Martha Ann, a woman of colour v. Hiram Cordell
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MarthaMartha Ann AnnMartha Ann
vs
HiramHiram Cordell CordellHiram Cordell

That before the Jury can
find for the plaintiff in this case, they
must be satisfied from competent testimony,
that the slave (plaintiff in this case,) is the
identical one, spoken of by the witnesses &
in the Depositions; & that there is no evi
dence of such identity- & that they must
therefore find for the Defendant.