John : Commonwealth Cause, Richmond City
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It is ordered to be certified to the Auditor of public accounts of Virginia that the Henry Smith who was named in the order heretofore made by this court on the 11th day of January 1864 as the owner of slave John convicted of Burglary and ordered to be transported is the son of Mrs Elizabeth L. Smith and that his name is Henry C. Smith and that the value of the said slave is to be paid to the said Henry C. Smith or to his assignee