Collrs. Office Norfolk May 26 1806
Inclosed are several letters received from on board the Brittish Ship of war Cleopatra Capt. Wight Jno. Quin, James Love & Ed Hayes are recorded as Citizens on the books of this office, and described as follows. Jno. Quin about 18 yrs. old 5 feet 3 1/2 inches high light Complexion, light hair & grey eyes. Js. Love about 24 yrs. old 5 five feet 7 inches high brown Complexion light hair grey eyes, native of Chston. S. Car. protection dated 22 Augst. 1804. Ed. Hayes about 25 yrs. old 5 feet 5 inches high brown Complexion, brown hair grey eyes born on Long Island state of New York, protection dated Decr. 31 1800. I am respectfully Yr. obt Servt.
DNA: RG 59—Correspondence with Collector of Customs Regarding Impressed Seamen.