1751 Rifle stolen by indentured servant Philidelphia

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1751 Rifle stolen by indentured servant Philidelphia - KU11 away, cn the 12th uit. trom William...
KU11 away, cn the 12th uit. trom William Oaktord, at the I head of Alloway's Creek, Salem county, a fervant man, named Jofeph Steell, an Englifhman, about 2S years of age, of middle ftature, and black curfd hair : Had on when he went a-way, a-way, a-way, jand took with him, three coats, one grey, the other two blue, and three jackets, two blue, the other of a light colour, leather jacket, leather breeches, two pair of trowfers, thread and worfted ftockings, calf-fkin calf-fkin calf-fkin fhoes, two hats, one caftor, the other felt. He took with him a Negroe lad, named Caefar, about 18 years of age: ! Had oh when he went away, a coat arid jacket, thick cloth, of a lead colour, leather breeches, and fhort trowfers, thread ftockings, ftockings, and half-worn half-worn half-worn fhoes j two fhirts, one white, the other brown, and two felt hats : They took with them a rifle, barrel gun, and a large new bag. Whoever takes up and fecures faid fervants, fo as their mafter may have them again, fhall have Ten Pounds reward, or Five Pounds for the white man, and Five Pounds for the Negroe, Negroe, and reafonable charges, paidby William Oakford. N. B. The Negre can fpeak good Dutch. . All matters of vef-fels vef-fels vef-fels are forbid to carry them off at their peril. k'. ! TO BE SOLD, 7

Clipped from The Pennsylvania Gazette15 Aug 1751, SunPage 4

The Pennsylvania Gazette (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)15 Aug 1751, SunPage 4
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