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Susannah: Deed of Emancipation, Lancaster County

Know all men by these presents that I John Degges of Lancaster County the State of Virginia for {illegible} good {illegible}, me here into moving do by this instrument Immancipate {illegible} and Free my Negro woman Susannah about 45 years of age and after the execution of this document do Renounce all Claim and Services from, and Rights of Property in {illegible}, from me, my heirs, Executors & Administrators Forever.

Signed and Sealed with my own hand this 15. Day February 1790 {signature with seal affixed} John Degges