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Commonwealth of Virginia  
 
Commonwealth of Virginia  
 
Pittsylvania County
 
Pittsylvania County
The Inquisition taken before one of the Justices of the County aforesaid
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This Inquisition taken before one of the Justices of the County aforesaid  
We the Jury being first sworn as the Law Directs to inquire of the Death of a Certain Negro Slave nam'd Glasgow, which Negro Slave Orlander Smith his Master Lately bought of a Henry Michelburg, how and in what manner the said Negro Slave Came to his Death, We therefor suppose that the said Negro was, Murdered, by the said Orlander Smith, his Master agreeable to [assasinate?]  Given Under our Hands and seals this third day of March in the Year of our Lord and one thousand seven Hundred and Eighty Eight  Frances Wisdom (seal) Joseph [Ragus?] (seal)  [illegible} Harris (seal) Christopher Autchingson (seal)  Ambrose Corbin (seal) Robt Walton (seal) [illegible] Wise (seal)  Thos. B Burgess (seal) William Price (seal) Mark Shellon (seal)  Charles Harris (seal)  James [Langin?] (seal)  Wm Summing (seal)
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We the Jury being first sworn as the Law Directs to inquire of the Death of a Certain Negro Slave nam'd Glasgow, which Negro Slave Orlander Smith his Master Lately bought of a Henry Michelburg, how and in what manner the said Negro Slave Came to his Death, We therefor[e] suppose that the said Negro was, Murdered, by the said Orlander Smith, his Master agreeable to [assasinate?]  Given Under our Hands and seals this third day of March in the Year of our Lord and one thousand seven Hundred and Eighty Eight[.]  
The above was sworn before me Jno. Witson
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Francis Wisdom (seal)  
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Joseph Ragus (seal)   
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Samuel Harris (seal)  
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Christopher Autchingson (seal)   
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Ambrose Corbin (seal)  
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Robt Walton (seal)  
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[Boyelal?] Wise (seal)   
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Thos. B Burgess (seal)  
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William Price (seal)  
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Mark Shelton (seal)   
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Charles Harris (seal)   
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James [Langin?] (seal)   
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Wm Summers (seal)
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The above was sworn before me  
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Jno. Witson

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Commonwealth of Virginia Pittsylvania County This Inquisition taken before one of the Justices of the County aforesaid We the Jury being first sworn as the Law Directs to inquire of the Death of a Certain Negro Slave nam'd Glasgow, which Negro Slave Orlander Smith his Master Lately bought of a Henry Michelburg, how and in what manner the said Negro Slave Came to his Death, We therefor[e] suppose that the said Negro was, Murdered, by the said Orlander Smith, his Master agreeable to [assasinate?] Given Under our Hands and seals this third day of March in the Year of our Lord and one thousand seven Hundred and Eighty Eight[.] Francis Wisdom (seal) Joseph Ragus (seal) Samuel Harris (seal) Christopher Autchingson (seal) Ambrose Corbin (seal) Robt Walton (seal) [Boyelal?] Wise (seal) Thos. B Burgess (seal) William Price (seal) Mark Shelton (seal) Charles Harris (seal) James [Langin?] (seal) Wm Summers (seal) The above was sworn before me Jno. Witson