Ale Burns freedom papers

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Ale Burns freedom papers - DAYS "OF SLAVKUV. Persrstle Pay Brings tp...
DAYS "OF SLAVKUV. Persrstle Pay Brings tp fapleateal emorle Bad Ale I Bill l f Ramaa Briars, With Doralia raerele om many remialarensee ot Ike eaaeee Mat lead kp to lb civil war. Te Ih e.4 cred poopl Mpecially tbe dar te oae of rsrerewiw-asd rsrerewiw-asd rsrerewiw-asd rsapet Wkealhey wltaeaa the eaereiar it recalla to their mines the dare ol elarery aad they fally realise that tbe keroea wh. ee greree wercalrewa with InweraTkerv day laid dowa their Uvea la order thai the colored ns might be tree and enjoy equal prlrllrgee with other Bat- Bat- Ire euro Amerlcaa eltlaeaa Aaroa White, a wall known colored maa of aprlngneld. while diteuteiag the anbjeet yetterdar, drew froia kit pocket a dovsmeat which he priae very highly. It wee th bit of paper which gave hi father liberty over Cfty year age. Ilia father'a earns was Alexaader llurae and. he percussed bia ewa liberty from the heir ot aa ec lats of which be waea part of the goods and chattels Tbe doeumeat ta aomewhat wore with ege, yet It caa be diatlnctly read. II read at follow: Slat of Arkaneaa, I County of Carroll. I Know all men by thate preesata, that we, Joka Trotter, Ilobert Trotter, Jamea Trotter and Abaer W. Waeeoa, all of the above county end state aforesaid, and legal heirs of the estate of David IX Trotter, deceased, bare thie day Bold to Alexander Burns a yellow maa tiara of said estate, and of the aame county aad etate above wrlttea. all our right, title and Interval Interval to the eald Alexander Burns for the eonaidaratioa of g-M g-M g-M to each of ut In hand paid, the receipt ot which la hereby hereby acknowledged. For which eontid eralioa we, the aaid John Trotter, Robert Trotter, Jamea Trotter and Abner W. Waaaoo, do grant bim the aaid A. Bursa, all the prlrllrgee of a free colored person, a If th aaid Burn had been bora free et or afur the death ot hi mifreta, Elizabeth Trotter. Uira under onr hand and oral thi February , IMS.. jAWta Trottib, KonmT Tbotteb, Jon Thottv a, K. W. Attest: Kin witnc.

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  1. The Springfield News-Leader,
  2. 01 Jun 1895, Sat,
  3. Page 4

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