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At a Council held at the Capitol the 27th of October 1709


The Honble the President & Council

On the petition of Robin a Pamunky Indian praying Leave to stay among the Inhabitants of this Colony where he has been bred for severall years past and instructed in a trade whereby he is Capable of Maintaining himself and that he may not be obliged to return to his own Nation according to a former order of this Board. In Consideration of the petitioner's haveing been bred so long amongst the English and that his trade will be of no use to him if he returns to his own Nation The Council do therefore grant Liberty to the said Robin to Continue amongst the Inhabitants and to exercise his trade wherever he shall find encouragement