Stratton, John : Public Claim
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In Chesterfield county court February 13th 1832. ~ Upon the trial of Tom a slave the property of John Stratton who was convicted and sentenced to be whiped and banished out of the limits of the United States, the court estimated the value of the said slave Tom at the price of four hundred and fifty dollars. Extract teste P. Poindexter, Clerk