David McFoy, a person of color v. William Brown
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There was committed to the Common jail of St Louis County
on the 13th: day of December 1849 by PeterPeter .W
a justice of the Peace in and for said county as a run away
slave a negro man who calls himself his name DavidDavid McFoy
McFoyDavid McFoy - about 40 years of age 5 feet 10 1/2 inches- a
scar over the right eye- has heavybeard- wearswhiskers
has a wide space between the upper front teeth as though
one was out had on when committed blue cloth coat
and pants- black wool hat hickory shirt, and is supposed
to belong to the heirs of Thomas F BrownThomas F Brown of PrestonPreston CountyCounty St Louis
VirginiaVirginia

L. H. Martin
St LouisCounty St Louis County Jailor

St LouisSt LouisDec: 14th: 1849