Saturday, August 3, 2013

Burgess Ticket Stephen Moore Esq Of Glasgow 1764

Courtesy of Margaret Noell Puett

At Glasgow the ninth day of January one thousand seven hundred and sixty four years the which day presence of the right honorable Archibald Ingram Esq. Lord Provoost of the said city Walter Brock, Alexander Mackie and Duncan Vivien Baillies thereof George Brown Dean of Guild and Sundry of the Guild Council of said city Stephen Moore Esq. Merchant in Quebec is admitted and received Burgess and Guild Brother of the said city and the whole liberties, privileges immunities  belonging to a Burgess and guild brother in most ample form who gives his oath of Fidelity as use is extracted forth of the Guild Books of the said city by Archibald M Gilchrist

~~Transcribed by Terri Bradshaw O'Neill on July 9, 2013

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