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Gatewood, Benjamin : Public Claim

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the provisions and limitations of the deed in the paper before mentioned, referred to, then this obligation to be void else to remain in full force and virtue. Benjamin Gatewood (seal) Mrs. Gatewood (seal)

The interlineation of the words upon the death of the said Hannah's on last page mean before signing &c.

Caroline County Sct: This day William Gatewood - the security to the above bond, made oath before me a justice of the peace for said County that his estate after the payment of all his just debts is worth five hundred dollars, the penalty of said bond. Witness my hand this 7th day of June 1834. Wm. A. Moncure, J. P.