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Nancy : Commonwealth Cause, Richmond City

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(CERTIFICATE FOR FELONY NOT BAILED.) CITY OF RICHMOND, to wit: To the Clerk of the Hustings Court of said City. I, Richard D. Sanxay J.P. of the said City, do hereby certify, that I have this day committed Nancy a slave the property of Racheal Burriss to the jail of the said City, that he may be tried by the Hustings Court of the said City for a felony by her committed, in this, that on the 26th day of August in the year 1863, at the City of Richmond, and within the jurisdiction of the Hustings Court, of the said City, she did feloniously, take, steal and carry away one bonnet of the value of five dollars, one vest of the value of ten dollars, three table covers of the value of two dollars each, three wool hats of the value of five dollars each one linen coat of the value of five dollars one pair pants of the value of twenty dollars and one calico dress of the value of twenty five dollars of the goods and chattles of Joseph M. Skinner

Given under my hand, this 27 day of August in the year 1863. Richd. D. Sanxay J.P.