was occasioned by the winds and neglect.
Has known McHardy to make 50 or 60 bales of cotton with his 21 hands in good years. 1812 was a very fine year for a crop. 1812 was a very fine year for a crop. There was a cold spring in 1813- it was not a good year for planting but an average crop would have been made had they been properly attended to. McHardy owned some cattle and horses w don't know that he lost them.
J George R. Fairbanks Clerk of said Court do hereby certify that the foregoing in a true transcript of [?] minutes of testimony of [?] Pellicius from the original [?] of the same
[?] my hand and seal of said [?] this 21 Novr 1853 at St Augustine Fla
No R Fairbanks Clerk
State of Florida
Office of Clerk of Court
Court for St. John County
City of St. Augustine
[?] Davin R [?] clerk of said Court hereby certify that no foregoing is a true copy of the original paper in the cause on file in this office.
[?] my hand and [?] seal of said Court this 16' day of Feby 1856.
Davin R. [?] Clerk