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Turpin, Philip: Petition, Richmond City

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Amelia July 24 1789 In justice to Doctor Turpin I do hereby certify when I was a prisoner at York he treated me & other prisoners with the greatest humanity & attention and from his repeated expressions I have the greatest reason to believe he was a true Friend to American Liberty and often expressed an ardent desire of leaving the British to reside with his Friends in this State Jo: Royall

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