Deed Book 7, p560
28 Feb 1762
Frederick Rives) of Brunswick County of the other part, Witnesseth that the said Thomas Bottom for and in consideration of the Affection he hath for his GrandDaughter Mary Magdaline, Wife of the said Frederick, Hath given granted and confirmed And by these presents doth give grant and confirm unto her the said Mary Magdaline Rives One Negro Woman Slave Named Anaky one Negro Girl named Doll about five years old and one Negro Boy about five months old named Hampton To have and To hold the said three Negro slaves and their increase free from the claim and Demand of all and every other person or persons whatsoever unto the said Mary Magdaline Rives and her Heirs forever. In witness whereof the said Thomas Bottom hath hereunto set his hand and affixed his seal the Day and year first above written.
Sealed and Delivered }Thomas Bottom Senr (LS)
In Presence of }
At a Court held for Amelia County the 25th Day of March 1762 This Deed of Gift was acknowledged by the within named Thomas Bottom Party thereto and ordered to be Recorded.
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