|Date||6 Oct 1807|
|Text||Henry Costen and Burton Cannon, justice of the peace, bound out as apprentice Jesse Handy, an illegitimate black child, aged 12 years as near as we have ascertained his age, unto Henry King to learn the art of a sailor, until age 21.|
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