OVER 129 Examination of Peter Harrison August 17, 1809

Examination of Peter Harrison
Dutchess County fs. The examination of Peter
Harrison taken upon Oath before us the 17th
Augt. 1809 – says he was the slave of Chillingsworth
Foster, in the town of Pawling, deceased __ says his
master set him free about 3 years ago. he paid
him seventy Dollars for his time. Foster sold him
to Micajah Barnum of Goshen, State of Connecticut
who was his last master ___ he came to Poughkeepsie town about eight weeks ago.

Sworn before us the
17th Augt. 1809 Peter + Harrison his mark

Peter R Maison
Wm Emott — } Justices

Ordered to depart from this town to morrow.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s