From the margin: No 48. cop'd Renewed 16th July 1827. F. T. Stribling DC
Augusta County Court Clerk's office to wit: Registered in this office, Edmund Man (son of Charity Mann) a free person of colour, now about Twenty Nine years of age, dark complexion, a scar on the forehead, breast & right leg, five feet eight inches high, and formerly bound as an apprentice to William Terry & William Fortune; as affixed by the certificate of John Hunter Clerk of [Louisa?] County Court, bearing date the 19th June 1816. Given under my hand with the seal of this County Court of fixed this 4th day of August 1823. Signed Vincent Tapp. D Cof C.
No. 49. cop. Renewed the 9th day of June 1827. F. T. Stribling?
Augusta County Court Clerks' office to wit:
Registered in the office, Pleasant Cooper of yellow complexion, about Thirty Two years of age, five feet two inches 7/8 high, a Blacksmith by Trade, and was born free, as appears by satisfactory evidence, before the Court. Given under my hand with the seal of the Court affixed, this 27th day of August 1823. Signed Vincent Tapp, D C of C.
No. 50. Renewed the 2nd Day of October 1828. for ? Black who intends leaving the ? ?.
Augusta County Court Clerks' Office, to wit:
Registered in this office, Samuel Black (a free man of colour, now about Twenty Six years of age, five feet nine and a half inches high, slender made), has no scars or marks, a rather pleasant countenance, was free born, and served his apprenticeship with Col. George Huston of Rockingham. Given under my hand with the seal of the Court affixed, this 15th day of September 1823.