Numbered Buttons 1770 Philidelphia

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Numbered Buttons 1770 Philidelphia - ' e : : Philadelphia, jfutte ig, JJJO,...
' e : : Philadelphia, jfutte ig, JJJO, TTljESERTED from his Majefty's i3th or Royal Regiment I' J of Foot of Ireland, and from Major Is aac Hamilton's' Company,, at Philadelphia, JOHN K E L L Y borncin the Nprth'of Ireland,1 22 Years of Age, about 5 Fee 8 Inches high a LaboureP hath black Hair, blacIc.Eyes, darkilh Complexion; weht orT in his Regimentals, Regimentals, with - the Buttons marked 18, the No. of the Regiment." He deferted faid Regiment bnxe' before, and was brought Prifoner' from Carlifle Goal, where. he was confined by fome of - the Inha - bitantSj by, the Name, of COOK, which he palTed by in that" Parf of the Country, .and he has been tried by a General Court , Martial for Defertion. "He is apt to fing much in Company, has' a (hong Voice, but much of the Brogue on his Tongue, arid is 4 an idle, drunken and worthlefs Felhnv ; he robbed orie of his Comrades pf near - Nine' Pounds Currency," the Day he delerted.

Clipped from The Pennsylvania Gazette05 Jul 1770, ThuPage 6

The Pennsylvania Gazette (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)05 Jul 1770, ThuPage 6
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