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This Indenture MADE THE 20th day of December in the year of our Lord 1843 Between Jacob Rohr Sr. one of the Overseer's of the Poor of the 1st District in the County of Rockingham of the one part, and David Steele of the other part witnesseth, that the said Overseers of the Poor by virtue of an Order of the County aforesaid bearing date the November Court in the year 1838 has placed and bound and by these presents doth place and bind Polly Collins a free girl of colour of the age of 11 years in January last 1838 to be an apprentice with him the said David Steele and as an Apprentice with him the said David Steele to dwell from the date of these presents, until the said Polly Collins shall arrive, and come to the age of Eighteen years, according to the Act of the General Assembly in that case made and provided. For and during all which time and term the said Polly Collins shall the said David Steele well and faithfully serve in all such lawful Business as the said Polly Collins shall be put unto by her said Master according to the Power, Wit and Ability of the said Polly Collins and the said Polly Collins honestly and obediently in all things behave towards the said David Steele and honestly and orderly towards the rest of the Family of him the said David Steele and Said David Steele shall also find and allow unto the said Apprentice sufficient meat, drink, appearel, washing, lodging, and all other things needful or meet, for an Apprentice during the term aforesaid: and will moreover pay to the said Polly Collins the Sum of Twenty Dollars at the Expiration of the aforesaid Term. IN WITNESS whereof the Parties to these Presents have interchangeably set their Hands and Seals the Day and year above written. Jacob Rohr Sr. (Seal) David Steele (Seal) Signed, Sealed and Delivered in the Presence of }