Labon, a man of color v. Risdon H. Price
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IllinoisIllinois territory of
J. St LouisSt Louis, county

Be it remembered, that on the 23d day of may 1816, personally came before me the subscriber clark of the
county court of the said county Labourne a mulatto, man
aged about twenty four years old, who did, in my presence
agree and determine promise and obligate himself to serve
SimonSimon Vanondelle as a good and faithful servant for the term
of forty years from the date of these presents for the consideration
of thirty dollars: In testimony whereof hath presents set his
hand and seal, this day and year aforesaid

Mark,
of Laboune, this 23d day of may 1816-

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