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Account of James Thomas, Sr., 1737/1738 Feb. 9.

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Dr. [debtor] The Honble Comrs. for Setling the Boundaries of the Northern Neck for Surveying Westmrland County 1737 £:s:d To 2 men with a Canoe one day 0:05:00 To 2 Chain Carriers 9 days at 2/6 per day each 2:05:00 To 1 day each allowed them to return home 0:05:00 To 1 man 8 days with a Luggage-horse 1:00:00 To 1 man & a canoe 2 days at Nominy 0:05:00 To Expences for Diet etc 1:10:00 To my ferridge over Rappa. To Jno Grymes Esqr. 0:08:00 To my own Service 14:12:00 To my Journey to Wmsburgh £ 20:10:00

The above is Mr. James Thomas’s Accot. £ 10:5s:0d of wch was paid by John Grymes Esqr. to Thomas Lee Esqr. for the said James Thomas Senr. as pr note from Mr. John Hamilton Febry 9th 1737/8