Home Search Our Site! Sign Our Guest Book!


List of Regiments Regimental Histories Muster Rolls Orderly Books Courts Martial Loyalists in the Regular Army/Navy Civil Branches Spies & Intelligence Black Loyalists Clothing and Supplies Claims and Memorials Other Facts and Records



&c, &c, &c...
The On-Line Institute for Advanced Loyalist Studies

Claims and Memorials
Witnesses on Behalf of Richard Hill of New York

Digby 23d February 1784

In Justice to Capt. Richard HILL we whose names are hereunto Subscribed do Certify, not only from Information but our own knowledge, that he built the first framed house in this Town, that he has ever Set a Good example to the inhabitants, has treated the People who Came to explore the place with the Greatest friendship, and hospitality and has made it his Study to promote the Growth and wellfare of the Town, We therefore Recommend him as a Gentleman Worthy of Notice & Trust.


Alex: McDONALD Late Capt. Kings Florida Rangers
Robt. TIMPANY Major B. Am. F:
Jno. VAN DIKE Major W. J. Vol.
Wm. TOTTEN Capt. No. 9 A.M:
John HATFIELD Capt. In General Skinners
Ebenezer WARD Capt. 8 Compy. Digby M
Israel YOUNG Capt. No. 12 A.M.
Jo. HOOTON Capt. Late W.J.V.
Jno. TAYLOR Capt. Am. Forces
William THOMAS Late Capt. Am. Forces
Benjn. JAMES
Neill McNEILL Capt. 7th Compy. A.M.

Great Britain, Public Record Office, Audit Office, Class 13, Volume 107, folio 77.

Spacer Image

Click here for ---> More New York Claims

                               Claims & Memorials Main Page

                               Top of Page

Spacer Image

The On-Line Institute for Advanced Loyalist Studies
For information please contact Todd Braisted

Updated 5/01/00

Copyright Restrictions    Document Formatting    Optimal Viewing