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I. Susan Hall a resident of Brunswick Co, State of N. Carolina and well acquainted with Rachael Swain a resident of County and State aforesaid and know her to be destitute and has no friends to ajoin her and she is worthy tho attention of the united states government. 

Susan X Hall 

Martin Milan 
Sworn to before Mr James Shackelford a Justice of the Peace of New Hanover County, State foresaid this 23rd day of March 1867
J. Shackelford  J P

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*No "Hackford" in North Carolina on Censuses of this time period. Lots of "Shackelford". J.S.Hackford J.P.,? per original document

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