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I James V Knight do make the following report of myself to the Hustings Court of the Corporation of Lynchburg in the State of Virginia, that is to say, I report that I was born at Stewartstown in the county of Tyrone in that part of the Kingdom of Great Britain called Ireland on the "[blank]" day of "[blank]" in the year 1797, being now in my thirty eighth year; that I am a subject of the King of Great Britain, owing allegiance to that monarch, and none other and that I migrated from Ireland to the United States of America in the year 1818, and that I intend to settle myself in the Town of Lynchburg in the State of Virginia , one of the United States - Given under my hand this 3rd day of November 1835_ James V. Knight