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Burgess, John : Public Claim

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The auditor of Public Accounts or Treasurer of Virginia will please pay the within to John D. Watkins. Jeremiah Griggs

Order John Burgess to Auditor

Henry Executive Dept 23 Nov 1832 The within mentioned Slave George has been reprieved for sale & transportation. Wm H. Richardson S C