George Washington Papers

Memorandum, 10 October 1756


[10 October 1756]

N.B. This day Captain Mercer set out for Williamsburgh.1 Colonel Washington has now been on his journey to Augusta &c. since the 29th September.


1Mercer was going down to the general court to give evidence in the case against the counterfeiter James Knap and to testify in James Lemen’s trial. See GW to Dinwiddie, 4 Aug. 1756, n.23, and Orders, 22, 23 Aug. 1756.

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