Certificate for the Execution of Nat Turner

 

 

I certify that I executed the within

named slave Nat according

to the sentence of the Court.

 

              Edwd Butts dpty of

              Clements Rochelle Shff.

 

 

 

 

 

From Henry Irving Tragle, The Southampton Slave Revolt of 1831: A Compilation of Source Material (Amherst, MA: The University of Massachusetts Press, 1971), p. 427.