Surry County Records...Book I, 1652-1672....Page 6...Eliza Timberlake Davis Page 31. In Part: Wee whose names are hereafter subscribed called and commanded by the Worshipful Court of the Countye of Surry the 2nd day of 9br, now instructed to Inquire and finde how Jno. Briant, the late servant of Jno. Spilltimber and Jno Bradye came to his death and therefore by same doe find ye Jno. Briant died a natural death. Witness our hand and seale this 3 9br 1653. Signed: WM. AGBBROROWE?
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Page 35. 17 May 1653. Henerye Randolph, merchant, sells to Richard Attkins of Chard in (illegible) in Somerset, Colony of Va., 5180 lbs of tobacco. Signed: Hen. Randolphe Wit.: Ab. Wood, Sack Brewster