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This Indenture made this Eighth Day of September in the year 1804 Between Elijah Strother of the one parts, and Daniel Gray - of the other part Witnesseth, that whereas the said Elijah Strother is justly indebted to Elizabeth Strother - in the Sum of one thousand Dollars $1,000, which he is willing more effectually to secure & assure to the said Elizabeth Strother - now to that End, Intent & purpose, & for and in Consideration of the Sum of one Dollar to him in Hand paid, by the said Daniel Gray at & before the Sealing & Delivery of these Presents, the Receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge, hath granted, bargained, sold, and delivered, & by these Presents doth grant, bargain, Sell, and deliver, to the said Daniel Gray his Heirs & assigns the following Negroe Slave & property (to wit) one negro Man Moses, one Shott Gun, two Trunks & all my clothes &c & - - - - to have & to hold the same to him the said Daniel Gray his Heirs & assigns forever. Upon Trust & in Special Confidence nevertheless that in Casse the said Elijah Strother