The most humane, & indugent Master and Seemed to make it his duty to render their Situations as easy, & comfortable as possible, and very much averse to the Separation of families
Sworn to before me a Justice of the Peace 18 Augst. 1814
I was present when the within was taken by consent to be read as evidence in the the suit
Carrington & others
Isaac Coles Admr. & others
B. Hughes atto. for James Bruce Guardian for I. Bruce Jr.