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Letter from George Burrington to Alured Popple
Burrington, George, 1680-1759
December 08, 1730
Volume 03, Page 89

[B. P. R. O. North Carolina. B. T. Vol. 8. A. 9.]
GOVr BURRINGTON TO ALLURED POPPLE ESQre SECRETARY TO THE BOARD OF TRADE.

London December 8th 1730.

Sir,

I desire the Lords of Trade &c will be pleased to giver other direction and opinion, Whether I may give new Patents to Old Land holders in North Carolina, paying the same Quit Rents they formerly paid for the same Lands Whether I may allow the House of Burgesses to nominate the Receivers of the Country Taxes or ought (myself) to appoint them

I am (Sir) Your most humble servant
GEO BURRINGTON.