Jack, etc., Trustee of v. Vass, Exr. of Philip E.: Chancery Cause, Halifax County (Part 1 of 2)
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Young trustee vs Vass's Exer } Decree This cause came on this day to be further heard on the papers formerly read and on the report of Comm'r Green made in pursuance of the order of May Term 1855, and was assigned by Counsel: On consideration whereof the Court doth adjudge order and decree that the defendants James Medley and Charles A. Ballow Executors of Isaac Medley dec'd do out of the assets of their testator in their hands to be administered, pay to the plaintiff James Young the sum of Two thousand dollars, with interest, thereon, from the 1st day of October 1833, until paid. And it appearing from Comm'r Green's report that the slaves emancipated by the will of Philip Vass dec'd now living namely Jacob, Patsy, Merewether and Matilda elect to remove to some free State, and the said Comm'r having reported that the said Matilda has three children to wit: Mary, Harriet-Matilda, and Peter, born since the death of the said Philip Vass and now infants, and that it would be to their interest to go with their mother, the said Matilda the Court doth further adjudge order and devise that the said James Young do out of Seventeen Hundred dollars part of the two Thousand dollars above decreed