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Colonial and State Records of North Carolina
Commission to appoint Arthur Howe as Chowan County Public Register
Dobbs, Arthur, 1689-1765
March 04, 1763
Volume 06, Pages 969-970

[From MSS. Records in Office of Secretary of State.]

North Carolina—ss.

His Excellency Arthur Dobbs Esquire &c., To Arthur Howe Gentleman Greeting.

Out of the confidence I have in your Loyalty &c., and in Virtue of His Majestys Royal Commission and Authority I do by these Presents Nominate constitute and appoint you Publick Register of and for the county of Chowan in the said Province To Have hold &c.

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Given under my hand and Seal at Brunswick the fourth day of March 1763 &c

By his Excellencys Command
Benjamin Heron Secy