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Millan, Abraham: Petition, Prince William County

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Prince William County Court Novemr 3d 1823. Abraham Millan presented to the Court an account against the Commonwealth for Seventy eight dollars and thirty five cents which is allowed & ordered to be Certified to the Auditor of Public accounts for payment. A Copy Teste P. D. Dawe [C of C?]

The Commonwealth of Virginia To A. Millan Jailor of Prince William Country Dr. 1822 July 1st To committing negro Tom Winsler as a runaway .50 " 412 days board for ditto @ 1/6 103.00 1823 Augt 15th releasing do [ditto] .50 [Total] $104.00 By cash rec'd of the Sheriff being the nett proceeds of sale of sd Runaway 25.65 [Balance] $78.35 A. Millan Jailor A Copy Tests P. D. Dawe [illegible] Had the proceeds of the Sale of Tom Winsler the Runaway mentioned in the above account been sufficient to have covered the expense of Keeping him in Jail, the same would have been allowed. J. E. Meetham