy, John
February 06, 1779
Volume 14, Page 262

JOHN GIDDY'S RESIGNATION AS LIEUT. COLONEL.
[From MS. Records in Office of Secretary of State.]

Halifax County, Feby. 6th, 1779.

The Honorable the Speakers of the Senate and Commons & the Members of the General Assembly.
Gentlemen:

Please to receive my resignation as Lieut. Colo. of this County and at present Commanding Officer of the Same. I must beg Leave to observe to your honours that I find the task an arduous one and myself in reallity unequal to it. The Gentlemen next in Command are John Whitaker, first Major, and Amis Allin, Second Major.

I am, Gentlemen,
With grate Respect, your, &c., &c.,
JOHN GIDDY.