Affidavit of John T. Mitchell, 1808 March 26
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Hanover County to wit.
I do hereby certify that John Mittitchel hath
this day brought a Negro boy, [illegible,crossed out] Joseph
before me a Justice of the peace as a runaway
who says that he belongs to Francis Jordan
of Louisa : and the distance from the place
where the said Slave was apprehended and the
residence of the said Jordan is in my
opinion twenty five miles. Given under
my hand this 26th day of March 1808.
The price for apprehending
a Slave is one dollar & sixty seven
cents, & ten cents pr mile for carrying him
to Jno Mitchell for
Taking up boy Isaac
Run away from [illegible]
Forge : for 417 Cents.