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Jacob Watson, 27, ordinary fellow. Formerly slave to Philip Watson, Richmond County, Virginia; left him in 1776. GBC.

George Price, 40, ordinary fellow. Formerly slave to Richard Barrisworth, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780. GMC.

Thomas Freeman, 31, stout fellow. Formerly slave to John Roots, Gloucester County, Virginia; left him in 1781. GBC.

Peter Robertson, 24, ordinary fellow. Formerly slave to Frederick Jay, New York; left him in 1779. GBC.

Roger Scott, 57, ordinary fellow. Formerly slave to Lord Dunmore; say she got his freedom from Lord Dunmore.

Henry Calls, 22, stout fellow. Formerly slave to George Hillis, Nansemon, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

James Rea, 24, ordinary fellow without legs. Formerly slave to George Wilk, Williamsburg, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Robert Cain, 19, likely lad. Formerly slave to William Harriot, Georgetown, Virginia; left him in 1777.

Silas Bright, 26, stout fellow. Formerly slave to William Fife, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1776. GBC.

George Johnson, 29, ordinary fellow. Says he was free; served his time at Sterling Ironworks. GBC.

Joseph Warrington, 25, stout fellow. Formerly slave to George Bundeck, Eastern Shore, Virginia; left him in 1780. GMC.

George Wise, 30, stout fellow. Formerly slave to Francis Thorowgood, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1778. GBC.

Robert Hoult, 24, stout fellow. Formerly slave to William Hoult, Williamsburgh, Virginia; left him in 1779. GBC.

Ben Frankham, 21, ordinary fellow. Says he was born free in Charlestown, South Carolina; certified by GMC.

Alexander Duke, 21, stout fellow. Says he was born free in Barbadoes; certified by GMC.

Joseph Heartlie, 20, stout fellow. Says he was born free in Virginia; certified by GMC.

Richard Bush, 60, ordinary fellow. Formerly slave to Nancy Goddin, Nansemon, Virginia; left her in 1778. GMC.

Sam Saunders, 20, likely lad. Formerly slave to John Beans, Crane Island, Virginia; left him in 1778. GBC.

Betsey Elliott, 25, ordinary wench. Proved free by Bill of Sale produced.

Lucy Jackson, 25, ordinary wench. Says she was born free Rhode Island; certified by GBC.

Peggy Mintin, 22, likely wench, Quadroon. Formerly slave to William Black, Williamsburgh, Virginia; left him in 1779. GBC.

Fanny Harris, 20, likely wench & daughter 7 months old. Formerly slave to Mrs. Bird, James River, Virginia; left her in 1779. GMC.

Nelly Bush, 54, ordinary wench. Formerly slave to Andrew Stewart, Princess Ann, Virginia; left him in 1777. GBC.

Jenny Fracklan, 24, ordinary wench. Says she was born free in the house of Mr. John Pew, Norfolk County, Virginia. GMC.

Nancy Bassett, 28, likely wench, M. Proved to be free as Certified by GBC.

Patience Jackson, 23, very likely wench, M. Says she was born free Rhode Island; certified by GBC.

Rebecca Duke, 16, ordinary wench, M. Says she was born free; she lived with Mr. Baird, Virginia; certified by GMC.

Jane Bush, 17, likely wench, M. Formerly slave to Andrew Stewart, Crane Island, Virginia; left him in 1779. GBC.

Peggy Wise, 26, stout wench. Formerly slave to Humphrey Guin of Guin's Island; left him in 1776. GBC.

Katty Bridges, 54, ordinary wench, M. Born free as certified by GBC.

Jane Bridges, 13, likely girl, quadroon. Born free as certified by GBC.

Hannah Lynning, 34, ordinary wench, blind of an eye. Formerly slave to John Lynning, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780. GMC.

Mellia Johnson, 19, fine girl. Says she was born free, South Hampton, Long Island. GBC.

Since Dean, 62, ordinary wench. Formerly slave to Samuel Colbert, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1778. GBC.

Dinah Johnson, 54, ordinary wench. Formerly slave to Mr. Harry Holland of New York who left her free at his death. GBC.

Patty Vantile, 21, fine wench. Proved to be free; certified by Mr. David Mathews, Mayor.

Massey Vantile, 4. Proved to be free; certified by Mr. David Mathews, Mayor.

Rebecca Scott, 20, ordinary wench. Formerly slave to Thomas Rutledge, Beaufort, South Carolina; left him in 1778. GMC.

Joseph Scott, 11, likely boy. Formerly slave to Thomas Rutledge, Beaufort, South Carolina; left him 1778.

Mary Scott, ½, an infant. Born free

Mary Bright, 26, ordinary wench. Born free at Jamaica, Long Island; certified by Mr. Hugh Miller.

Matthew. Born free.

Silas, 1 ½, infant. Born free.