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Samuel Grant Transcript

Hermon Pond Aug 29/61
Dear Sir
I having been informed by good authority that I have a son by name of Amasa Grant who has enlisted as a volunteer (he enlisted in the Town of Patten) he went from Bangor (supposed) to Augusta yesterday and if such is the case I positively forbid you or eny one of sending him away for he is a Minor and as I have controll of him  I positively will not give my consent for him to go to war
Please send him home & Oblg.
Samuel Grant