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Warrant to appoint Henry McCulloh as Secretary of North Carolina
McCulloh, Henry, ca. 1700-1779
June 21, 1754
Volume 11, Pages 120-121

[B. P. R. O. Plantations General. B. T. Vol: 52. p. 37.]
Warrant appointing Henry McCulloh Esqre to be Secretary and Clerk of the Crown in North Carolina.

June 21. 1754.
G. R.

Trusty and Welbeloved, We greet you well.

Whereas we have taken into our Royal consideration the Loyalty, Integrity and Ability of our Trusty and Welbeloved Henry McCulloh Esqre we have thought fit hereby to authorize and require you forthwith to cause Letters Patent to be passed under our Seal of that our Province of North Carolina for constituting and appointing him the said Henry McCulloch Secretary and Clerk of the Crown of and in our said Province to have, hold, execute and enjoy the said Offices during our Pleasure and his residence within our said Province together with all and singular the Rights, Salaries and Fees, Profits, Privileges and emoluments therennto belonging or appertaining. And for so doing this shall be your

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Warrant and so we bid you farewell. Given at our Court at Kensington the     day of     1754 in the 28th year of our reign.

By His Majesty's Command.
To our Trusty and Welbeloved Arthur Dobbs Esqre our Captain General and Governour in Chief of our Province of North Carolina in America and in his absence to our Commander in Chief or to the President of our Council of our said Province for the time being.