Letter to Captain Jacob Yates
Tomhanock January 7, 1786
Mr. Captain Yates
Sur please to Let the Barer hear off have those stiffitcut [certificate] that are due to mee [sic] this from your obedient friend.
David Griswold and Josiah Griswold
served in Captain James Hadlock’s Company and Josiah served in Captain
Jacob Yates’ Company in Colonel Peter Yates’ Regiment of Albany
County Militia [Fourteenth Regiment]
Source: Revolutionary War Rolls 1775-1783, Series M 246, Roll 78, National Archives, Washington, D.C.