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Shelton, Admx. of Abner C., etc. v. Royall, Francis L., etc.: Chancery Cause, Halifax County (Part 1 of 6)

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against the Estate of Abner C Shelton for Sixty Nine Dollars and Thirty two Cents was receipted by Gabriel Shelton he believes that the signature to the Receipt is Gabriel B Sheltons hand writing the above named Receipt is date 7th Feby 1836. Question by the Plaintiffs. In what way was that account of Six Dollars against the Estate of Abner C Shelton which you sealed on 13th day of February 1837 with Francis L Royall paid. Answer I don't know how it was paid And further this deponent saith not. Bird Shelton The foregoing deposition was sworn to and subscribed before me at the time and place in the Caption mentioned Wm. M. Cabaniss J P. So much of the within deposition, as is composed of what the deponent heard, is objected to. Green, Terry & Tedway for Complt. Excepted to as not taken in the cause T.J.G. 6 Sep 47 deft Royall ads Bennett & wife } Depo Bird Shelton