Thornton Kinney v. John F. Hatcher and Charles C. Bridges
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To John MJohn M Wimer Sheriff of the County of St LouisCounty of St Louis

Was Committed to the Jail of St Louis County on the
6th day of July 1853 on warrant issued by Justice PeterPeter
W JohnstoneW Johnstone as a runaway slave. [ Fountain KennyFountain ][ Fountain KennyKenny ]
alias Williamson, aged about thirty six years about
five feet ten inches high, black, and slender built,
says he was born free, in Albemarle County VA
at [ Charlottsville ], that his mother was also free born,
that he had been absent from VA- sixteen or
seventeen years, that he has resided in St LouisSt Louis off
and on for the last ten years

St LouisSt LouisJuly 7th 1853

JamesJames Castello CastelloJames Castello Jailor
St Louis County