Ralph, a man of colour v. James Coleman and Duncan Coleman
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Quest by same-was RalphRalph or not taken there
by and with ColemanColeman Duncan's knowledge
and consent

Ans I suppose that he knew that he was going,
but whether he knew where he was going I
cannot tell

Quest by same was you or not told in KentuckyKentucky
by ColemanColeman &JesseJesse Duncan DuncanJesse Duncan about the time
that RalphRalph was taken away that theirintentionwas
to take him to the lead mines near GalenaGalena

Ans I never heard Coleman DuncanColeman Duncan say
any thing about it, JesseJesse told me that he
was going to the lead mines and RalphRalph
was along with him

Ques by same Did or did not ColemanColeman and
JesseJesse Duncan DuncanJesse Duncan live at or near the same place
at the time RalphRalph was taken to the

Ans They are

Ques by same Do you or not know of your own
knowledge that Coleman DuncanColeman Duncan knew of or consented
to JesseJesse Duncan DuncanJesse Duncan taking RalphRalph to IllinoisIllinois or the
MichiganMichigan Territory Ans I do not.

Ques by same Do you or not know positively that
those mines at which you saw RalphRalph at work were
in IllinoisIllinois I cannot tell whether they were or not

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Quest by pltff How for from Gallena was
it to where the said RalphRalph was at work

Ans It was called ten miles.

Quest by same was or was not the
place where RalphRalph was hired to work
on the IllinoisIllinoisside of the MississippiMississippi


Question By Deft Do you or not know that RalphRalph
was hired or not at the minesAns I do not that he was
hired And further this deponent saith not

HiramHiram Woodruff WoodruffHiram Woodruff

Sworn to and subscribed before me this 28th day of June 1831 at the place and between the
hours in that behalf first aforesaid

EEdward W R Woolfolk WEdward W R Woolfolk REdward W R Woolfolk WoolfolkEdward W R Woolfolk JPHC