Ten dollars reward

TEN DOLLARS REWARD. RUN-AWAY from the subscriber on the 12th inst. a negro man named PETER, about 50 years of age, 5 feet 5 inches high, yellow complexion, has a lage[sic] scar on his righ[sic] arm, occasioned by a burn--had on when he went away a homespun dress, but it is expected he will change it--he was born in this state, is very modest and has a remarkable fine voice--he is an artful fellow and will attempt to pass for a free man. Any person who will apprehend the above fellow, and secure him in the jail at Halifax, or deliver him to the subscriber at Beech-Swamp, near Enfield Court-house, shall be entitled to the above reward and all reasonable charges paid by JEREMIAH DOGGETT January 23, 1793.

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3 people are documented within NC.HAL.96.17930130.3.1215
Name Role in document
Jeremiah Doggett Placing Ad
Peter Slave
James Doggett Slaveholder