Hungerford, John Pratt: Petition, Westmoreland County
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That he was a very valuable Slave and he believes had he have been [cond*d] the Court would have [rented?] him at 100 pounds at least he being not moor than 25 years of age & a very well made likely fellow. Your Petitioner humbly hopes that as the said Negro got the means of his death in Gaol whilst he was under prosecution for the felony aforesaid your honors will take the matter under your most verious [various] consideration and make him an Allowance for his said Slave adequate to his value and he will ever pray &c
The Petition of John Prat Hungerford 16th November [1787?] Rejected Westmore
Novr. 13 1785