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Alfred: Freedom Suit, Prince Edward County (Part 3 of 7)

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or readily collected and it is to be observed that I mean by Bishops Wm Francis Ashbery Cocke & Watcall as they have a more copious what manner of expending with the money for the Glory of God. Witness my hand & seal they day & year above written. Jordan Anderson Sr. Thos. Cavender At a court held for Chesterfield County the 9th day December 1815. The last will and testament of Jordan Anderson Sr. was proved by the oath of Peter Rowlett & Thos. Cavender subscribing witnesses & the codicil annexed was proved by the oath of Thos. Cavender a subscribing witness and ordered to be recorded.Teste Thos. Watkins, Clk. A Copy Teste Silas Cheatham, C. Copied from a Copy SSW