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[Deposition of Sylvester Judson]
Series VII: Legal Documents, 1709-1858, and undated
Subseries 2. Depositions, 1746-1839
Hedden, JosiahJudson, SylvesterIsabelHopson, JamesWarner, H. W. (Henry Whiting), 1787-1875
New-York Historical Society
Two-page deposition of Sylvester Judson of New York City regarding his runaway female slave, Isabel, who willfully refused to return to his service. Recorded and signed by J. Hedden [probably Josiah Hedden]. Note on verso states that the deposition was "taken and ordered by J. Hopson and J. Warner" [probably Judge James Hopson and Judge Henry Whiting Warner].
Slavery--New York (State)--New YorkFugitive slaves--New York
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