Stephen F. Austin to Unknown, 05-16-1825
Summary: Deposition of Wm. Pryor concerning a stolen slave.
Before me Stephen F. Austin Judge of the Colony on the Brazos
River in said Department personally apeared William Pryor who
was summoned at the request of Leonard Duboys to give testimony
relative to the Negro Gabriel and said Pryor being duly sworn,
deposeth and sayeth, that some time in the month of
Deponent further saieth that he has never seen said Negro since he saw him in Nacogdoches at the time of the Law suit with said Maria Louisa Veillon relative to said Negro, and never heard that he was brought to this Colony by any person.
San Felipe de Austin
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