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Wright, John: Petition, York County

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To the Hon: The Gen: Assembly The Memorial of John Wright Humbly sheweth, That your Memorialist was at York at the time of the Capitulation at which place he then received his Trade and Occupation of a Ship Carpenter, and House Joiner, and was not engaged in the British Service in any other character than as a Mechanic. That having discovered that he has near Relations residing at Baltimore, in the State of Maryland, and from his attachment to this State, which has areien him many Circumstances, he is anxious to become one of its