Order from the Halifax County Committee of Safety concerning troop recruitment
Halifax County (N.C.). Committee of Safety
Volume 15, Page 682
Halifax, In Committee of Saf'ty, Nov'r 28th, 1775.
Ordered that Major Jethro Sumner raise what minute men and volunteers he can and follow Col. Long with the utmost despatch.
OROOND'S DAVIS, Clk.