From “The Colonial Records of North Carolina, 1771-1775,” Orange County, NC petition: Boling, Bridges, Byas, Logan

Orange County, Governor Josiah Martin

“The Humble Petition of the inhabitance [sic] of the north part of Orange County Humble Sheweth…” “That whereas by the large Extent of Said County it renders it very Burdensom [sic] to Attend General Musters & Courts….”

Among the signers: John Boling, Wm. Bridges, Sr., Wm. Bridges, Jr., John Byas, Robert Byas, William Byas, Joseph Logan.

Source: The Colonial Records of North Carolina, Volume IX — 1771-1775, William L. Saunders, Secretary of State, Raleigh, North Carolina

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