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London : Deed of Manumission, Accomack County

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Know all men by these presents that I Archibald Garritson of Accomack County, do hereby set free from bondage by negro Man slave named London, and do for myself, my heirs, executors, and administrators, release unto the said London all my right and all claim whatsoever to his person or to any estate he may hereafter acquire; hereby declaring the said London absolutely free without any interception from me, or any person claiming under me. In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the 28th day of September. One thousand seven hundred & ninety. Archabel Garritson (Seal)