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Toby : Deed of Manumission, Accomack County

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I Thomas Cropper of Accomack County and State of Virginia do by these presents for diverse good causes to me moving and more especial[l]y for the consideration of the services heretofore rendered me by Negro Toby do by these presents liberate and set free from Slavery the sd. Negro Toby for myself my heirs &c [etc.] In Testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 2d day of June 1796[.] Teste Thomas Cropper (Seal)