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Esther : Deed of Manumission, Accomack County

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Elliott to Esther } Deed of Manumission Recorded & Examd.

At a Court held in Accomack County June 28th 1798 This Deed of Manumission from William Elliott to Negro Esther was acknowledged by the said William as his Act and Deed and Ordered to be recorded[.] Teste Litt: Savage Clk