Know all men by these presents, that we John Benson and John S. [Bilisoly?] are held and firmly bound unto the commonwealth of Virginia in the just and full sum of two hundred and seventy dollars, for the true payment of which we bind ourselves jointly and severally, our joint and several heirs, executors and administrators firmly by these presents. Sealed with our seals. Dated this 27th day of May in the year 1850.