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List of justices of Bedford County, 1770 July 26.

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John Talbot, Gross Scruggs, Christopher Lynch, Robert Cowan and James Donald Gentlemen are by the Court Recommended to his Excellency the Governor as Proper Persons to be Added to the Commission of the Peace of this County. A Copy Teste Ben Howard C.B.C. The Person recommended live the Following Distances from the Courthouse John Talbot . . . 9 Miles Gross Scruggs . . 30 Christopher Lynch . .. 12 Robert Cowan . . . 4 James Donald . . . at the Courthouse Teste Ben Howard C.B.C.