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I Geo: Schafer make the following report of myself to the County Court of Henrico that is to say, I report that I was born in Rottenburgh, Dutchess of Hesse, Germany, on the 11th day of March 1803, being now in my thirty eighth year, that I am a subject of the Elector of Hesse. owing allegiance to him and none others, that I migrated from Germany to the United States on the 5th day of May 1836, and that I arrived in the City of Richmond on the 20th July 1836, and that I intended to settle myself in the County of Henrico, in the State of Virginia, one of the United States of America. Given under my hand 7th day of May 1840.

George Schafer