Certificate of Michael Thomas as a "free Negro together with his wife and children", 24 July 1780
Thomas's certificate was originally issued at Augusta, Georgia by the local British military authority. The certificate describes him as "a friend and Loyalist...".
Date: Recorded in orderly book at Halifax, 14 March 1783
Reference no.: Commissioner of Public Records Nova Scotia Archives RG 1 vol. 170 p. 338 (microfilm no. 15282)