Mary : Deed of Manumission, Accomack County
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Know all men by these presents that I Beanjamon Floyd of the County of Accomack and state of Virginia for good causes and considerations me hearunto moveing and by virtue of an Act of the General Assembly of Virginia passed in the Year of our Lord 1782 entitled an act to orethorize [authorize] the manumission of slaves do emancipate and set absolutely free the following negro slaves to wit One negro woman slave Mary & Comfort to be entirely free and at thear [their] Own Libearty [Liberty] on the first day of February 1790 and A boy Cold [called] Calab to be free at the end of his Twenty fifth year of Age it being November in the year of Our Lord 1790 and negro Frank to be free and at his Own liberty in Apreal [April] 1797 & negro Gal Ador to Go as Above meansoned [mentioned] in March in the year of 1799 & one boy Cold [called] Abeal to be free and at his Own liberty in September 19th 1801 and one boy Jacob to be free and at his Own liberty in Apreal 1802 and one boy Cold [called] Robin to be free and at his Liberty in November 20th 1807 and one boy Peter to be free and at his own Liberty in May 1808 and one negro Garl [girl] Jude to be free and at her own liberty in July 1809 and one boy [Exor?] to be free and at his own Liberty in March 1810 as by said act of assembly is directed and I do hearby warrent