Ben: Petition, Pocahontas County
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Bens Petition to the assembly to be permitted with his infant daughter to remain in the Comth John Gilliland Decr. 7th 1826 refd. to Cts. of J [referred to Courts of Justice] 1826 Decr 22d rejected (state reason)