Eliza : Commonwealth Cause, Richmond City
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(CERTIFICATE FOR FELONY NOT BAILED) CITY OF RICHMOND, to wit: To the Clerk of the Hustings Court of said City. I, Joseph Mayo, Mayor of the said City, do hereby certify, that I have this day committed Eliza, Amanda & Sophia slaves to the jail of the said City, that they may be tried by the Hustings Court of the said City for a felony by them committed, in this, that on the 25th day of February in the year 1864, at the City of Richmond, and within the jurisdiction of the Hustings Court, of the said City, they did feloniously, take steal and carry away one piece of poplin of the value of fifty dollars & nine yards alapaca of the value of fifty dollars of the goods and chattles of Eleasar Goldsmith Given under my hand, this 29th day of February in the year 1864 Joseph Mayo Mayor.