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Certificate of Alexander Spotswood, 1711 Oct. 25.

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Whereas Richard Littlepage of the County of New Kent Gent hath made Application to me for a Licence to hyre and imploy one man of the Pamunky [Pamunkey] Indians to hunt for him, and also one Woman of the said Nation named Mary in the nature of a hyred Servant, and hath given bond to answer all Damage the said Indian man shall do in his hunting to any of her Majestys Subjects: These are therefore to License and permitt the said Richard Littlepage to hyre and imploy the said Indian man and Woman; Provided that Whenever the Queen of Pamunkey shall recall them or either of them, the said Richard Littlepage shall imediately Dismiss them from his Service, and not harbour or entertain them thereafter, without a new Licence, and the Consent of the said Queen first obtained. Given under my hand this 25th day of October 1711. A Spotswood

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