From Samuel Tredwell1
[February 10, 1792. On July 13, 1792, Tench Coxe wrote to Thomas Benbury:2 “In a letter from Mr. Samuel Treadwell, addressed to the Secretary of the Treasury under the date of February 10th mention is made, that Thomas Davis Freeman, Surveyor and Inspector of the port of Plymouth, had left that port, without any intention as was supposed of returning.”3 Letter not found.]
1. Tredwell was deputy inspector of the revenue and deputy collector of customs at Edenton, North Carolina.
2. Benbury was collector of customs for the port of Edenton.
3. LC, RG 58, Letters of Commissioner of Revenue, 1792–1793, National Archives.