Sarah: Freedom Suit, Loudoun County (Part 2 of 6)
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In Obedience to an order of the Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for the County of made on the 24th day of September 1834 in the case of Negroes Sarah &C vs Thomazin Ellzeys Admr. on the 1st day of January following I took possession of the Slaves in the bill and proceedings mentioned which consisted of three boys namely Bill Albert & John one woman named Grace with 5 small children one small girl named Betty an old woman named Sarah & small child the three boys I hired out and record the hires as the account here to added will shew. The women & children I could not find any person that would take them for their victuals & clothes therefor I contracted for them support for the price charged in the account here to annexed. The present year Bill is hired to S S Stone for .....65.00 John to H Rogers for . . . 40.00 Albert to John Conner for . . . 40.00 & the two old women & their Eight children/ Mr Laceys takes without hire or charge