Watson, William : Public Claim
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This is to certify that in the year 1781or 1782 there was a Negroe by the name of Tom (as he call'd himself) executed at Scottsville by a warrant obtained after sentence was past by our Court & if I remember right he was appraised to eighty five Pounds. he was as he said the property of Wm. Watson of Albermarle Majr Ab. Crump Scottsville Benja Mosby March 2d 87