Phillis: Freedom Suit, Montgomery County (Part 16 of 20)
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Virginia Montgomery County to wit This day James Holly personally appeared before me & made oath that the reason why he did not attend the Sup'or. Court of Rockbridge at its Last spring term as a witness in the case Unis & others paupers vs. Charltons & others was that he health was such as not to allow his travelling, that distance He farther states that his health is now to feeble to permit his attendance If his health had been sufficiently good to permit him to go Last spring he would have gone & he would go now if he was able September 2 1850 James Holly X his mark Sworn to & subscribed before me a Justice of the peace this 2nd day of Sept'er 1850 Wm Wade JP