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These are continued from a page not available as of this posting. deceased, by which they have laid off and allotted to the said Susanna Williams, two Negroes, to wit: Jacob, a boy about nine years old, and Celia, a girl about three years old, and fifty [$50.00] dollars in money; concurred in Court and report filed. An Inventory of the Estate of Joseph Mathis, dec'd, returned to Court by Jacob Mathis, the Adm'ri ordered to be recorded. An Account of the Sale of the Estate of Joseph Mathis, dec'd, was returned to Court by Jacob Mathis, the Adm'r; ordered to be recorded. Jacob Mathis is appointed Overseer of the Road in the room of John Monk and to have the same District and hands. Upon motion Willis Sikes has obtained leave to erect a store house on the Court House lott, so as not to be too near the Court House to interrupt the business of the Court. A Report of the Committee appointed to settle with Zilpah Cummins and the heirs of Benjamin Byrd, dec'd, was returned to Court, concurred and ordered to be recorded and filed. The Court adjourned till tomorrow morning, nine o' clock.