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Colonial and State Records of North Carolina
Letter from Edward Brice Dobbs to William Tryon
Dobbs, Edward Brice, 1729-1803
January 26, 1767
Volume 07, Page 428

[B. P. R. O. North Carolina. B. T. Vol. 15.]
Letter from Captain Dobbs to Governor Tryon

Aberdeen Jany 26th 1767

I lately received your favour acquainting me of His Majesty's Royal instructions to his Governors in America.

As I have no intention of returning to No Carolina, I very willingly resign my Seat in Council there.

I am Sir &c