Sworn to and subscribed in open court
And the said court doth hereby declare their opinion that the above applicant was a Revolutionary soldier and served as he states.
One of the Judges of Superior Court of Law and Equity in and for the State of North Carolina
I, John C. Stidman, Clerk of the Superior Court of Wake County do hereby certify that the foregoing contains the original proceedings of the said court in the matter of the application of William Polk for a pension.
In testimony whereof 1 have hereunto hand and seal of office this 5 April 1833.
John C. Stidman, Clerk
The foregoing obtained from General Services Administration, Washington D. C. Application for War Service Pension - Superior Court - Tenn.