(Sorry - I forgot to put the dated and witnessed section onto the Samuel Cathey sectin of the Dover document above.Here it is, continued from above.)
Subscribed & sworn to before me the date above Samuel Cathey
Elisha Kerklen Justice of the peace for Bledsoe County
State of Tennessee
I Scott Terry clerk of the County Court of Bledsoe County, do hereby certify that Elisha Kerklen esq., whose signature appears to the foregoing Declaration and Affidavit, is now, and was at the date of the same, an Acting Justice of the Peace, in and for said County of Bledsoe, duly commissioned and qualified to act, and that his said signature is in his own proper handwriting.
In witness whereof I have hereunder set my hand and affixed my private seal (Not having a seal of Office ) at Office the 8th day of April 1836.