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Louisa County Free Black Register Book 1, No 209B, 210, & 211

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Title

Louisa County Free Black Register Book 1, No 209B, 210, & 211

Description

N.o 209
State of Virginia-Louisa County Court Clerk's Office October the 2.nd 1837-Tabitha a negro woman Emancipated by the last Will and Testament of Monsieur N. Goodwin dec.d 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 Tabitha is about fifty years of age, about five feet and a half inch high, black complexion, regular features, has a small scar on the right side of the forehead a small scar where the little finger joins the left hand, and another small one on the right forefinger, which may not endure, no other apparent mark or scar deemed worthy of notice


N.o 210
State of Virginia-Louisa County Court Clerks Office, October the 2.nd 1837-Nelly a negro woman, daughter of Tabitha, who were Emancipated by the last Will and Testament of Monsieur N. Goodwin dec.d 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 Nelly is about fifteen years of age, about five feet one and a half inches high regular features, bright mulatto, has a bushy head of hair, no apparent scar or mark worthy of notice


N.o 211
State of Virginia. In Louisa County Court Clerk Office, October the 2.nd 1837-Nelsn a negro man son of Tabitha, who was Emancipated by the last Will and Testament of Monsieur N. Goodwin dec.d made application in the said to be registered according to law. It is therefore certified to all whom it may concern that the said Nelson is about twenty five years of age, about five feet nine and a half inches high, dark complexion, bushy head of hair, has a scar on the right jaw, several scars on the left leg occasioned by risings, no other apparent mark or scar deemed worthy of notice

Publisher

Louisa County Historical Society

Date

1837

Identifier

LCBB_209B_210_211