Petition of Joseph Harper and others, 1769 June 17.
Contains a petition of Joseph Harper, Francis Jerdone, Jr., John Jerdone, George Pottie, William Douglas, John McCoy, Walter Goldsmith, James Taylor, John Richardson, William Jerdone, George Washington, Thomas Bishop, John Alton, Joseph Loaf, Henry Taylor, Edward Williams, Samuel Jackson, William Shilling, Thomas Davis, Michael Tracy, Archibald Cary, Thomas Mann Randolph, Robert Goode, [?] Ward, James Copland, Matthew Branch, Thomas Randolph, [?] Fleming, Henry Bell, Seth Ward, Jr., George Wythe, Warner [?], Jr., William Nelson, Jr., Lewis Burwell, Jr., Edmond [?], John Bolling, Thomas Fleming, William Ellis, Benjamin Watkins, & William Fleming to Governor Norborne, Baron de Botetourt, asking for leave to take up & survey forty thousand acres of land on the east side of the Ohio River lately recognized by the Six Nations of Indians. The petition is unsigned.