Milly v. Stephen Smith
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of MillyMilly was above 35.years old. yellow
six feet, & very, likely,- He ShefMillyMilly ,
when she was away was pregnant_I
think it was in the year,1826. Shipman,
had three, negros & no others ElizaEliza , &
SarahSarah , who was taken by the Sheriff & sold,
I knew Shipman, was holding, & secreting,
them slaves for sometime to keep, them,
from being, taken by the sheriff,- Sometimes,
having them in Balalm & sometimes,
in HenryHenry as he could, have, the
was shifted from County to county,
He left KentuckyKentucky, taking with
him MillyMilly , her sons HarryHarry BillyBilly ,- Davy,
& two others named, May & AnneAnne , children
of MillyMilly - He stated to me them, negroes
now should be taken to pay his debts,
about Shelbyville, if he could help,
it that he would run them to here
first,_ He stated, these negros he had
mortgaged, to the Dft,StephenStephen Smith ,SmithStephen Smith
Be guarded having done, it me
to he would, endeavor, to
keep,[ there ] claim, of the negroes,
if could, by any means,

Burt G Porrell