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Affidavits taken at the house of Maj'r Daniel Sheffey at the lead mines in the county of Wythe to be read as evidence in an injunction depending in the county court of Grayson in which Frederick Idle is Compt & P. Gaines Deft. Polly Barker a witness of deft. being first sworn saith Did you ever hear Frederick Idle say he had been summoned as a witness on my behalf of Idle Gains in the suit Hagar against sd Gains for freedom to appear at grayson may court last P. A. I do not recollect, I ever heard him say any thing about it. Q. Did you see F. Idle on wednesday after May court or the court at which the suit was expected to come on between P. Gaines and Hager P. A. They said it was was to come on at May court I do not recollect of seeing him. Q. How far did you live from the house at which F. Idle lived at that time As. I suppose it is near 3 miles