Barbara: Freedom Suit, Scott County (Part 2 of 2)
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extract from the order of Court It is further Ordered that the said Sheriff do place the said Barbary and her said Children in the possion of the said Andrew McHenry, untill the defts that are in the County, or some of them, give bond with good security in the sum of twelve hundred dollars, to have the said Barbary & her said children Siney & Wesley forthcoming to abide the further order of this Court, made in this cause, and that the same Barbary & her children shall not be removed out of the Jurisdiction of the Court, untill the death of the said Comfort Osborn, or untill the final decree of this County made in this cause. Teste John S Martin D.C.
Barbary a woman of Colour vs } A Spa In Chy Osborn et al. June 1823 Ex'd on John Dollihite Ex'd on John Osborn the rest of the deft is not found in my bailiwick Wm M Wood DS for H. Wood SSC