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Subpoena to Richard Grover
Dobbs, Arthur, 1689-1765
March 16, 1763
Volume 22, Page 868

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NORTH CAROLINA—ss.

George the Third, by the Grace of God, of Great Britain, France and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, &c.

[SEAL]

To Richard Grover, Clerk of the Inferior Court of Cumberland County—Greeting:

For certain causes offered before our Governor in Council, on behalf of Thomas Walker and Mary Gibson, children of Thomas Gibson, of Cumberland county, deceased, by Richard Quince, Esq., their next friend, we command, and this day enjoin you that, laying all other matters aside, and notwithstanding any other excuse, you personally appear before our Governor in Council, the 16th day of April, met at Wilmington, and bring with you the records of the said Inferior Court of Cumberland county, whereby it may appear what rules or orders have been taken or made thereon touching the will of the said Thomas Gibson, deceased; and this you may in no wise omit, under the penalty of one hundred pounds, and have there this writ.

Witness our truly and well beloved Arthur Dobbs, Esq., and Captain-General, Governor and Commander in Chief in and over our said Province of Brunswick, this Sixteenth day of March, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and sixty-three, and in the third year of our reign.

ARTHUR DOBBS.