236 October Count 1753 Venus a negro girl belonging to George harding adjudged to be twelve years old. Lewis a negro boy belonging to William Horton adjudged to be twelve years old. Milly a negro girl belonging to John Horton adjudged to be thirteen years old. John Stuart Gent made oath to an account against servant Isabell Moore for twenty six days runaway time & two pounds one shilling & eight pence expended in taking her up ordered that she serve for the [fame?] according to law the lash to be discharged in [tobacco?] at 13/. [illegible] William Stuart Clerk is appointed guardian to Dane & Segismond Massey, orphans of Segismond Massey decd. & entered into bond with John Stuart his security. Isabell Moore servant to John Stuart gent. confessed in court that she had five years to serve the seventeenth day of July 1752 which on motion of the J. Stuart is ordered to be certified. John Hooe, Lawrence Washington & John Washington Gent are desired to [illegible] to Horatio Dade & Mary his wife late [widow?] of Segismond Massey decd their part of the Massey's Estate.