Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Vivian Brooking, 29 April 1781

From Vivian Brooking

Amelia, 29 Apr. 1781. Encloses “a Return of Men and Arms sent from this County to join Genl. Green in Feby. last.” Brooking having been sick at the time, the return is signed by Col. [James] Jenkins. The enclosed Return, dated 24 Feb. 1781 and signed “J Jenkins Colo. 2 B, A[melia] M[ilitia], lists 222 officers and men, 204 guns, 32 bayonets, 21 lbs. of powder, 24 lbs. of lead, 14 cartridge boxes, 3 wagons and teams.

RC (Vi); 4 p., including enclosure; addressed in part: “per Wm. Arnold”; endorsed. Enclosure filed with letter in Vi.

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