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Agnes - was committed...

Possible slave Agnes. Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information


Was committed to the gaol of Washington County, in the state of Maryland, on the 11th instant, on suspicion of being a runaway, a negro women, who says she is free, that her name is Agnes, and that she is from Orange county, in the state of Virginia where she lived with a Mr. Kyles. She has on a calico short gown and striped country cloth petticoat. Has lost one of her under foreteeth and is about 50 years old. The owner (if she is a slave) will prove property, pay charges and take her away or she will be sold agreeably to law.

N. Rochester, Sheriff
March 25, 1805.


Nathaniel Rochester

See Goal Docket Page 23


Collection Location:
Western Maryland Room, Washington County Free Library

Published in Maryland Herald and Hagers-Town Weekly Advertiser

Rochester, Nathaniel; Jails, Washington County (Md.)

Washington County, (Md.), 1804-1806

Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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