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Copy of Presentments August Term 1840 Virginia, Accomack County [Sc?] We, the grand-jury for the said county , upon our oaths present. Bridget, Bob, Isaac, Major, Peter, Arthur & Fanny Fiddernard Negroes emancipated since the 1st day of May 1806, for remaining within this County & this Commonwealth more than twelve months after their right to freedom accrued. The said Bridget, Bob & Issac, being emancipated by William D Cropper, & the said Major, Peter, Arthur & Franny, by Joseph Fiddernard. Upon the information of John D Field & Oliver Logan Cause of the [measure?] called on by the courts. A True Copy Teste James Walker J J Ailworth Dy for Tho R Joynes CAC