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

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2 Barbara for herself & children &als.vs:Jeremiah Delk exor. of Dawson Warren &als. } Bill. July rules 1850 Bill & filed & decree [illegible] Augst. rules 1850 Bill taken for confessed & cause set for hearing. Octo. Term 1850 Leave given to def. to file ans. [illegible] filed &c [illegible] to Pltfs. to ansd. bill in 90 days & cause [acct?] to rules p. 260. March rules 1851 ansd. bill filed by counsel Spa to ansd. N. P. Young ap'd gd'n ad litum to the infants Delks. Apl. rules 1851. ans. of [illegible] bill taken for [illegible] as to all adults except Lewis & set for [hearing?] May 1851 Con't. Octo. Term 1851 Decree. O. B. p.272 May 1852. Decree. O. B. p. 285.