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Ruth: Freedom Suit, Montgomery County (Part 1 of 5)

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Ruth et al v Sallust: Be it remembered that upon the trial of this Cause, the Plaintiffs to support the issue on their part, read to the Jury the deposition of Elizabeth Gray in the words and figures following, Virginia Pittsylvania County to wit, &c and the depositions of Shadrack Corder & Nancy his wife in the words & figures following to wit. Shadrack Corder &c and the deposition of the said Elizabeth Gray in the words & figures following to wit; In obedience &c also the deposition of the said Shadrack Corder in the words & figures following to wit; In obedience &c also the deposition of Judy Loury in the words & figures following to wit; State of North Carolina Anson County &c taken on the 15th day of June 1820. Also the deposition of Judith Boggan taken at same time in the words & figures following to wit. Judith Boggan aged &c also the deposition of William Mendenhall taken on the 15th day of June 1819 in the words & figures following State of North Carolina Anson County, Pursuant &c. also the deposition of said Judy Loury taken at same time in the words & figures following to wit "Judith Loury the second &c also the deposition of Elizabeth Loury taken at same time, in the words & figures following to wit: "Mrs Elizabeth Loury &c also the deposition of the said Judith Boggan taken at same time in the words & figures following, to wit The following &c