I Joseph S. Carson deputy for Jacob Heironimus Sheriff of Frederick County in the Commonwealth of Virginia do hereby certify that on Friday the 28 of December 1838 Benjamin Pullir a negro man salve the property of Benj. Lillard of Rappahannock County in the sate aforesaid; was executed pursuant to the sentence of death [paped?] upon him by a court of oyer and terminer of the County of Frederick held on the 19 November 1838. Given under my hand the 7 day of January 1839. J S Carson D for J Heironimus, Shff.
Virginia I Thomas Allen Tidball clerk of the County Court for the County of Frederick, do hereby certify that negro, Benjamin Puller a slave the property of Benjamin Lillard of Rappahannock County, who was on the 19th day of November 1838, condemned by the said Court to be hung for the murder of William [Brant?} was valued by the Court at six hundred and fifty dollars. Given under my hand 7th Day of January 1839. J.