Jobe : Deed of Manumission, Accomack County
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I James Smith of Acomack County and Comonwealth of Virginia for Divers Causes me moveing thereto Doe by these presance manumit Emancipate and forever Set free from Slavoury my negro man Jobe aged about twenty Eight years in testimony hereof I to these presants my hand have Set and Seal affixed this twenty Sixty Day of August in the year of our Lord Seventeen hundred and Eighty Eight[.] James Smith (Seal) in presance of Daniel Mifflin[,] Elisabeth Mifflin[,] Levin Bell