Pierre, a man of color v. Gabrial Chouteau
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Province Of CanadaCanada,
District of MontrealDistrict of Montreal.

To All to whom these Presents shall come,

I, WilliamWilliam N. Crawford, Notary Public,
duly commissioned and sworn in and for that part of the said
Province of CanadaProvince of Canada heretofore called Lower CanadaCanada, dwelling in
the City of MontrealCity of Montreal in the District and Province aforesaid,

Do hereby Certify and Declare, That the foregoing or annexed
manuscript within four pages of foolscap, comprises a faithful and
authentic copy of a certain Act of the Parliament of the late Province
of Upper CanadaCanada made and passed in the second session of the first
Parliament thereof in the thirty third years of the Reign of GeorgeGeorge III
1793. Chap. VII entitled an act to prevent the further introduction
of slaves and to limit the term of contracts for within
this Province." the said manuscript copy having been duly
and carefully collated by me the said Notary with the
Original thereof found in the revised statutes of Upper CanadaCanada
Published by authority Vol.I. Public Acts
Toronts RobertRobert Stanton, Printer to the
Queens Most Excellent Majesty
was found to correspond in every respect there with

Act of all which being requested of me, the said Notary, I have
granted these presents, under my Notarial Form and Seal of
Office, to serve and avail as occasion shall or may require.

In Faith and Testimony whereof, I have hereunto set
my name and seal of Office aforesaid, this Twenty seventh day of April in the year of our Lord, One thousand eight hundred and forty six

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In Test: Veritatis

Wm. N. Crawford, N.P.

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