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Martin: Freedom Suit, Bedford County

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Martin et al

Petition.

I am of opinion from the information I have received that the above petitioners are entitled to their freedom David R. Edley May 23rd 1826.

Assigned by this Court to prosecute their said suit in forma pauperis &c and that such relief & proceedings be heard in the premises as by the laws of the land your petitioners are entitled to etc. and as in duty bound they will pray etc.

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