was well acquianted with Mr. DuncanDuncan . He moved
to this county in the fall 1815 and lived a near
neighbor to me until his oath which was in November 1818
I do not believe the boy was ever in the State ofIllinois IllinoisIllinois
at the lick until after the old man's death
Mr. DuncanDuncan had a blacksmith shop at his house
and I worked in the shop a good deal and had
an opportunity of knowing whether his negroes
were from home or not and am confident that
he Mr. DuncanDuncan let none of his negroes go
to the State ofIllinois IllinoisIllinois in his life time.
And further this deponent sayith sid.