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Ryland: Petition, Prince Edward County

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John M Cunningham [Harlin?] Cunningham William R Beach Samuel F Hunt Philip Adams Joshua Foster Thomas D Booker [Wilson?] Carter Wilkinson [illegible] Edward B Lawler James D. Taylor Douglas Baker Allen E Butner Robt Hill Benjamin F Hill James Morgan Matthew Carter Joel E. Mickle Holeman Lowe James Hins William B. Booker Theodore Carter John HiIll John D. Davenport Samuel B. Davenport J. Cochran

Robert Morgan Jere. H. Thornton L. H. Thornton Wm L. Thornton Nathan [illegible] D B Hancock James Franklin James L. Morton Wm M Rodgers Joshua Routon James Cralle George Ciekle

Messrs H E Watkins & Asa Duprey The foregoing petition was handend [handed] me with a request that I should forward it to you, and ask your particular attention to it which I do most thankfully[.] yrs [Yours] respectfully[,] R Booker