Making History: Transcribe is made possible in part by federal funding provided through the Library Services and Technology Act program administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

MacPherson, Christopher: Petition, Richmond City

image 16 of 105

Zoom in to read each word clearly.
Some images may have writing in several directions. To rotate an image, hold down shift-Alt and use your mouse to spin the image so it is readable.

This transcription is complete!

At a Court continued and held for Henrico County on Tuesday the third of July 1792. This Deed of emancipation was proved by the Oaths of William Pasteur, William Vannerson and Lew: Jones the witnesses thereto and ordered to be Recorded. Teste Adam Craig C.C. A true Copy Teste Adam Craig C.C.

Ross to McPherson } Deed of Emancipation A Copy