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Memorandum of an agreement made this 14th Otober [[October]] 1865 1865, between The undersigned Freedman of [[strikethrough]] Franklin [[/strikethrough]] County, of Franklin State of Mississippi and James.M.Scott of ___ County of Franklin State of Mississippi. Witnesseth, That said Freedmen for the consideration hereinafter mentioned, agrees to [[strikethrough]] to [[/strikethrough]] perform good & lawful service during the remainder of the year 1865 in whatever capacity the said James M Scott may direct And the said James M Scott for the consideration herein before mentioned, agrees to furnish good and sufficient food fuel, quarters, clothing & Medical attention [[2 columned list]] Signed, sealed and delivered in presence of } | | | --- | --- | | R.N.Webb | J M Scott [SEAL.] | W. Scott | Anna her mark [SEAL] | | Gabriel his mark | | | Aly her mark | | Barnster his mark | Raus his mark | | Jane her mark | | | Meshack his mark | | | Clarecy her mark | | | Charity her mark |
After W. Scott I am not confident in any of those names so the entire thing is in double brackets, please help if you can confirm or fix my work, thank you
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