HenryHenry R Hendrickson of lawful age
being produced, sworn and examined on the part
of the plaintiff, deposeth and saith:
Question by plaintiff: where you reside?
answer: I live in the town of Nevill, Clairmont
County, State if OhioOhio.
question: how long have you lived there?
answer: about ten months.
question: did you ever live in any other County in the State of OhioOhio and
if so state how long and when?
answer: I did live in Brown CountyBrown County State of OhioOhio some
question: state what time you lived in BrownBrown County
answer: I did live in Brown CountyBrown County between the
years 1837 and 1850.
question: did you know James BowdJames Bowd , and if so
state when you first become acquainted with him?
answer: Yes, I know James BowdJames Bowd , and became
acquainted with him since the year eighteen
hundred and forty; and have known him since that
question: where did you become acquainted with
him, at what place?
answer: in Brown CountyBrown County, State of OhioOhio.
question: do you know whereabout Mr. BowdBowd
resided before he came to the State of OhioOhio?
answer: he resided in Louisburg, Louis County
State of KentuckyKentucky.
question: do you know how long BowdBowd do you
know that James BowdJames Bowd resided in the State of OhioOhio, and if so, state how long?
answer: yes, James BowdJames Bowd did live in the StateOhio
of OhioOhio, in Brown CountyBrown County, two years.
question: where were you present, when JamesJames Bowd
BowdJames Bowd landed in the State of OhioOhio? with his family
answer: Yes I was.
question: do you know that James BowdJames Bowd brought
a family to the State of OhioOhio?
answer: Yes he did.
question: do you know that if there was any
negro family servants with Mr. BowdsBowd family?
when they landed in Brown CountyBrown County, State of OhioOhio?
answer: Yes, there was two coloured persons
a woman and a girl in James BowdsJames Bowds family
question: do you know the names of the
coloured persons spoken of?
answer: the womans name was LucyLucy , the
girls name was MaryMary .
question: what was about the age of the girl
to judge from her appearance?
answer: I suppose, something over twelve
years of age.
question: do you know the colour of the girl MaryMary ?
answer: I would call her a dark mulatto.