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Bob: Freedom Suit, Powhatan County

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forever discharged from the Custody & Service of the deft Ro H Mayo I Jno W Nash one of the Judges of the General Court do hereby Certify that the foregoing Proceedings were had before me on a Habeas Corpus & that I rendered the Judgment therein set out. Given under my hand & seal this 4 March 1852[.] Jno W Nash (seal) To Wm S Dance Clk of Powhatan circuit court } You will record the foregoing Proceedings on Habeas Corpus in the Case of Bob vs Ro H Mayo in the proper order Book of the Court according to Law. Jno. W. Nash.