See the below pay receipt documents from the WallBuilders library. These documents, from 1778, 1780, and 1782, are for three black soldiers who fought during the Revolutionary War.


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1778 Pay Receipt for Pomp Kearns, a member of the Rehobath militia.

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1780 Pay Receipt for Croft Conomy, a member of the “Connecticut Line.”

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1782 Pay Receipt for Nero Cross, a member of the “Connecticut Line.”