Reid, Andrew : Public Claim
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I John Houston Sheriff of Rockbridge County, do hereby Certify that the Execution of the within mentioned slave was performed, as within directed--Given under my hand & seal this 4th Day of April 1787 John Houston (LS)
18th April 1787 Andrew Reid 80.00 pounds Execution of a Negro
Commonwealth vs York, a slave, property of A. Reid } Copy Proceedings no doubt the negroe was hung but there must be produced a Cert of the Execution J P