Slave Transfer from William Lowther, Robert Hardy and Andrew Little to Francis Nixon in behalf of John Moore November 28, 1767
Book H, No. 32
North Carolina Know all men by these presents that we William Lowther Robert Hardy & Andrew Little of Edenton in the Province aforesaid Merchants for and in consideration of the sum
of Fifty pounds Proclimation money in hand paid us before the delivery of these presents by Francis Nixon on account and in behalf of John Moore (a minor) son of Cornelius Moore of Perquimans
County and Province aforesaid and for other good causes and consideration us thereunto moving hath given granted bargained sold & set over and by these presents doth give grant bargain sell
and set over unto the said John Moore a certain negro boy about Twelve years of age called Petter
To have and to hold the said Negro Peter unto the said John Moore his heirs Executors & administrators
In witness whereof we have hereunto set over hands and seals this 28th day of November 1767
sealed and delivered in the
Lowther Hardy & Little (seal)
Perquimans October Inferior Court 1768
County Present his Majesties Justices
The certifies that the within bill of sale from William Lowther Robert Hardy & Andrew Little To Francis Nixon in trust for John Moore a minor was was proved in Court by the oath of John
McAlister & on motion is ordered to be Registered.
Test Miles Harvey C. I. C.
Registered in the Register's office of Perquimans County the 3rd day of January 1769
Test John Harvey Regr.