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Halifax county to wit the affidavit of william thomas of lawfull age taken before me James Vaughn of the Justice of the peace for the county aforesaid & made oath that he has examined the Petition of Abraham Walters, and do know that a part and the remainder he believes to be true respecting the four slaves therein mentioned to wit David Cupid Bob, and Paul they were raised in the state of Virginia and he said Walters removed them out of the said state and removed to the same state of Virginia and that the negroes he brought back with him were the same he carried away- which are mentioned in his Petition William Thomas Sworn to before me one of the Justices of the peace for the county of Halifax 27th [nov?] 1809 James Vaughn