Vance18

Transcription: 

Wilkes County NC Novemb
the 22 1862 Mr Govener Vance
if you pleas and can appint
Thomas Jefferson Gentle a
agent for the State James
Calaway Dr Frank Hacket
boath Say tha i am not
able to bare arms for dis
able of body and tha Say
that i am capable of fileng
that offis for i hante able to
git about mutch with thout
riden if you can rite few
lines to let me no
Thomas J Gentle
Wilke boro Wilke County
N C
for i can sende my wagens to
hall Salt for the govement
or i can by up Clothing or
provsion for the armey for
this all that i can do for the
Sotheren confedracy and i will
do the beste i can

Date: 
November 22, 1862

Author(s)

Residence (County): 
Wilkes County, NC

From

From State: 
North Carolina
From County: 
Wilkes

To

To State: 
North Carolina
To Municipality: 

Transcription/Proofing Info

Transcriber: 
Michael Ellis
Transcription Date: 
August, 2010
Proof Date: 

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