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The Commonwealth of Virginia, to the Sheriff of Accomack County, Greeting; We command you that you summon Hannah Wise free negro to appear before the Justices of [om?] County Court of Accomack at the Court House on the last Monday in March must to show cause if any he can why an Information an information should not be filed against him in our Court on a Presentment of the Grand Jury for remaining in this Commonwealth more than twelve months after his right to right to freedom accrued he having been emancipated since the first day of May Eighteen Hundred and Six Witness Thomas R. Joynes Clerk of our said Court at his Office the 20th day of February Eighteen Hundred and Thirty Two and in the 156th year of the Commonwealth Tho R Joynes C.C.