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Barbara: Freedom Suit, Isle Of Wight County (Part 1 of 4)

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Barbara & als, v. Delk &als.} Chy. paps. 1854 Second [illegible] bill filed & sent to [pl'f?] Acts. leave to file ans. [illegible] filed & rept. 185[5?] Apl. Depos. filed May - Decree A. B. pg. 49. Acts. final decree. p. 58. STATE OF VIRGINIA, COUNTY OF } SS. I, Clerk of County Court of said County, and State of Virginia, do certify that before whom the within declaration, affidavit, and power of attorney were made and executed, and whose genuine signature appears to the same, was at the time of so doing, a Justice of the Peace, in and for the County aforesaid, duly commissioned and qualified. In testimony whereof, I have hereunto signed my name and affixed the seal of my said County Court, this day of , 18 .