runaway slave, 1776 - Hoops
... ' - Louisa, iWflrcri 18, 1776. UN away from the fubferiber on the 16th mMtlMarch) a likety negro felloe named JACOB, who is about 5 ci 5 ur w luetics ycaia uiu, - . tt 1 11 1, I iquarc ana wen maae, is very oiacK, ana - has a down look ; had on, and took with him, a coarfe blue cloth great coat, a fine "Jbrown mixf coloured broadcloth body coat, aouoic - oreauea icanei cioui wain - coai, a pair or very, guuu ouckikui Drcecnes, Knit yarn uocKings, very good juaiouu uiucs, mm auu itwai uuus ui i i I r wuilc auu urovvu liucii, tuiu luuic muiicv He .was born in bred afar - .' Fr .n Tt A a 7 J. . utwjw"i(jtf uiaivci uiiu. iu - convcrfation frequently ufes the' words "moreover and likewif and as he can read f " '"""y"' marie, at vrunge; a m any o.mer couniy 1 ..rt. i Vl. 1X... I t f iL.n .1. . , V m . colonv lol. ;ud bv ' 7' mvm imnnc DAVID HOOPS, - - '