George Orr to Stephen F Austin, 02-18-1829

Summary: Thanking Austin for influence in obtaining grants of land for settlers on the Trinity.

Trinaty Atoscosito Fabery 18—. 1829

To Cornal S F Austin

Dear Sir I Received your Leater by the hand of Mr E. M. Williamson- yeasterday which Give Me Greate Setisfaction I Likewise Received jout Leater Dated the 31st Desamber Last Togather with the Official Leater and its Translation from the Chief of the Department of Bexer which was Grate Satisfaction To hear the Good Tidings that thrue your feling and Kind Gratitud that you have persevered in obtaining a Grant for the Lands in this Sacsion of Contra from the honarable Governmant and i think the Setters on this River Should never for Get you as their faithfull freind and My Salf amongst the reast and i am in hopes that we will Soon be Satisfied as Regerds our Lands or the Leand that whe Expect To Get

I Should Take it as a Grate favour if you wood Leat Me Know whan the Comisionar Padilla Should arive in St antone I and Some of the nabours will Go and Se him if poseble i wood do anay thing in My power to forward the Buisness or Expodit the Saim So that the inhabitants May be Satisfied i think it wood Make a grate difrens in this Saction of Contra

I wish To Com out To Se you in 2 or 3 weks if poseble

George Orr

Pleais To Give My Complimants To Mr Samual M Williams