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Poll Book opened in the 5th Magisterial District of Essex County, Va. [

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List of Colored Voters D Diggs, Benjamin 47 Davis, John 48 Dandridge, John 49 Delover, George 50 E Edwards, Erastus 51 Epps, Andrew 52 Evans, Thomas 53 F Fox, Murry 54 Foost, Thomas 55 Fox, Robert 56 Furgussin, William 57 Faggs, Henry 58 French, Benjamin 59 Fauntleroy, Lawrence 60 Fauntleroy, George 61 G Griffin, Hezekiah 62 Gaines, Carter 63 Gardner, Baylor 64 Golden, William 65 Galley, Griffin 66 Gwathney, Robert 67 [Gwin?], Albert 68 Gardner, Elijah 69 Garrett, Peter 70 Gardner, Moses 71 Gardner, Howard 72 Grimes, Morris 73 Gaines, Lawson 74 Grimes, Henry 75 Goin, Lewis 76 Garnett, Henry 77 Garnett, Jesse 78 Grasham, Zachary 79 Garnett, Henry 80 Gaines, Thomas 81