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Tucker, Jesse v. Raines, Heartwell: Judgment, Brunswick County

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Question by the Plaintiff. Did the Administratrix seem to be distressed at the Selling of the Negro - Answer, a great deal

Question by the Defendant - Do you know that the Negro was a good Sawyer - Answer, I do not know it myself, but, he was called by the Neighbours a good Sawyer Branch Mitchell

Sussex Scit. The within Deposition sworn to before us the day & year before Written John Trizvant Pleasant Hunnicutt