Indenture of Mitchell Floyd, 1758.
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This Indenture made this [blank] Day of [blank] in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and Fifty Eight Witnesseth That Mitchell Floyd Orphan and Son of Samuel Floyd late of the County of King William Planter deceased hath of his own free and voluntary Will and by and with the Approbation Consent and Order of the Court of the said County of King William placed and bound himself Apprentice with John Rain of the said County, Taylor to be taught in the said Trade. science or Occupation of a Taylor which he that said John Rain now useth, and with him as an Apprentice to dwell, continue and serve, from this Day of the Date hereof, unto the full [End?] and Term of [blank] from [thence next ensuing?], and fully to be compleat and ended, during all which Term, the said Apprentice his said Master will and faithfully shall serve, from the Service of his said Master he shall not at any Time depart or absent himself without his said Master's Leave: But in all Things, as a good and faithful Apprentice, shall and will Demean and Behave himself towards his said Master and all his, during the said Term. And the said Master his said Apprentice the said Trade, science or Occupation of a Taylor, with all Things thereunto belonging, shall and will teach and instruct, or cause to be well and sufficiently taught and instructed, after the best way and Manner that he can, and shall and will cause his said Apprentice to be learned to read and write, and also shall and will find and