Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

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Record #26 from Accomack County Indentures, 1798-1835

County Accomack
Date 25 June 1810
Abstract An Indenture made between the Overseers of the Poor and Ralph Corbin carry out an order made in County Court 25 June 1810 to bind Leah Corbin (Black Girl) orphan of Nanny Corbin (free Black woman) until the age of eighteen, unto Ralph Corbin who will provide sufficient Meat, Drink, Washing, Lodging, Wearing Apparel and teach her Spinning and Houeswork and also pay her Twelve Dollars at the expiration of the said time.
Name Leah Corbin
Trade Spinning and Housework

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