Bill of sale between William Porter and Nicholas Boyd
Bill of sale between William Porter of Little Britain Twp. and Nicholas Boyd of Drumore Twp. for the sale of a person of color named Abraham, a mare, and household items. Signatures of William Porter, Andrew Roat, Philip Gloninger, and William Bausman. Recorded and signed by George Ross, Recorder of Deeds. 10 November 1800.
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MG-240, Series 2
MG-240, Series 2, Folder 7, Item 2
Transferred from Document Collection, Case 1 and cataloged June 2007. Added to database on 24 January 2022.
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