OVER 072-73 Examination of John S Myers, respecting Sara Turner Jul 8 1808

Resolved that Peter Kipp be allowed
four dollars per month for her board +
nursing while she remains ill and
stays with him, and that the overseers
furnish such clothing as they may
think proper from time to time…

OVER 73…
Ordered that Japer McGidley, Philip Spickerman
and Sara Turner be summoned to attend our
next meeting – by one of the constables of
this town-

Examination of John S Myers, respecting Sara Turner
Dutchess County fs. – Theexamination of JOhn
S Myers taken upon oath before us the
8th July 1808. respecting Sara Turner, says
that she has returned from her transportation
and has come to inhabit again in the town
of Poughkeepsie, and brought with her an infant
child, and that it is generally be-
-lieved that she frequents a house where a
child has the small pox in the natural way
that many of the citizens are seriously
apprehensive that she will be the means
of spreading the infectious disorder in the
part of the county if she be not immediately
retransported   John S Myers
Sworn before us
the 8th July 1808
Peter R Maison
Wm Emott}

 

 

 

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