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Halafax &c This day William Terill brought before me John Coleman a Justice of the peace for this County a Negro man slave named Peter who says he is a runaway and belongs to Mr Daniel Slaydon of PItsylvania County. the said William Terrel made oath that he took up the said runaway slave at a plantation belonging to Captain William Thomson where the said Terrel is overseer about Thirty Eight miles from the place where the said slave was taken up & the usual place of abode of the sd. Slave & about twelve miles from the Said plantation and the Goal [jail] of this County Given under my hand this 11th day of Jany 1793 for Taker up 0.10.0 for each mile 6d. John Coleman Nathl. Mannin