Carrington, Paul; Selden, Miles; & Carrington, Joseph: Petition, Powhatan County
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Sep. 12. 1787 I hereby acknowledge I have received Notice from the administrators of Joseph Mayo dec'd as well on [acc't?] of my Infant son Daniel as myself. that they the s'd [said] adm'rs intend to petition the Next Assembly for Emancipation of all the Slaves belonging to the s'd [said] Joseph Mayo[']s Estate[.] William Mayo Wit [Witness] Benjamin Carrington 2 October 1787