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Louisa County Free Black Register Book 1, No 202 & 203A

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Title

Louisa County Free Black Register Book 1, No 202 & 203A

Description

N.o 202
Virginia-In Louisa County Court Clerks Office November 16.th 1836
Celia the daughter of Celia (the said Celia the mother was emancipated by Betty Duke, and the said Celia the daughter was born free) this day made application in the said office to be registered according to law. It is therefore certified to all whom it may concern that the said Celia is a woman of light complexion about five feet three or four inches high supposed to be about thirty or thirty one years old has a small scar in the eyebrow of the left eye, no other apparent scar or mark deemed worthy of notice.
In Louisa County Court November the 16.th 1836
The foregoing Register was this day compared by the Court with the said Celia and ordered to be certified to be correctly made. In testimony where of I John Hunter Clerk of said Court have hereto put my hand and affixed the Public seal of said Court the date above. (Sig.) John Hunter Clk
Attest
(Sig.) E. Pendleton
a Justice of the peace of Louisa County


N.o 203
Virginia
In Louisa County Court Clerks Office, December the 6.th 1836
Peter Patterson sometimes called Peter Burbage (Son of Hannah Patterson sometimes called Hannah Burbage) who was born free, this day made application in the said office to be registered according to law, It is therefore certified to all whom it may concern, that the said Peter is a mulatto man about six feet one inch high, about Thirty five years of age, has a scar at the outer corner of the left eye, a small scar at the inner corner of the left eye brow, a scar on the chin, a small scar over the right eye newly made Which ay not endure, no other apparent mark or scar deemed worthy of notice

Publisher

Louisa County Historical Society

Date

1836

Identifier

LCBB_202_203A