COMMITTED TO THE JAIL Of Duplin county, a negro man, who says that his name is HILLIARD, and that he belongs to John H. Harrison of Halifax county, N. C., and was hired to George Hooper of Brunswick county. Said boy weighs about 160, appears to be about 26 or 28 years old, dark complected, five feet eight inches heigh [sic]. The owner is requested to come forward prove property, pay charges and take him away, or he will be dealt with as the law directs. JOHN B. HUSSEY, Jailor. April 10, 1854. 183-1t--32-tf

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3 people are documented within NC.NEW.170.18540414.3.2679
Name Role in document
John B. Hussey, Jailor Placing Ad
Hilliard Slave
John H. Harrison Slaveholder