August 25, 1815 (American Recorder, a newspaper of Washington, Beaufort, NC, 2d
And Committed to the Jail of this town on the 15th inst. as a Runaway, a negro man by the name of
Who was the property of William Little, of Pitt county, and says that he belongs to James Tindle, of Anson county. The said negro is a stout, well made fellow, and of a black complexion; about five feet seven or eight inches high; from thirty to thirty-five years of age. The owner of said negro is requested to come forward, prove property, pay charges, and take him away.
R.H. Bonner, Jailor.
Aug. 18, tf.