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[perpendicular on left page] Affidavit of Nathl Nelson Thos Whiting & Wm G Wiatt Bi-6

[right page] I Isaac Brocke sergeant in Capn. Richd Jones's company do hereby certify that being ordered to remove the soldiers baggage from Glos'ter court house to Capn Sinclair's on Severn river, in loading the cart the horse took fright ran off and caught Mr Dixons man Ben between the body of the cart and the wheel which threw him down and the wheel ran over his leg and snapt it in two. The said Ben was employd as driver to the baggage cart. This accident took place on the [1st?] day of April last. Given under my hand this thirteenth of Decr 1813. Isaac Brocke I do hereby certify that I was present when Mr Dixons man Ben had his leg broke and that he was employed as above stated Thos. T Tabb I was present when the above resident hapend and that the above named servant was imploed [employed] as above Saml. Pointer Bi-7