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Letter from William Tryon to the Vestry of St. James' Parish
Tryon, William, 1729-1788
February 09, 1770
Volume 08, Page 174

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[From N. C. Letter Book. S. P. G]
Letter from Governor Tryon to the Vestry of St James Parish, New Hanover County.

Brunswick 9th Febry 1770.

As the Reverend Mr Wills (who has been long a resident among you) expressed desire of settling in your parish, I am to acquaint you that I propose to give him Letters of Presentation and Induction thereto. I should therefore be glad to learn from you Gentlemen whether there are any objections to Mr Wills in the duties of his sacred office.

I am &c,