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Robin: Chancery Cause, Fauquier County (Part 3 of 4)

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The parties interested in the decree of which the within is a copy, will take notice that on the 16th. day of November 1839, at ten o'clock in the morning of that day, at the late residence of William Hunton decd. I shall proceed to ascertain which of the slaves of the said William Hunton decd. are willing to accept, upon the terms stated in the will of the said William Hunton decd. the freedom thereby tendered to them, and also the probable age of each accepting his or her freedom. At which time and place they will attend. John Marr, Comr. of the Court.

We acknowledge this service of the foregoing notice Wm. G. Hunton Euphemia R. Hunton Chs. Hunton Edwin Hunton

[Middle Section of Page Vertically Aligned] Hunton vs } Robin & al. Notice to Charles Hunton, Edwin Hunton, Wm. G. Hunton, Uphemia R. Hunton