Petition of Edward Ross, 1693.
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To his Excell:y S:r Edmond Andros K:t their Majs S:t & Govrs & Gen:ll of Virga. with, the Honble Councill of State Edward Ross in most humble manner sheweth That whereas your Petr. being Imployed to goe to Patomak on their Majs Service to Execute a precept ag:st Coll:o W:m Fitzhugh & Yor Petr haveing Faithfully pform'd the same & brought the sd Collo Fitzhugh here According to time & place yor Petr therefore most humbly begg of Yor Excllcy & Honrs Order for Present pay for yor Petrs sd Service & Yor Petr as in all Duty Bound Shall Ever pray &c Edward Ross