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Carrington, Paul; Selden, Miles; & Carrington, Joseph: Petition, Powhatan County

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I Joseph Mayo Sen'r of the County of Powhatan County do acknowledge that as Guardian to my infant sons Philip, George, John, Edward & Robert I have rec'd notice that the adm's of Joseph Mayo dec'd intend to Petition the next Gen[era]l Assembly for the emancipation of all the Negroe Slaves of which Joseph Mayo died possessed[.] Cert. 20. Sep. 1787 Joseph Mayo Wit[ness] P Carrington