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Know all men by these presents that I Jordan Stewart have made, ordained, constituted and appointed and by these presents do make, ordain, constitute and appoint James Drew of Mecklenburg County Va. my true and Lawful attorney for me and in my name, but to my use, to ask, demand sue for, recover and receive all and every such Legacy as is now due and owing to me, from the estate of Doct. Thomas Stuart decd, in the County of Dinwiddie and State of Va. and upon the payment of the said legacy, or any part thereof, for me and in my name to give acquittances and discharges for the same; and the monies so by him received immediately thereupon to pay over to me or my representatives or to my order; and further to do and execute all and every other lawful act and acts needful for recovering receiving and obtaining of the said legacy, as fully and effectually, to all intents and purposes, as if I were personally present; hereby ratifying and confirming whatsoever my said attorney shall lawfully do, or cause to be done, in or about the premises — In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this 5th day of January 1829 Jordan Stewart Seal

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