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the Judges of said Court has allowed the prayer of said petitioner, upon the said Joseph Saville paying into said Court Four Hundred Dollars, one half of the estimated value of the said Mary Elizabeth, and entering into bond in the penalty of Five Hundred Dollars and conditioned as provided for in said Act of Assembly. Now if the said Mary Elizabeth shall not become chargeable to any county or corporation in the said Commonwealth, then the above obligation shall be void, otherwise it shall remain in full force. Joseph Saville seal J Johnston seal It is considered by the Court, that the property in said Mary Elizabeth as a slave shall rest in said Joseph Saville, and that the rights and liabilities of said Joseph Saville and the condition of said Mary Elizabeth, shall in all respects be the same as though the said Mary Elizabeth had been born a slave. A copy Teste Joseph G. Steele clk