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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, County of Alexandria. fc. The United States of America, to George [Gilfer], forced _ and _ Gentlemen, of the faid county of Alexandria. Greetings: Whereas David Stuart and Eleanor his wife, by their certain indenture of [Helena] bearing the date the eighteenth day of August one thousand eight hundred and two have fold and conveyed unto George Washington...

In the said county of Alexandria, and whereas the said Eleanor cannot conveniently travel to our circuit court of the district of Columbia for the country of Alexandria, to make acknowledgment of the said conveyance, therefore we do give unto you, or any two or more of you, power to receive the acknowledgment which the said Eleanor shall be willing to make before you of the conveyance aforesaid, contained in the said indenture, which is hereunto annexed, and we do therefore desire you, or any two or more of you, personally to go to the said Eleanor