Free Negro Bond for Martin
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Know all men by these presents that we
Lucy Martin as principal and Augustin
Kennedy as security are held and firmly
bound unto the State of MifsouriMissouri in the
sum of two hundred dollars to the pay=
ment of which we bind ourselves, our
heirs, executors and administrators and
each and every of them firmly by them>lb/> presents, sealed with our seals and dated
this third day of May in the year Eigh= teen hundred and forty-three

The condition fo this obligation is such
that whereas on the third day of May
of the year above written the County Court
or the county of St. Louis and state of
MifsouriMissouri _Now if the said Lucy Martin
shall during the residence in said
state, will deport and conduct her=
self as a good and orderly citizen then
this obligation to be void, otherwise to re=
main in full force and effect in law


John B King

Lucy her X mark Martin.



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Lucy Martin
To Bond

The State of MifsouriMissouri

3rd May 1843