[Winchester, 8 January 1756]
Paid off Mary Bailey, Nurse to the Hospital, her Wages in full, to the ninth of this instant.1
1. Mary Bailey put her mark to a receipt for 45s. “for my Balla., of Wages, as Nurse to the Hospitall” (9 Jan. 1756, Va. Regimental Receipt Book, 1755–58, DLC:GW).