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Colonial and State Records of North Carolina
Parole of Stephen Brown
Brown, Stephen
November 01, 1780
Volume 14, Pages 722-723


I, Stephen Brown, Prisoner of War to the United States of America, do promise and declare upon my Word of Honor that I will not directly or indirectly say or do anything to the Detriment of these United States or their Army or Commander; that I will not go beyond the Distance of Six Miles from the House of Mr. Monro, near Hillsborough, where I am quartered, without the

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Leave of the Commanding Officer at Hillsborough, for the Time being, and that I will obey his Orders in all Things becoming a Prisoner on Parole, until I am regularly exchanged. Given at Hillsborough the first Day of November, 1780.