Claims and Memorials
To the Honorable the Commissioners
Appointed by Act of Parliament further to
Enquier into the Losses and Services of the
American Loyalists &c &c &c
The Memorial of Abraham HATFIELD late of the County of Westchester in the then Province of New York but now of St. John in the Province of New Brunswick.
That your Memorialist for his Loyalty to His King and Attachment to the British Goverment was Compelled to fly for Refuge and Protection to the Royall Army then at New York as early as the Year 1777 in October.
That during the Course of the late War Rendred Goverment the Services and in Consequence of his said Loyalty Sustained the Losses Stated in the Schedule and Estimate hereunto Annexed.
That your Memorialist therefore Prays that his Case may be taken into your Consideration in order that your Memorialist may be enabled under your Report to Receive such aid and Relief as his Losses and Services may be found to Deserve.
Schedule and Estimate of the Estate lost in Consequence of the Subscribers Loyalty to His Majesty and Attachment to the British Goverment (viz.)
To 1 Horse, Saddle, Bridle and Accutriments 33: 0: 0.
To Services performed for Goverment in Collo. DELANCEYs Regt. for three years and four Months and Received no pay the whole time.
Great Britain, Public Record Office, Audit Office, Class 13, Volume 22, folios 113–115.
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