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Agreement between Sophia Keller and John Baldwin.

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the said Baldwin is to be at all expense of keeping up the farm and all cost attached to it - and the Said Baldwin is to have the liberty of Reaping and securing and living off any crop which may be growing at the time of her death and Said Baldwin is to do her necessary milling and to Farm the Land to the advantage of all concerned and to keep it in good repair - and not to sow less than one bushel of Clover Seed each year - In witness whereof we have hereunto Set our hand & Seals the day and Year written. Sophia her X Mark Keller John his X Mark Baldwin In Witness Washington Swoope, Samuel Keller, David Moyers