Petition of John Allan and others, ca. 1727.
Contains a petition of John Allan and nineteen others to Lieutenant Governor William Gooch regarding the fixing of the naval offices for the Rappahannock District in the town of Urbanna in Middlesex County. The petitioners also ask for powder & shot for their defense. The petition is also signed by Benjamin Hubbard, Charles Dick, John Grham, Andrew Rosse, George Chapman, Robert Shedden, Andrew Anderson, Alexander Frazier, John Walker, James Reid, Pell Cheap, Patt Barclay, James Bowie, Sam Smith, Thomas Ward, Robert Gilchrist, William Dick, John Grham, Jr., & David McCulloch.